Prescott, Arizona 

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Population

44,837

+3.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.9%

Median Income

$45,190

Median Home Price

$509,900

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Best Places to Live in Prescott, Arizona

Small city - Northwest Arizona, south end of Chino Valley. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Prescott, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Prescott, AZ Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Pleasant climate
Historic interest
Attractive downtown
Cons
Home prices
Entertainment
Water shortages


What Bert Has To Say About Prescott Metro Area

Prescott is a pleasant, prosperous, and historic desert mountain city located about 60 miles south of Sedona, a popular arts and retirement community. Downtown is clean, quiet and is a mix of old West and Midwest with a number of historic structures. Older homes, mostly of Victorian vintage, are nicely kept and restored, due in part to preservation incentives. There are more than 700 structures listed in the National Register of Historic Places.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Arizona
County: Yavapai County
Metro Area: Prescott Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Prescott
Zip Codes: 86301 86305 86303 86313
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 5354 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Prescott is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Prescott jobs have increased by 2.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Prescott's cost of living is 15.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Prescott's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Yavapai county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 63.7% to 34.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Prescott's population is 44,837 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Prescott is Real Estate: $509,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%.

SCHOOLS
Prescott public schools spend $6,016 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.7 students per teacher in Prescott. More Education



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Housing Market in Prescott

It's a good time to buy in Prescott. Home Appreciation is up 26.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Prescott is $509,900.

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Reviews for Prescott   60 Reviews
Moving from Nola to out West (Albuquerque or…help - 8/1/2021
I’ve lived in New Orleans for last 17 yrs post divorce. Moved 19 yrs old to Florida. I’ve outgrown the city, weather, population, traffic, horrible roads and streets. I... Read More

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Best place I’ve lived. - 6/7/2021
I just moved here. Friendliest people I’ve ever encountered. Sooooo much better than Denver where there’s scores of homeless people, human feces on the sidewalks, BLM... Read More

Don’t move here, very unfriendly - 3/6/2021
I’ve lived in Prescott for three years and can’t wait to leave. Filled with extreme right wing conservatives. We will be selling our home and move back to... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PRESCOTT, ARIZONA
86301 86305 86303 86313

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