Prescott, Arizona 

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Population

41,468

22% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$45,190

Avg. Home Price

$356,100

Best Places to Live in Prescott, Arizona

Small city - Northwest Arizona, south end of Chino Valley
Pros
-Pleasant climate
-Historic interest
-Attractive downtown
Cons
-Home prices
-Entertainment
-Water shortages

Local Listings in Prescott, AZ
 $380,000 
5289 Porter Creek Dr # NWVC8M
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1953 SqFt
 $380,000 
5289 Porter Creek Dr # NWVC8M
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1953 SqFt
 $296,000 
1359 Lone Elk Trl # MUZ4UQ
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2118 SqFt
 $315,000 
1505 Marvin Gardens Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1481 SqFt

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

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Arizona
County: Yavapai County
Metro Area: Prescott Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning 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 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Prescott jobs have increased by 2.69%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Prescott's cost of living is 27.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Prescott's Cost of Living

VOTING
Yavapai county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Prescott's population is 41,468 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 22.19%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Prescott is $354,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.27%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Prescott

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. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Prescott

It's a good time to buy in Prescott. Home Appreciation is up 7.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Prescott Real Estate or Find top agents in Prescott

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Reviews for Prescott   52 Reviews
Prescott is full of Charm and Magic - 3/15/2019
Good Morning ... I have been reading these reviews and from the verbiage, most of the opinions are from the younger population and are stupid. If someone is talking... Read More

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Do your homework before you come to Prescott - 11/17/2018
I have live in Prescott since October of 2015 and my experience here has been mix. I would lean more on the negative than anything else. For one, this town is the worse... Read More

Cons outweigh the pros - 10/29/2018
Pros-Prescott scenery is nice. Two casinos. There is Prescott National Forest, several lakes for boating and fishing only, no swimming. Lots of hiking trails and camping... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PRESCOTT, ARIZONA
86301 86305 86303 86313

NEW LISTINGS IN PRESCOTT AZ
$380,000
5289 Porter Creek Dr # NWVC8M
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$296,000
1359 Lone Elk Trl # MUZ4UQ
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$315,000
1505 Marvin Gardens Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$319,900
886 Trail Head Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$421,400
5289 Porter Creek Dr # NENW09
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$390,900
5289 Porter Creek Dr # CYOZXZ
Bed 2 | Bath 3.0 |

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