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

Median Age

56.6

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.7 / 6.7

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Prescott, Arizona

Prescott, Arizona is situated in Yavapai County providing visitors access to leisure areas such as Watson Lake Park combined with local restaurants like Bill’s Pizza & Pub. Small city - Northwest Arizona, south end of Chino Valley.
State: Arizona
County: Yavapai County
Metro Area: Prescott Metro Area
City: Prescott
Zip Codes: 86301 86305 86303 86313
Cost of Living: 22.1% higher
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 5354 ft above sea level

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Prescott, Az Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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.


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 22.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Prescott's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Prescott, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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   62 Reviews
Severe shortage of medical providers - 5/27/2022
I've lived here for 11 years and love the small town feel, perfect weather and great mountain biking. I am a medical professional in the area and am providing this as I... Read More

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Prescott is great! - 9/11/2021
Yes, there is music here. We have a downtown with a courthouse area and yard where bands and singers perform. Also restaurants/saloons in Whiskey Row. The weather is... Read More

Conservative Prescott - 9/11/2021
My wife and I both retired from California. I retired from a law enforcement career and my wife was a teacher. We are both very conservative, I more than my wife. We... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PRESCOTT, ARIZONA
86301 86305 86303 86313

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