Prescott Metro Area, Arizona 

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Population

240,226

+5.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.6%

Median Income

$44,000

Median Home Price

$418,900

Median Age

52.2

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.6 / 7.1

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Prescott Metro Area, Arizona

Small city - Northwest Arizona, south end of Chino Valley. October, May and April are the most pleasant months in the Prescott metro area, while December and January 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:
Metro Area: Prescott Metro Area
Political Ideology: Strongly conservative
City: Prescott Valley, Prescott, 25 total
Zip Codes: 86314, 86326, 86301, 86305, 86303, 86323, 86322, 86336, 86327, 86315, 28 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 5354 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Prescott Metro Area is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Prescott Metro Area jobs have increased by 2.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Prescott Metro Area's cost of living is 10.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Prescott Metro Area's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Prescott Metro Area's population is 240,226 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Prescott Metro Area is Real Estate: $418,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%.

SCHOOLS
Prescott Metro Area public schools spend $6,886 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.6 students per teacher in Prescott Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Prescott

It's a good time to buy in Prescott. Home Appreciation is up 27.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Prescott is $418,900.

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MAPS OF PRESCOTT METRO AREA, ARIZONA
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ZIP CODES IN PRESCOTT METRO AREA, ARIZONA
86314, 86326, 86301, 86305, 86303, 86323, 86322, 86336, 86327, 86315, 28 total

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