Prescott Metro Area, Arizona 

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Population

220,972

+5.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Median Income

$44,000

Median Home Price

$313,300

United States / Arizona / Prescott Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

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.

Pros
Pleasant climate
Historic interest
Attractive downtown
Cons
Home prices
Entertainment
Water shortages
 $501,268 
5326 Rocky Vista Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 3 | 2148 SqFt
 $365,000 
719 Gail Gardner Way Unit 38
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1188 SqFt
 $349,000 
1450 E Forest Service Road 81 Rd
Bed 1 | Bath 0 | 495 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.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Arizona
County:
Metro Area: Prescott Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat 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

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Prescott Metro Area is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). 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
October, May and April are the most pleasant months in the Prescott metro area, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
The Prescott metro area voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Prescott Metro Area's population is 220,972 people. Since 2010, 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 $313,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%. Check out the homes in the area

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

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NEW LISTINGS IN PRESCOTT
$501,268
5326 Rocky Vista Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$365,000
719 Gail Gardner Way Unit 38
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$349,000
1450 E Forest Service Road 81 Rd
Bed 1 | Bath 0

$329,000
S Kaibab Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,500
1120 N Opal Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$1,499,000
5632 E Chase Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$879,900
11975 Triple Crown Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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