Email us

Prescott

The charming city boasts a unique blend of natural beauty, rich history, and a vibrant community.

Welcome to Prescott

Prescott, Arizona, nestled in the picturesque Bradshaw Mountains, offers a stunning landscape that captivates residents and visitors alike. Known as "Everybody's Hometown," this charming city boasts a unique blend of natural beauty, rich history, and a vibrant community.
 
The landscape of Prescott is characterized by rolling hills, expansive forests, and breathtaking mountain vistas. Towering ponderosa pines dominate the area, creating a serene and refreshing atmosphere. The city's higher elevation provides a mild four-season climate, making it an ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts throughout the year.
 
Prescott offers an abundance of outdoor activities for all ages and interests. The nearby Prescott National Forest provides endless opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding along its vast network of trails. Within Prescott one can explore the iconic Granite Dells, a geological wonder featuring massive granite boulders and picturesque lakes, perfect for kayaking, canoeing, and fishing.
 
For those seeking a more leisurely experience, the downtown area of Prescott is a hub of history, culture, and entertainment. The historic Whiskey Row, lined with quaint shops, art galleries, and charming restaurants, takes visitors on a journey back in time to the days of the Wild West. The famous Prescott Courthouse Square serves as a central gathering place for community events, live music performances, and seasonal festivals.
 
Prescott also has a thriving arts and culture scene. The city hosts numerous art galleries, theaters, and museums, showcasing the talent and heritage of the region.
 
Prescott's sense of community is vibrant, with regular farmer's markets, craft fairs, and local events that bring residents together. The city also has a strong focus on preserving its natural beauty and offers numerous parks and recreational areas for families to enjoy, including Watson, Willow, Lynx, and Goldwater Lakes.
 
In addition to its outdoor splendor, Prescott is renowned for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere. The city's small-town charm, combined with a wide range of amenities and services, creates a high quality of life for residents and a memorable experience for visitors.
 
Whether you're exploring the great outdoors, immersing yourself in history and culture, or simply enjoying the warm community spirit, Prescott, Arizona, offers an enchanting landscape and a wealth of activities.
 
  • Current Population of Prescott: 46,833 (2021)
  • Altitude: 5,367

Overview for Prescott, AZ

45,063 people live in Prescott, where the median age is 60.5 and the average individual income is $41,225. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

45,063

Total Population

60.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$41,225

Average individual Income

Around Prescott, AZ

There's plenty to do around Prescott, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

4
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
28
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Fite & Sons Mercantile, Rendez-Vous On The Square, and The Purple Cat.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 3.4 miles 50 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.33 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.19 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.18 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.17 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.86 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Prescott, AZ

Prescott has 21,186 households, with an average household size of 2.02. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Prescott do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 45,063 people call Prescott home. The population density is 1,002.08 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

45,063

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

60.5

Median Age

48.74 / 51.26%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
21,186

Total Households

2.02

Average Household Size

$41,225

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Prescott, AZ

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Prescott. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Mountain Oak Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
Northpoint Expeditionary Learning Academy
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
3/5
Christian Academy Of Prescott
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Lincoln Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Prescott High School
PUBLIC
8th - 12th
3/5
MIJTED - Prescott High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Prescott Mile High Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Washington Traditional School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
Sacred Heart Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Trinity Christian School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Tri-City College Prep High School
PUBLIC
5th - 12th
4/5
MIJTED - Yavapai College CTEC
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Granite Mountain Middle School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
Abia Judd Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5
Willow Creek Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
La Tierra Community School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
5/5
Home Search

Work With Paige

With my hardworking team we strive to provide you with the best results possible. Whether that is finding your dream home and/or selling your current home, we are here to negotiate the best deal and price for you. Allow us to take the stress off your shoulders to ensure you have a pleasant and fun experience. Give me a call, you won’t be disappointed.

Contact Me