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Prescott is Everybody's Hometown

Prescott, Arizona, is a breath taking town filled with beauty and charming history. Prescott is equal distance from Phoenix and Flagstaff in Yavapai County.

The beauty of the mountains, lakes, biking/horse/hiking trails, and pines combine to give Prescott, Arizona a one of a kind beauty. Prescott is home to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Yavapai College and Prescott College. The community has been referred to as “Everybody’s Hometown” due to the fact that it is a fabulous place to retire, live, and call “Home”.

Prescott is located in the Bradshaw Mountains of central Arizona, at an altitude of 5,400 feet. The average high temperature in the winter in Prescott is around 52 degrees and averages 89 in the summer. Approximately 45,000 people call Prescott home, but the surrounding “Quad-City” area of Dewey-Humboldt, Chino Valley, and Prescott Valley and the smaller towns of Mayer, Paulden, and Wilhoit, comprise around 150,000 people.

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Prescott Residential Resources

Want to know even more about residential life in this outstanding city of beautiful homes, friendly faces, and big opportunities? You don’t have to look far! As your Prescott experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!

Quick Facts

Population (2016): 42,513
Population Growth Since 2000: +6.7%
Zip Code: 86301, 86303, 86304, 86313
County: Yavapai
Mean Home Price (2013): $272,200

Travel Times

Phoenix, AZ: 1 hr 45 min
Flagstaff, AZ: 1 hr 40 min
Public Transportation: Yavapai Regional Transit
Highways: I-89, AZ-69


District: Prescott Unified School District

Elementary: Abia Judd, Lincoln, Taylor Hicks
Middle: Granite Mountain School, Prescott Mile High Middle
High: Prescott

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What You'll Love About Prescott

The Amenities

Delicious local eateries, big-box retailers, locally owned boutiques, and many modern conveniences are waiting in Prescott.

The Outdoors

Prescott is known for its easy access to nature. Hiking trails, forests, nature centers and lakes are all over the place!

The Weather

Warm winters and mild summers are two of the reasons Prescott is so highly sought-after by homebuyers.

A Closely Knit Community

Prescott is a pretty happening place. Residents here are proud of the community they live in, and the City of Prescott regularly hosts a number of fun events designed to foster a closely knit, inclusive community. Enjoy taking part in live musical performances, tasting exhibitions featuring local restaurants and brewers, seasonal festivals and holiday celebrations, and community-focused professional workshops. If you're looking for an active community to take part in, Prescott is a phenomenal choice with a lot to offer.

Rich History

Prescott is known for its historic character and charming Downtown area. Taking a stroll through Prescott is like touring a museum, as you'll get to see traditional Victorian architecture, the historic Prescott Peavine Trail, the 1930s-era Ken Lidley Stadium, as well as a number of museums celebrating Prescott's Western heritage. 

The Wonders of Nature

Retirees, millennials, and residents of all ages can agree that outdoor recreation in Prescott is a wonder in itself. Whether you enjoy hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, or simply enjoying scenic vistas and desert wonders, you're sure to find exactly what you're looking for in Prescott. Winters never get too cold, so every day of the year is a perfect time to explore nature. Golf enthusiasts will love having four fantastic courses and country clubs at their disposal, and parks here are beautifully maintained.

Find Your Niche in Prescott

Find the home that's right for you in Prescott! Contact Joni or Wayne at The Cahn Team today for more information on real estate and homes for sale in Prescott.

The multiple listing information is provided by the Prescott Area Association of REALTORS® from a copyrighted compilation of listings. The compilation of listings and each individual listing are ©2022 Prescott Area Association of REALTORS®. All Rights Reserved.

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