Prescott, Arizona

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Population in 2017: 42,731 (91% urban, 9% rural).
Population change since 2000: +25.9%
 
Males: 20,905  (48.9%)
Females: 21,826  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

57.8 years
Arizona median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 86301, 86313.

Prescott Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,822 (it was $35,446 in 2000)
Prescott:

$50,822
AZ:

$56,581

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,411 (it was $22,565 in 2000)

Prescott city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $338,010 (it was $148,600 in 2000)
Prescott:

$338,010
AZ:

$223,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $336,969; detached houses: $363,884; townhouses or other attached units: $205,053; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $287,856; mobile homes: $87,535; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $3,302

Median gross rent in 2017: $902.

March 2019 cost of living index in Prescott: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.9%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.7% for Black residents, 20.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for American Indian residents, 26.5% for other race residents, 19.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Prescott, AZ (2017)
    • 36,76085.8%White alone
    • 3,1597.4%Hispanic
    • 8562.0%Two or more races
    • 4941.2%Asian alone
    • 4411.0%American Indian alone
    • 3050.7%Black alone
    • 660.2%Other race alone

Races in Prescott detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 67 registered sex offenders living in Prescott, Arizona as of June 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Prescott is 632 to 1.


Crime rates in Prescott by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(7.2)
1
(2.3)
1
(2.3)
2
(4.6)
0
(0.0)
4
(9.9)
2
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(9.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(4.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(29.8)
12
(28.6)
7
(16.4)
2
(4.6)
8
(18.3)
11
(26.6)
12
(29.7)
14
(34.6)
7
(17.2)
6
(14.6)
11
(26.6)
10
(23.6)
11
(25.6)
11
(25.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
22
(54.7)
32
(76.4)
19
(44.5)
22
(50.9)
27
(61.7)
13
(31.4)
13
(32.2)
19
(47.0)
11
(27.0)
14
(34.2)
13
(31.4)
18
(42.5)
15
(34.9)
2
(4.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
109
(270.8)
134
(319.8)
103
(241.4)
94
(217.6)
110
(251.4)
111
(267.9)
142
(351.4)
133
(329.0)
106
(260.1)
121
(295.2)
109
(263.3)
142
(335.5)
131
(304.8)
121
(280.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
386
(958.9)
318
(758.9)
279
(653.8)
244
(564.9)
266
(608.0)
221
(533.5)
260
(643.5)
197
(487.4)
182
(446.6)
179
(436.7)
140
(338.2)
175
(413.5)
121
(281.6)
107
(247.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,365
(3,391)
1,133
(2,704)
1,059
(2,482)
946
(2,190)
941
(2,151)
979
(2,363)
960
(2,376)
883
(2,185)
855
(2,098)
1,004
(2,449)
884
(2,136)
720
(1,701)
757
(1,761)
749
(1,735)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
127
(315.5)
90
(214.8)
49
(114.8)
40
(92.6)
31
(70.9)
51
(123.1)
38
(94.0)
24
(59.4)
48
(117.8)
46
(112.2)
37
(89.4)
29
(68.5)
25
(58.2)
40
(92.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
19
(47.2)
19
(45.3)
2
(4.7)
15
(34.7)
8
(18.3)
8
(19.3)
6
(14.8)
9
(22.3)
4
(9.8)
5
(12.2)
5
(12.1)
5
(11.8)
2
(4.7)
5
(11.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)322.4302.6233.7201.7226.8226.0271.1243.8198.5218.5218.9201.2186.7181.3

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City-data.com crime index in Prescott, AZ

Crime rate in Prescott detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 81 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Arizona average:

1.77
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Ancestries: German (15.7%), English (12.3%), American (9.1%), Irish (6.6%), Italian (5.3%), European (4.2%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1883

Elevation: 5386 feet

Land area: 37.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,153 people per square mile   (low).

Prescott, Arizona map

2,203 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 0.9% North America, 0.8% Latin America, 0.8% Asia).

This city:

5.1%
Arizona:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,475 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,583 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Deer Valley, AZ (60.5 miles , pop. 148,777).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Glendale, AZ (69.9 miles , pop. 218,812).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (75.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Prescott Valley, AZ (2.9 miles ),
Williamson, AZ (2.9 miles ),
Dewey-Humboldt, AZ (3.5 miles ),
Wilhoit, AZ (3.6 miles ),
Chino Valley, AZ (3.6 miles ),
Mayer, AZ (4.0 miles ),
Paulden, AZ (4.8 miles ),
Spring Valley, AZ (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 34.57 N, Longitude: 112.46 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Mile-High City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +15,131 (+35.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 10,351 (68.5%)

Area codes: 928, 520

Distribution of median household income in Prescott, AZ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Prescott, AZ in 2017
Prescott satellite photo by USGS

Prescott tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
Arizona:

4.6%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Prescott, AZ
Historical housing units in Prescott, AZ

Population change in the 1990s: +6,576 (+24.0%).
Most common industries in Prescott, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.0%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.4%)
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Prescott, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (2.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.7%)

Average climate in Prescott, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Prescott, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.3. This is better than average.

City:

55.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 39.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.7
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Prescott-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Arizona state average. It is 475% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 233.9 miles away from Prescott center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 226.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 207.8 miles away from Prescott center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 230.4 miles away from Prescott center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 219.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 372.6 miles away from Prescott center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yavapai County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 6, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Prescott topographic map

Main business address for: ROCKY MOUNTAIN MINERALS INC (MINERAL ROYALTY TRADERS).

Hospitals in Prescott:

  • HOSPICE FAMILY CARE-PRESCOTT (100 EAST SHELDON SUITE100)
  • VA NORTHERN ARIZONA HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Government Federal, 500 HIGHWAY 89 NORTH)
  • YAVAPAI REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1003 WILLOW CREEK ROAD)

Nursing Homes in Prescott:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY-PRESCOTT VILLAGE (1030 SCOTT DRIVE)
  • LAS FUENTES CARE CENTER (1045 SCOTT DRIVE)
  • MEADOW PARK CARE CENTER (864 DOUGHERTY STREET)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW MANOR (1045 SANDRETTO DRIVE)

Dialysis Facilities in Prescott:

  • PRESCOTT DIALYSIS (DSI) (980 WILLOW CREEK RD STE 101)
  • YAVAPAI DIALYSIS (FMC) (3605 RANCH DR)

Home Health Centers in Prescott:

  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF PRESCOTT (2971 WILLOW CREEK ROAD, SUITE 2A-C)
  • GRANITE MOUNTAIN HOME CARE (3107 CLEARWATER DRIVE SUITE A)
  • LEGACY HOME HEALTHCARE (3636 CROSSINGS DRIVE, SUITE C)

Airports located in Prescott:

Colleges/Universities in Prescott:

  • Yavapai College (Full-time enrollment: 4,258; Location: 1100 E Sheldon St; Public; Website: www.YC.EDU)
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott (Full-time enrollment: 1,705; Location: 3700 Willow Creek Road; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.erau.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Prescott College (Full-time enrollment: 1,033; Location: 220 Grove Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.prescott.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Empire Beauty School-Prescott (Full-time enrollment: 117; Location: 410 W Goodwin St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Prescott:

  • Northcentral University (about 11 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 5,927)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 63 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Coconino Community College (about 63 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 65 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 69 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • Arizona State University-West (about 69 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,454)
  • Glendale Community College (about 71 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 12,533)

Private high school in Prescott:

  • ASCEND (Students: 9, Location: 6741 CORSAIR AVE, Grades: 3-9)

Private elementary/middle schools in Prescott:

  • SACRED HEART PRESCHOOL (Students: 173, Location: 150 FLEURY ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 171, Location: 131 N SUMMIT AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • CHRISTIAN ACADEMY OF PRESCOTT (Students: 99, Location: 148 S MARINA ST STE B, Grades: PK-8)
  • PRIMAVERA SCHOOL (Students: 91, Location: 1446 MOYER RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • PRESCOTT ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 22, Location: 2980 WILLOW CREEK RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • LA TIERRA COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 13, Location: 124 N VIRGINIA ST, Grades: 4-5)
See full list of schools located in Prescott

Libraries in Prescott:

  • YAVAPAI COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $3,023,454; Location: 172 EAST MERRITT STREET SUITE E; 87,885 books; 3,445 audio materials; 14,070 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 63 print serial subscriptions)
  • PRESCOTT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,482,285; Location: 215 E GOODWIN ST; 122,933 books; 2,380 e-books; 13,427 audio materials; 13,907 video materials; 20 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 278 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Please add the following information under private schools: Christian Academy of Prescott, 148 S. Marina Street, Prescott, AZ 86302, phone (928) 445-2565 website: http://www.cap-prescott.com/index.htm Thank you for your services. Cathy Cave
  • Embry-Riddle (Prescott Campus) Aeronautical University's Aeronautical Engineering program is ranked 3rd in North America right behind that of the USAF Academy's. FYI, the Daytona campus is the #1 AE program. added by Bill
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is also located in Prescott Arizona. Embry-Riddle\'s student population averages around 1600, most of which receive degrees in Aeronautical Science and Aerospace Engineering. Embry-Riddle is located at 3700 Willow Creek Road in Prescott, Arizona.
  • I was wondering if you could include our massage school in your listing of colleges/universities in the area. The name is Northern Arizona Massage Therapy Insitute (NAMTI), the address is 1330 W. Gurley St and the phone # is 928-771-8190. It'd be great! Thanks

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Prescott: Prescott National Forest Supervisors Office (A), Prescott Substation (B), Yavapai County Youth Center (C), Bradshaw Ranger District Office (D), Antelope Hills Golf Course (E), Arizona Highway Department and Maintenance Yard (F), Hassayampa Country Club (G), Prescott Lakes Commerce Center (H), Prescott Regional Airpark and Commerce Center (I), Santa Fe Office Park (J), The Crossings at Willow Creek Business Park (K), Arizona Pioneers Home (L), Prescott Railroad Station (M), Sharlot Hall Museum (N), Smoki Museum (O), Yavapai County Courthouse (P), Federal Aviation Administration Tower (Q), Prescott City Hall (R), Prescott Public Library (S), Prescott Fire Department Station 75 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Prescott Shopping Center (1), Prescott Gateway Mall Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Prescott include: Hillside Church of God (A), Greek Orthodox Church Prescott (B), First Evangelical Lutheran Church (C), First Congregational Church (D), First Church of the Nazarene (E), First Church of Christ Scientist (F), First Christian Church (G), First Baptist Church of Prescott (H), Cornerstone Evangelical Free Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Independent Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery (1), Prescott National Cemetery (2), Arizona Pioneers Home Cemetery (3), Rolling Hills Cemetery (4), Memorial Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Watson Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Manzanita Creek (A), Miller Creek (B), Bottleneck Wash (C), Banning Creek (D), Aspen Creek (E), Butte Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Prescott include: Yavapai County Fairgrounds (1), Granite Creek Park (2), Willow Lake Park (3), Heritage Park (4), Whipple Park (5), Acker Park (6), Honor Island Park (7), Badger Park (8), Jefferson Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Arizona State Government - Prescott Historical Society Sharlot Hall Mu (Museums; 415 West Gurley Street) (1), Phippen Museum (4701 North US Highway 89) (2), Prescott Museum & Trading Company (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 142 South Montezuma Street) (3), Heritage Park Zoo (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1403 Heritage Park Road) (4), Schepman & Associates (126 North Marina Street) (5), Prescott Area Coalition for Tourism (126 North Marina Street Suite 5) (6), Prescott Arizona Business Directory - Prescott- AZ (929 W. Gurley St.) (7), Air Grand Canyon Scenic Flights (Tours & Charters; 6418 Maccurdy Drive) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Hassayampa Inn (122 East Gurley Street) (1), Motel 6 (1111 East Sheldon Street) (2), Heritage House Motel (819 East Gurley Street) (3), Cottages at Prescott Country Inn (503 South Montezuma Street) (4), Hotel Vendome (230 South Cortez Street) (5), Comfort Inn Ponderosa Pines (1290 White Spar Road) (6), Best Western Prescottonian (1317 East Gurley Street) (7), Cascade Motel (805 White Spar Road) (8), Holiday Lodge (1141 East Gurley Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: United States Government - District Court- Probation Officer (Federal Building) (1), United States Government - District Court- Judges Ofc- Clerk (Federal Building) (2), Yavapai County - Court Appointed Special Advocate (Courthouse) (3), Yavapai County - Clerk Of Superior Court- Child Support (Courthouse) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Don Stewart (preacher) - Television evangelist, Dorothy Fay - Actress, Glen Coffield - Poet, Jay Miner - Electrical engineer, John Denny - Baseball player, Paul Silas - Basketball player-coach, Thomas Edward Campbell - Politician, Rosemary DeCamp - Film actor, Antonio De La Fuente - Boxer, Max Parker - Art director.

Yavapai County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Prescott and their reported violations in the past:

GROOM CREEK WATER USERS (Population served: 810, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2008)
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
HIGHLAND PINE DWID (Population served: 450, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-11-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2009)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 7 other older monitoring violations
BRADSHAW WATER COMPANY INC (Population served: 440, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2012)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
INSCRIPTION CANYON RANCH SYSTEM (Population served: 302, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2008)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
  • 17 other older monitoring violations
ICR WATER USERS ASSOC (Address: 302 W WILLIS , Population served: 201, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
  • 13 other older monitoring violations
WHISPERING PINES CAMP (Address: 6525 S MT TRITLE RD , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SKY Y CAMP (Address: 5725 S SENATOR HWY , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
HOLIDAY HILLS DWID (Address: 1634 W PINECONE WAY , Population served: 150, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2011)
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.2%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.5%
Whole state:

7.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Prescott in 2010:

  • 893 people in college/university student housing
  • 474 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 201 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 145 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 136 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 113 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 25 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 21 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Prescott in 2000:

  • 926 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 733 people in nursing homes
  • 172 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 37 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 34 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 34 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 28 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 20 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 4 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in Prescott (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Willow Creek & Sandretto Branch, Cortez Branch, Miller Valley Branch, Frontier Village Branch, Prescott Satellite Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Willow Creek Frys Branch, Prescott Gateway Bkg. Ctr. Branch, Prescott Branch, Miller Valley Road Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Country Bank: Black Drive/Gail Gardner Branch at 1275 Gail Gardner Way, branch established on 2004/11/29; at 107 East Willis Street, branch established on 2003/02/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $154.4 mil, Deposits: $137.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Compass Bank: Prescott Gurley Branch at 923 East Gurley Street, branch established on 1999/07/19; Prescott Kbc Branch at 174 East Sheldon Street, branch established on 1997/06/02. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Prescott Willow Creek Branch at 1030 Willow Creek Road, branch established on 1981/03/09; Prescott Downtown Branch at 301 West Gurley Street, branch established on 1973/04/18. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Prescott Branch at 3030 E Hwy 69, branch established on 2004/11/17; Prescott Villages @ Boulders Branch at 1260 Gail Gardner Way, Suite 125, branch established on 2008/03/19. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • National Bank of Arizona: Iron Springs Branch at 1055 Iron Springs Road, branch established on 1993/08/30; Gurley Street Branch at 102 West Gurley Street, branch established on 1983/10/11. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $4,485.6 mil, Deposits: $3,731.3 mil, headquarters in Tucson, AZ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • New York Community Bank: Prescott Branch at 3027 Dollar Mark Way, branch established on 2004/06/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $39,468.7 mil, Deposits: $20,709.8 mil, headquarters in Westbury, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 247 total offices, Holding Company: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Prescott Branch at 303 North Montezuma Street, branch established on 1993/07/20. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Prescott:

Marital status in Prescott, AZ
  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

For population 25 years and over in Prescott:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Arizona average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Prescott
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Prescott, AZ (based on Yavapai County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,957156
Catholic16,50014
Other10,74047
Mainline Protestant4,52522
Orthodox1001
None156,211-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 41
Here:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Yavapai County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
This county:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 216
Yavapai County:

10.18 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Yavapai County:

7.5%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Yavapai County:

17.7%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Yavapai County:

10.4%
Arizona:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Prescott:

51.7%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Prescott:

48.3%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Prescott:

28.4
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Prescott:

19.8%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.8%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Prescott:

6.9
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Prescott:

35.4%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

55.7%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Prescott:

75.4%
Arizona:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Prescott, AZ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 65$337,842$62,3710$0
Other and Unallocable 59$287,578$58,49010$10,217
Firefighters 56$302,556$64,8330$0
Police - Other 45$193,717$51,65810$15,724
Streets and Highways 36$146,931$48,9770$0
Sewerage 31$128,619$49,7880$0
Other Government Administration 27$216,942$96,41910$9,669
Financial Administration 26$122,625$56,5962$3,946
Water Supply 24$88,485$44,2430$0
Solid Waste Management 23$76,887$40,1153$2,686
Parks and Recreation 20$77,471$46,48331$15,737
Local Libraries 19$67,879$42,8717$5,899
Judicial and Legal 13$64,834$59,8472$1,845
Fire - Other 8$31,292$46,9385$11,846
Airports 7$30,475$52,2434$4,254
Housing and Community Development (Local) 4$21,846$65,5380$0
Totals for Government 463$2,195,979$56,91584$81,823

Prescott government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $9,808,000 ($229.53)
    Water Utilities: $5,477,000 ($128.17)
    Air Transportation: $5,135,000 ($120.17)
    Sewerage: $1,953,000 ($45.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $108,000 ($2.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $89,000 ($2.08)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($0.73)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $13,008,000 ($304.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,727,000 ($227.63)
    Regular Highways: $8,347,000 ($195.34)
    Water Utilities: $7,165,000 ($167.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,113,000 ($143.06)
    Sewerage: $5,245,000 ($122.74)
    Central Staff Services: $3,351,000 ($78.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,155,000 ($73.83)
    Libraries: $2,299,000 ($53.80)
    Air Transportation: $2,276,000 ($53.26)
    General - Other: $1,299,000 ($30.40)
    Financial Administration: $588,000 ($13.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $563,000 ($13.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $535,000 ($12.52)
    Housing and Community Development: $143,000 ($3.35)
    Parking Facilities: $66,000 ($1.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,963,000 ($69.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $495,000 ($11.58)
    Sewerage: $297,000 ($6.95)
    Regular Highways: $270,000 ($6.32)
    Water Utilities: $153,000 ($3.58)
    Local Fire Protection: $151,000 ($3.53)
    Air Transportation: $55,000 ($1.29)
    Central Staff Services: $23,000 ($0.54)
    General - Other: $20,000 ($0.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,447,000 ($665.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,029,000 ($24.08)

Prescott government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $11,966,000 ($280.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,507,000 ($152.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,659,000 ($85.63)
    Air Transportation: $1,479,000 ($34.61)
    Parking Facilities: $54,000 ($1.26)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $2,997,000 ($70.14)
    Other: $935,000 ($21.88)
    Housing and Community Development: $135,000 ($3.16)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $6,354,000 ($148.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,640,000 ($38.38)
    Fines and Forfeits: $411,000 ($9.62)
    Special Assessments: $378,000 ($8.85)
    Donations From Private Sources: $154,000 ($3.60)
    General Revenue - Other: $140,000 ($3.28)
    Rents: $115,000 ($2.69)
    Sale of Property: $110,000 ($2.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $15,160,000 ($354.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $11,073,000 ($259.13)
    Highways: $4,876,000 ($114.11)
    Other: $1,303,000 ($30.49)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $30,102,000 ($704.45)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,671,000 ($39.11)
    Property: $1,666,000 ($38.99)
    Other Selective Sales: $797,000 ($18.65)
    Other License: $751,000 ($17.58)
    Other: $509,000 ($11.91)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $79,000 ($1.85)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $24,000 ($0.56)

Prescott government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $110,421,000 ($2584.10)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,105,000 ($2459.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,827,000 ($136.36)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $511,000 ($11.96)

Prescott government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,859,000 ($90.31)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $109,788,000 ($2569.28)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $768,000 ($17.97)

8.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.79%
Arizona average:

6.11%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($652 average AGI)
Yavapai County:

0.11%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Maricopa County, AZ  2.15% ($55,771 average AGI)
from Coconino County, AZ  0.49% ($48,206)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.29% ($84,282)


6.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,551 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Arizona average:

5.15%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($18 average AGI)
Yavapai County:

0.03%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Maricopa County, AZ  1.79% ($46,102 average AGI)
to Coconino County, AZ  0.39% ($33,204)
to Pima County, AZ  0.21% ($38,876)
Businesses in Prescott, AZ
NameCountNameCount
Albertsons1Lowe's1
Applebee's1Marriott2
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets6
AutoZone1Maurices1
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1Mazda1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance1
Best Western1Nike2
Big O Tires1Nissan1
Burger King2OfficeMax1
CVS1Olive Garden1
Carl\s Jr.1Pac Sun1
Chevrolet1Panda Express1
Chico's1Papa John's Pizza1
Circle K3Payless1
Coldwater Creek1PetSmart1
Comfort Inn1Pier 1 Imports1
Costco1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen2Red Lobster1
Decora Cabinetry2Red Robin1
Dennys1Rue211
Discount Tire1SONIC Drive-In2
Econo Lodge1Safeway2
Famous Footwear1Sears2
FedEx12Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Staples1
GNC1Starbucks5
GameStop2Subaru1
Goodwill2T-Mobile3
H&R Block2Taco Bell3
Hilton1Target1
Holiday Inn1Toyota1
Home Depot1Toys"R"Us1
Honda1True Value1
Hot Topic1U-Haul1
JCPenney1UPS15
Jack In The Box2Vans3
Jones New York4Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Volkswagen1
KFC1Vons2
Kroger3Walgreens2
Lane Furniture1Walmart2
LensCrafters1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA2
Long John Silver's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Prescott:

  • KYCA (1490 AM; 1 kW; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNOT (1450 AM; 1 kW; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: PAYNE-PRESCOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KQNA (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: PRESCOTT VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KAZM (780 AM; 5 kW; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: TABBACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KYET (1180 AM; 10 kW; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON GATEWAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prescott:

  • KAHM (102.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST FM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KPPV (106.7 FM; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: PRESCOTT VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • K246AA (97.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: LERNER FILM & TAPE PROD., INC.)
  • KNAQ (89.3 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • K207BR (89.3 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • K223AG (92.5 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: LERNER FILM & TAPE PROD., INC.)
  • KNOT-FM (99.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: PAYNE-PRESCOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K201CQ (88.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KVRD-FM (105.7 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKLD (98.3 FM; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • KGCB (90.9 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZGL (95.9 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K220GI (91.9 FM; CAMP VERDE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KWMX (96.7 FM; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KJZA (89.5 FM; DRAKE, AZ; Owner: ST. PAUL BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KHOV-FM (105.3 FM; WICKENBURG, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSWG (94.1 FM; WICKENBURG, AZ; Owner: CIRCLE S BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KLNZ (103.5 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K269EE (101.7 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST FM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBAQ (89.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)

TV broadcast stations around Prescott:

  • K14HC (Channel 14; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K47DJ (Channel 47; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K09KV (Channel 9; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K11LC (Channel 11; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: KTVK, INC.)
  • K55DB (Channel 55; PRESCOTT, ETC., AZ; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS,ARIZONA STATE UNIV.)
  • K04AI (Channel 4; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • K06AE (Channel 6; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Prescott fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 67Number of bridges
  • 587ft / 179mTotal length
  • $4,401,000Total costs
  • 627,161Total average daily traffic
  • 69,890Total average daily truck traffic
  • 529,580Total future (year 2019) average daily traffic
New bridges in Prescott, AZ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 91920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 121950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 172000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Prescott, AZ
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Prescott)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 96 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Prescott, AZ)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 165 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 1,049 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Prescott)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Prescott)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 270 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED70$191,293217$214,712784$206,51019$145,1093$7,809,070185$209,34249$114,659
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$182,82325$215,72961$219,8663$137,7600$013$207,5862$159,435
APPLICATIONS DENIED16$172,15148$258,719285$247,21410$123,7260$056$206,53723$123,597
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN13$187,52738$186,979153$218,9818$137,9531$336,04033$191,57112$118,043
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$257,9307$134,65034$247,8865$118,4780$06$176,5732$51,430
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed mortgage data for all 9 tracts in Prescott, AZ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$258,4458$270,7593$261,973
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$329,4534$282,9983$329,623
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$213,9803$285,7571$376,540
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$179,7401$511,8900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$254,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Prescott, AZ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Prescott, AZ - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 40. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 93 took place in 2013, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Prescott, AZ When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (44.0%), and Outside Fires (32.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Prescott, AZ
    • 26344.0%Structure Fires
    • 19632.8%Outside Fires
    • 10217.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 376.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Prescott, AZ

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Prescott, Arizona:

  • Colony Inn, 1225 E Gurley St, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 445-7057, Fax: (928) 778-5833
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 1105 E Sheldon St, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 776-1282, Fax: (928) 778-6736
  • Hassayampa Inn, 122 E Gurley St, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 778-9434, Fax: (928) 778-9434
  • Northern Arizona Hotel Group LLC Dba Springhill Suites, 200 E Sheldon Ave, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 776-0998, Fax: (928) 777-2149
  • Residence Inn By Marriott, Prescott, 3599 Lee Cir, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 775-2232, Fax: (928) 776-9738
  • Arizona Hotel Partners, LLC Dba Wyndham Garden Inn Prescott, 4499 E State Rt 69, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 777-0770, Fax: (928) 777-0064
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Prescott Conference Center, 4499 E State Rt 69, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 777-0770, Fax: (928) 777-0064
  • Quality Inn, 1105 E Sheldon St, Prescott, Arizona 86301 , Phone: (928) 776-1282, Fax: (928) 541-1863
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Prescott, Arizona
Most common first names in Prescott, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John50075.5 years
William48374.7 years
Robert39973.2 years
Mary37381.4 years
James33673.9 years
George25777.2 years
Charles25676.0 years
Helen20182.5 years
Richard20071.2 years
Dorothy17680.5 years
Most common last names in Prescott, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith18478.2 years
Johnson12478.1 years
Brown10380.1 years
Miller9880.8 years
Williams8079.9 years
Anderson7879.8 years
Jones7177.4 years
Davis6677.2 years
Wilson6078.7 years
White5976.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Prescott, AZ
  • 82.7%Utility gas
  • 11.3%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Prescott, AZ
  • 58.5%Utility gas
  • 37.7%Electricity
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Wood


Prescott compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Prescott on our top lists:

  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 604 pilots and 223 other airmen in this city.
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