is voted as "Arizona's Hometown" and "One
of the Ten Best Places in the United States to Retire"
- Money Magazine.
Prescott is one of those few cities in the United
States that offers the best of both worlds: the seclusion
of unobstructed nature along with the amenities of
the big city. Whether you like to hike, garden, or
shop Prescott has it all!
Facts about Prescott
Average elevation is 5300 feet above sea level.
population of Prescott as of 2005 is 38,930.
• Prescott encompasses 38.4 square miles (as of July
has over 600 buildings listed in the national register
of historic buildings.
is the closest urban area next to National Forest.
• Prescott is constantly voted "Best Place to Retire"
by national publications
For more information on the City of Prescott, please