James Michener, REALTOR®
About Prescott, Arizona
The City of Prescott, Arizona is known as "Everybody's Home Town!". Prescott is Arizona's Mile High City and is situated at located at 5368 feet above sea level and enjoys a mild 4 season climate!
The City of Prescott was founded in 1864 as the Territorial Capital of Arizona and was designated as the County Seat at that time. Prescott has a rich heritage and history includes gold mining and close proximity to a dormant volcano! Prescott is located about 1.5 hours from Phoenix and about 1.5 hours from Flagstaff.
Prescott offers a thriving downtown entertainment district, local shopping and museums, a state of the art medical center as well as a wide variety of medical specialists.
Prescott is experiencing growth in housing retail establishments as well - we have a Costco, Trader Joes, Chipotle, Starbucks and MORE coming all the time.
Prescott is serviced by Love Field, the local airport and is home to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott College, Yavapai College and satellite campuses of Northern Arizona University.
The City of Prescott has a population of approximately 40000 people and is currently experiencing a period of economic growth. Prescott is among the top 5 places to retire because there is so much to do here! Golf, Hiking, Kayaking, Biking to name just a few. New construction is prominent in Prescott with Dorn Homes, Mandalay Homes, Carrington Homes and other builders creating beautiful subdivisions all over Prescott.
For families with children there are several wonderful schools in the area with teachers and administrators that really care about each student! Combine this with the opportunity to see cattle and Pronghorn grazing in the pastures on your daily drive and this is the Best Place to Live in the Country!
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