Prescott, located in Yavapai County, is a breathtaking town filled with beauty and history. This popular town has a perfect location, approximately 95 miles south of Flagstaff and 95 miles north of Phoenix.
The beauty of the mountains, lakes, biking/horse/hiking trails, and surrounding National Forest combine to make Prescott, Arizona, one of a kind beauty. The mountainous community 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 as well as raise a family and call “Home”.
Prescott is located in the Bradshaw Mountains at an altitude of 5,400 feet. The average high temperature in the winter is around 52 degrees and averages 89 in the summer.
There are around 43,000 people in Prescott, 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 103,000 people.
Call John Gorden at 928-308-0101 for more information on homes for sale in Prescott, Arizona. John has earned a certification as a Retirement and Second Home Specialist helping buyers find the right properties during retirement or Second Home process.