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Population

Since 2010, the City of Prescott has grown 7.3 % (+~2,942 persons)  from a total population estimate of 39,843 persons (US Census- April 1st, 2010 Decennial Est.) to 42,785 persons in 2019 (US Census-2019 ACS, 5-yr. est.).

In the Prescott North Area, there are approximately 6,522 people. The Prescott North Area is comprised of five census block groups used to estimate the statistics of the planning area.

Census Tract Block Groups within the North Area Plan Study Area
*Census Tract 2.03, Block Group 2 & Census Tract 12, Block Group 1 have been excluded due to limited development in those areas.
Census Tract Block Groups within the North Area Plan Study Area
*Census Tract 2.03, Block Group 2 & Census Tract 12, Block Group 1 have been excluded due to limited development in those areas.

Median Age by Block Group (if you can not view this map please set your browser to allow cookies)

Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est

The median age of the area ranges from as low as 49 years (CT5-BG2) to 68 years (CT3-BG2). The median age for City of Prescott is 58.3 years old (Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est.).

  • CT 3, BG 1 – 42.8 years
  • CT 5, BG2 – 48.5 years
  • CT 2.02, BG 3- 52.4 years
  • CT 19, BG 4 – 56 years
  • CT 3, BG 2 – 68.1 years

Income & Education

Median Household Income by Block Group (if you can not view this map please set your browser to allow cookies)

Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est

The median household income ranges from $51,641 (CT3,BG2) to $77,593 (CT3,BG1). In comparison, the City of Prescott median household income was $55,734 (Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est.).

  • CT 3, BG 2 – $51,641
  • CT 19, BG 4 – $60,114
  • CT 6, BG2 – $62,885
  • CT 2.02, BG 3 – $74,722
  • CT 3, BG 1 – $77,593

Educational Attainment by Bachelor’s Degree (if you can not view this map please set your browser to allow cookies)

Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est

The total population holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Prescott City is 7,343 persons – roughly 17% of the population (Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est.).

  • CT 3, BG 1 – 16.2%
  • CT 2.02, BG 3 – 7.5%
  • CT 6, BG 2 – 18.5%
  • CT 3, BG 2 – 32.7%
  • CT 19, BG 4 – 16.9%

Housing

There are a greater number of owner-occupied units than renter-occupied units in the planning area. According to the 2010 ACS 5-year estimates, the percent of owner occupied units in Prescott City was 67.8% and the percent of renter occupied units in Prescott City was 32.2% (Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est.) .

  • CT 3, BG 1 –
    • 77% Owner Occupied Units
    • 23% Renter Occupied Units
  • CT 2.02, BG 3 –
    • 84% Owner Occupied Units
    • 16% Renter Occupied Units
  • CT 5, BG 2 –
    • 68% Owner Occupied Units
    • 32% Renter Occupied Units
  • CT 3, BG 2 –
    • 71% Owner Occupied Units
    • 29% Renter Occupied Units
  • CT 19, BG 4 –
    • 88% Owner Occupied Units
    • 12% Renter Occupied Units

Household Size

The average household size of the planning area is inline with the City of Prescott’s average household size of 2 persons, except for Census Tract 5, Block Group 2 which has a higher average household size of 3 persons (Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 2019 ACS, 5-yr. est.).

  • CT 3, BG 1 – 2 persons
  • CT 2.02, BG 3 – 2 persons
  • CT 3, BG 2 – 2 persons
  • CT 19, BG 4 – 2 persons
  • CT 5, BG 2 – 3 persons