Prescott, AZ is situated in the beautiful Northern Arizona Mountains. Prescott’s slogan is “Everybody’s Hometown”, which describes the welcoming and inviting atmosphere that makes it a wonderful place to call home. This is just one of many reasons why Prescott AZ real estate is in such high demand.
Prescott is conveniently located just 12 miles west of Prescott Valley, 100 miles north of Phoenix, 66 miles from Sedona, and 96 miles south of Flagstaff, Arizona. With a perfect blend of desert and mountain climates, Prescott offers all 4 seasons, with sunny springtime weather, hot summers & rainy monsoons, gorgeous fall colors, and seasonably cool winters with occasional snow showers for all to enjoy.
Originally the capitol of Arizona and a popular mining town during the gold rush and wild west era; Prescott has been home and resting stop to miners, cowboys like Doc Holiday, outlaws like Wyatt Earp and his brother Virgil, law enforcement such as the Arizona Rangers, and pioneers, including Joe Mayer and Sharlot M Hall. While Prescott truly embodies the Wild West, its people and environment is surprisingly relaxed and friendly.
There’s something for everyone in Prescott AZ: bird watching, exploring nature, hiking, backpacking, camping, boating, rodeos, fishing, hunting, river rafting, live concerts, theater performances, museums, great restaurants, local art, historical architecture, charming cafes & bars, and a wide variety of churches. It’s simply relaxing…