There’s no mistaking that Prescott is a Nature lovers dream. Nestled in the Prescott National Forest which covers 1.25 million acres there are over 400 miles of trails for hikers, mountain bikers, and horseback riding, refreshing your soul and restoring peace in your life is as easy as dusting off your saddle or strapping on your backpack. However, Prescott has so much more to offer.
Average daytime temperature is 73 degrees
Typically when you think of Arizona, the first thing that pops into your head is the heat. Not so in Prescott. Considered a high altitude desert Prescott’s elevation is 5,400’ and has a daytime average of 73 degrees year round.
With four distinct seasons, the annual snowfall is a mere 24 inches, and our annual rainfall is 19 inches. On average we have 277 sunny days per year.
Prescott, AZ has consistently been rated by the American Lung Association as having some of the cleanest air in the United States.
Top Retirement Community
We have long been a retirement destination, and with a downtown culture that you can enjoy year-round, hiking, golfing or simply relaxing, it’s no secret why retirees choose Prescott.
Great place to raise a family
For younger families, Prescott has consistently maintained high academic ratings. BASIS Prescott which is the regions public charter school is regarded nationally as one of the best educational programs anywhere.
Also home to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU). Out of 198 schools, ERAU is tied at #13 for Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs in the U.S.
Vibrant Social Scene
Prescott’s social scene includes a variety of events such as arts and crafts fairs, pet-friendly events and brew fests. Annual events include the Worlds’ Oldest Rodeo, the New Year’s Eve Boot Drop.
If Christmas is your favorite holiday, Prescott is known as “Arizona’s Christmas City,” complete with nearly a million holiday lights.
Are you ready to move to Prescott?
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