The population of Prescott is 41,810 (2015) while the metro total is over 97,000. Since 2000, the City’s population has grown by 17.1 percent and the metro area saw an increase of 28.9 percent. The City’s estimated median household income in 2015 was $39,355.
The demographics highlight the key employment-related occupations in Prescott’s economy; healthcare, administration, manufacturing, tourism, and construction. The fastest growing segments have been those related to healthcare. The data also show that 86 percent of Prescott workers are within a 29 minute commute of their work location. A complete demographic profile of Prescott is available here.