Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area AZ Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Prescott, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 229,102
Daytime Population: Workers 87,414
Daytime Population: Residents 137,249
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 224,663
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 225,325
Population in Familes 172,716
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,777
Population Density2 28
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $45,705
Average Household Income $62,292
Per Capita Income $27,353


Total Housing Units 120,926 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 67,152 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 31,651 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 22,123 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $233,960
Average Home Value $292,875


Total Households 98,803
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 61,990
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.14% 1.27%
Households 1.16% 1.3%
Families 1.02% 1.22%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.64%