Latest Data (2016)
Population 42,513
Nationwide Rank 887

Quick Facts

Prescott, Arizona is the 887th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Prescott, Arizona is a city.

Prescott, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Prescott had its largest population ever.

Prescott, Arizona is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 75% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Prescott, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
877 Plainfield, Illinois 42,933 212.3%
878 Concord, New Hampshire 42,904 5.3%
879 Pittsfield, Massachusetts 42,846 -6.2%
880 Riverton, Utah 42,838 69.2%
881 Bell Gardens, California 42,806 -2.9%
882 Peachtree Corners, Georgia 42,773
883 Leander, Texas 42,761 406.1%
884 Rohnert Park, California 42,622 3.0%
885 Fairfield, Ohio 42,617 1.1%
886 Brentwood, Tennessee 42,517 61.4%
887 Prescott, Arizona 42,513 23.7%
888 Little Elm, Texas 42,504 841.6%
889 Moorhead, Minnesota 42,492 30.8%
890 Brea, California 42,471 19.5%
891 Linden, New Jersey 42,457 7.6%
892 Rancho Palos Verdes, California 42,435 2.9%
893 The Colony, Texas 42,408 56.6%
894 Burlington, Vermont 42,260 6.0%
895 Moline, Illinois 42,250 -3.8%
896 Ormond Beach, Florida 42,162 15.3%
897 Kearny, New Jersey 42,126 4.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
405 Avondale 82,881 122.4%
441 Goodyear 77,258 293.4%
492 Flagstaff 71,459 34.5%
560 Buckeye 64,629 562.3%
693 Casa Grande 54,534 102.4%
705 Lake Havasu City 53,743 26.7%
819 Maricopa 46,903 2583.2%
862 Oro Valley 43,781 33.6%
867 Marana 43,474 202.3%
869 Sierra Vista 43,208 14.2%
871 Prescott Valley 43,132 76.6%
887 Prescott 42,513 23.7%
948 Bullhead City 39,970 17.6%
950 Apache Junction 39,954 24.5%
1076 Queen Creek 35,524 995.0%
1085 El Mirage 35,043 318.4%
1180 San Luis 32,148 104.5%
1288 Kingman 29,029 37.9%
1299 Sahuarita 28,794 662.1%
1446 Florence 25,779 48.9%
1528 Fountain Hills 24,482 19.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 42,513 887
2015 41,899 896
2014 40,958 905
2013 40,590 907
2012 40,308 902
2011 39,945 907
2010 39,843 895
2009 42,749 824
2008 42,506 819
2007 42,054 818
2006 41,199 819
2005 40,097 833
2004 38,726 856
2003 37,484 877
2002 36,296 903
2001 35,184 928
2000 34,352 937
1990 27,126 1,031