Latest Data (2017)
Population 42,731
Nationwide Rank 894

Quick Facts

Prescott, Arizona is the 894th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Prescott, Arizona is a city.

Prescott, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Prescott had its largest population ever.

Prescott, Arizona is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Prescott, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
884 Linden, New Jersey 43,056 9.1%
885 Concord, New Hampshire 43,019 5.5%
886 Pine Bluff, Arkansas 42,984 -21.9%
887 Sierra Vista, Arizona 42,912 13.4%
888 Jefferson City, Missouri 42,895 5.7%
889 Rohnert Park, California 42,838 3.5%
890 Ormond Beach, Florida 42,816 17.1%
891 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 42,809 1.3%
892 Brea, California 42,777 20.3%
893 Bell Gardens, California 42,747 -3.1%
894 Prescott, Arizona 42,731 24.3%
895 The Colony, Texas 42,721 57.7%
896 Kearny, New Jersey 42,670 5.3%
897 Brentwood, Tennessee 42,667 61.9%
898 Goose Creek, South Carolina 42,619 35.0%
899 Pittsfield, Massachusetts 42,591 -6.8%
900 Fairfield, Ohio 42,566 1.0%
901 State College, Pennsylvania 42,430 10.5%
902 Rancho Palos Verdes, California 42,364 2.7%
903 Wake Forest, North Carolina 42,269 223.2%
904 Mankato, Minnesota 42,264 29.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
402 Avondale 84,025 125.5%
431 Goodyear 79,858 306.6%
495 Flagstaff 71,975 35.5%
525 Buckeye 68,453 601.5%
684 Casa Grande 55,477 105.9%
703 Lake Havasu City 54,411 28.3%
806 Maricopa 48,007 2646.3%
852 Marana 44,792 211.5%
859 Prescott Valley 44,466 82.0%
862 Oro Valley 44,350 35.3%
887 Sierra Vista 42,912 13.4%
894 Prescott 42,731 24.3%
941 Apache Junction 40,538 26.3%
953 Bullhead City 40,252 18.5%
984 Queen Creek 39,184 1107.8%
1096 El Mirage 35,216 320.4%
1180 San Luis 32,446 106.4%
1287 Kingman 29,472 40.1%
1292 Sahuarita 29,318 676.0%
1441 Florence 26,074 50.6%
1532 Fountain Hills 24,583 20.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 42,731 894
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