The Greater Prescott Region Demographics
The estimated 2017 population of the Greater Prescott Region is 140,000. This figure includes the four incorporated communities of the City of Prescott, and the towns of Prescott Valley, Chino Valley, and Dewey-Humboldt. It does not include unincorporated areas of Yavapai County, such as Paulden, Ash Fork and Mayer. The overall populations of the region is estimated at over 140,000 residents.
Of the 140,000 figure, 42,217 or 42% are between the ages of 20 and 59. Nearly 81% of the population is Caucasian. Hispanics comprise nearly 14% of the total population with African Americans and other ethnicities making up the remaining 5%.
There are 44,524 households in the region with 47% of the households reporting an annual household income of $50,000 or more. Just over 66% of the population own their homes and most households (42%) consist of two persons. For those individuals ages 25 and older, 63% have some level of education beyond high school with 27% obtaining a bachelors or graduate degree.