Prescott Valley, AZ
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Prescott Valley profile

Living in Prescott Valley

Prescott Valley is a medium-sized town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 46,785 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Prescott Valley is the 23rd largest community in Arizona.

Prescott Valley real estate is some of the most expensive in Arizona, although Prescott Valley house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Prescott Valley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Prescott Valley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Prescott Valley is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Prescott Valley who work in office and administrative support (17.32%), sales jobs (13.25%), and management occupations (7.40%).

Also of interest is that Prescott Valley has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Prescott Valley telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.86% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Even though Prescott Valley is not a small town, it doesn't have a public transportation system that anybody uses for their daily commute to work.

The citizens of Prescott Valley are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.98% of adults in Prescott Valley having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Prescott Valley in 2018 was $28,091, which is upper middle income relative to Arizona, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,364 for a family of four. However, Prescott Valley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Prescott Valley is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Prescott Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Prescott Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Prescott Valley also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.60% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Prescott Valley include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Prescott Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.