Prescott is a tiny city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 309 people and just one neighborhood, Prescott is the 276th largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Prescott is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.56% of the Prescott workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Prescott is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Prescott who work in office and administrative support (12.90%), sales jobs (9.68%) and farm management occupations (9.68%).
Another important characteristic of Prescott is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Prescott is worth considering.
In Prescott, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.24 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Prescott doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.