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Welcome to Prescott ...
The location of Prescott has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Prescott has a population of 3,030 people<2> (see below for details).
Prescott is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Prescott lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Prescott: (870)
The ZIP code for Prescott: 71857<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Prescott had a population of 3,296 people (or 36.63% of the total population of Nevada County). This makes Prescott the county's most populous community.
The population of Prescott represents 0.11% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 88th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,296 people, the population of Prescott decreased 10.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,686 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Prescott had an population of 3,030 people. This is a decrease of 8.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.8% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Prescott.
Communities near Prescott ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Prescott and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Prescott.
Communities Also Named Prescott ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Prescott - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Georgia (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Prescott.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Prescott:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Prescott ...
Looking for more information about Prescott? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Prescott, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Prescott.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Nevada County: www.co.nevada.ar.us/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019