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Welcome to Prescott Valley ...

The town of Prescott Valley is located in Yavapai County.

A typical abbreviation for Prescott Valley: Prescott Vly. (or less commonly used: Prescott Vally. or Prescott Vlly.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Prescott Valley has a population of 43,132 people<1> (see below for details).

Prescott Valley is 5,050 feet [1,539 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Prescott Valley is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Prescott Valley lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Prescott Valley lies within the (928) area code.

The ZIP codes for Prescott Valley: 86312, 86314<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Prescott Valley had a population of 38,822 people (or 18.4% of the total population of Yavapai County). This makes Prescott Valley the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Prescott Valley represents 0.61% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 38,822 people, the population of Prescott Valley increased 64.95% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 23,535 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Prescott Valley had an population of 43,132 people. This is an increase of 11.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 83.27% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Prescott Valley.

Communities near Prescott Valley ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Prescott Valley and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Chino Valley   [Map]   11,250   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clarkdale   [Map]   4,272   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Cottonwood   [Map]   11,990   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dewey - Humboldt   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Dewey   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Granite Dells   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Prescott Valley.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Prescott Valley. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Prescott Valley. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Prescott Valley. Our list includes 6 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Prescott Valley:

Websites for Prescott Valley ...

Official Website: www.pvaz.net/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Prescott Valley ...

Looking for more information about Prescott Valley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Prescott Valley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Prescott Valley.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Prescott Valley. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arizona

About Yavapai County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Prescott Valley: www.pvaz.net/

The official website for Yavapai County: www.co.yavapai.az.us/

The official website for State of Arizona: www.az.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Prescott Valley.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Prescott Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Prescott Valley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Prescott Valley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Prescott Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Prescott Valley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Prescott Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Prescott Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Prescott Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6097, Longitude: -112.3153     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Prescott Valley.