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 The location of Prescott Valley 

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Welcome to Prescott Valley ...

The community 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 2013, Prescott Valley has a population of 39,791 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 is within the boundaries of 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 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 (with a count of 23,535 people).

Taken from the 2013 Census Estimates, Prescott Valley had an population of 39,791 people. This is an increase of 2.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 69.07% 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. Keep in mind 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   2013
Population
Change
Since 2010
DirectionDistance
Chino Valley   [Map]     10,943+1.16%   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clarkdale   [Map]     4,122+0.61%   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Cottonwood   [Map]     11,424+1.41%   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dewey - Humboldt   [Map]     3,951+1.46%   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Dewey   [Map]     ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Humboldt   [Map]     ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We've added two new sections to our Genealogy Helper Page for Prescott Valley.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Prescott Valley. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image 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.

Websites for Prescott Valley ...

Official Website: www.pvaz.net/

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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.

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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.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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

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The Panormaio photo collection contain pictures for the area around Prescott Valley:

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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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning at Prescott Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Prescott Valley

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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.



 
 
 

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