Why Prescott is One of the Best Places to Retire

Prescott is one of Arizona's "best" places to retire. In fact, it is the 3rd most popular retirement town of the 500 reviewed at Topretirements.com. This site will help you learn more about Prescott and help you decide if retiring to this area just south of the Granite Dells in west-central Arizona makes sense for you.

Prescott started out as a cowboy town in Arizona's frontier. Twice it was made the territorial capital. Prescott has many festivals and institutions that evoke its rich history in the American West. Some of those include the Frontier Days Festival, the Oldest Rodeo, and Whiskey Row area downtown. Yavapai College, Prescott College, and Emory-Riddle Aeronautical University make it a college town. Baby boomers looking for an interesting place to retire are coming here because of its charm, lively atmosphere, as well as for its beauty and climate. For their part, developers have been busy building active adult and 55+ communities for the retirees moving to the Prescott area.


Here is where you can find out more about Prescott retirement, including its pros and cons.

Prescott Active Adult Communities Directory - Find a complete list of new and established active adult communities in and around Prescott.

Arizona Retirement Guide - Use this helpful guide to find the best places to retire in Arizona, find out if it is tax-friendly state, and learn more about its climate and other key considerations.


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Click here for a Directory of the Best Active Adult Communities