Yavapai County, Arizona


  • Granite Mountain in Yavapai County, Arizona
  • On the Mingus Mountain Scenic Byway
  • Yavapai County Courthouse in Prescott, Arizona
  • Out and about in Yavapai County, Arizona

Yavapai County is in north central Arizona, between Phoeniz and Flagstaff. Yavapai County contains 8,123 square miles of land and 4 square miles of water.

About 50% of Yavapai County is owned by the federal government. Another 25% of Yavapai County is owned by the State of Arizona. The county seat is Prescott.

 
Fast Facts about Yavapai County, Arizona
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 73%
Government Sector: 14%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 13%
Cost of Living Index for Yavapai County: 89.4
Median Resident Age: 49.0 Years
2014 Estimates:
Median Household Income: $40,400
Median Home Value: $217,300
Major Industries:
Lodging & Food Services, Construction, Health Care, Educational Services, Government, Professional Services, Waste Management Services, Finance & Insurance Services, Social Services
 
2010 Population Demographics
Total Population
211,033
Males
103,458
Females
107,575
Population by Age
Under 18
40,269
18 & over
170,764
20-24
10,167
25-34
18,552
35-49
34,065
50-64
52,440
65 & over
50,767
Population by Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino
28,728
Non Hispanic or Latino
182,305
Population by Race
White
188,515
African-American
1,267
Asian
1,785
Native American
3,549
Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
213
Other
10,346
Two or more
5,358