Retirees are an important part of the dynamics of Prescott, Arizona. In fact, according to the most recent census, over 35 percent of the Prescott population is 65 years or older. These numbers are understandable, since Prescott offers a great place to retire. Prescott's perfect weather provides an average annual temperature of 70 degrees. Residents enjoy four beautiful and distinct seasons and are surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, granite mountains, lakes, streams, and rolling meadows filled with wildlife. It is a great setting to enjoy retirement with a laid-back lifestyle.