|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pearl is 27,258. Pearl, Mississippi is the 1,430th largest city in the US.
Pearl is located entirely in Rankin County.
The current population of Pearl (27,258) is it's peak population.
Pearl has grown 19.8% since the 2000. Pearl, Mississippi's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Pearl has a population density of 1,063.2 people per square mile.
|1425||Union City, Georgia||27,359||128.2%|
|1427||Williston, North Dakota||27,332||119.2%|
|1428||Ossining, New York||27,298||13.2%|
|1433||Thomasville, North Carolina||27,203||10.9%|
|1434||Balch Springs, Texas||27,160||38.8%|
|1435||Lindenhurst, New York||27,138||-2.5%|
|1436||Mason City, Iowa||27,138||-6.9%|
The total voting age population of Pearl, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,563. The voting age population is 44.0% male and 56.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.3% of the residents of Pearl are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pearl are 69.1% White, 26.4% Black, 1.9% Two or more races, 1.7% Other, 0.7% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 3.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Pearl, 10.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.2%. On a per-household basis, 7.3% of families are below the poverty line in Pearl.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.1% of Pearl residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.8% of Pearl residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pearl residents aged 5 and older, 3.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Pearl is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pearl, 19.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pearl is $49,944.
In Pearl, 62.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.9% of housing units in Pearl.
Of all the housing units in Pearl, 0.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Pearl, 15.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pearl is $881.
In Pearl, 82.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.