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Pearland is 17th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Asian

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 96,294 36th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 47.0 42nd 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,940.9 130th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 9.1% 65th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 29.5% 139th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 7.7% 298th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.5% 74th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 45.3% 42nd 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Race - White 62.0% 323rd 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 16.4% 89th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 252nd 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 12.4% 17th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 284th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 151st 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 20.5% 250th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 48.8% 211th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Female residents 51.4% 159th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 15.3% 122nd 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Housing units 33,169 38th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 15.4% 202nd 24.0% 25.9%
Households 29,831 39th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 81.2% 72nd 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $177,800 60th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.9 156th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Income per capita $35,329 46th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $89,898 40th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 4.6% 349th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Pearland Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 8,129 38th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $779,634 67th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,110 220th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $99,300 59th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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