Living in Pearl, MS

Demographics | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Pearl SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Pearl, MS Cost Of Living

86
Pearl's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Pearl, Mississippi Info Snack

Pearl is a city in Rankin County, Mississippi located on the east side of the Pearl River from the state capital of Jackson. The population was 25,092 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
26,508
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
12.1%
Median Home
$119,300
Median Income
$48,406
Median Rent
$886

Pearl, MS Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Pearl in Mississippi

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Map Of Pearl, MS

Population over time in Pearl

Year Population % Change
2017 26,508 0.2%
2016 26,468 0.5%
2015 26,344 0.5%
2014 26,222 0.4%
2013 26,105 1.0%
2012 25,850 0.9%
2011 25,623 1.7%
2010 25,190 0.5%
2009 25,058 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pearl

White
65.0% (17,217)
African American
28.3% (7,490)
American Indian
0.1% (28)
Asian
0.7% (198)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (79)
Two Or More
1.1% (303)
Hispanic
4.5% (1,193)
Race Pearl MS USA
White 65.0% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 28.3% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.5% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Pearl, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
4.0% (105,423)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (147,998)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (327,675)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (315,511)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.1% (480,996)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.1% (559,303)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (327,928)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.3% (299,545)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (67,917)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (18,499)
Income Pearl MS USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.1% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.1% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.3% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Pearl

Female
53.3% (14,123)
Male
46.7% (12,384)
Gender Pearl MS USA
Female 53.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pearl for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (795)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (2,120)
High School / GED
36.0% (9,542)
Some College
24.0% (6,361)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (2,915)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (3,180)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,325)
Professional Degree
1.0% (265)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pearl MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Pearl

Overall User Rating
2.0
/5

jperell Adams

I'm from the northeast and I lived in pearl ms for 1 1/2 years most boring place I ever lived. Females their dumber then a bag of rocks 18 to 30.

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