Pearl is a city located in Rankin County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 26,778, it is the 12th largest city in Mississippi and the 1440th largest city in the United States . Pearl is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 6.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,092 in 2010. Pearl reached it's highest population of 26,778 in 2021. Spanning over 26 miles, Pearl has a population density of 1,052 people per square mile.
The average household income in Pearl is $60,045 with a poverty rate of 10.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $881 per month, and the median house value is $120,700. The median age in Pearl is 35.1 years, 32.8 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.