Pearl is a city located in Rankin County, Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 26,339, it is the 11th largest city in Mississippi and the 1455th largest city in the United States. Pearl is currently declining at a rate of -0.25% annually but its population has increased by 4.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,092 in 2010. Pearl reached it's highest population of 26,614 in 2016. Spanning over 26 miles, Pearl has a population density of 1,034 people per square mile.
The average household income in Pearl is $57,948 with a poverty rate of 12.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $886 per month, and the median house value is $119,300. The median age in Pearl is 34 years, 31.5 years for males, and 35.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.7 males.