Pearl River, Louisiana Population 2022

2,577
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Pearl River is a city located in St. Tammany Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 2,577, it is the 161st largest city in Louisiana and the 9596th largest city in the United States. Pearl River is currently growing at a rate of 0.23% annually but its population has decreased by -1.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,618 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Pearl River has a population density of 699 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pearl River is $86,904 with a poverty rate of 8.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Pearl River is 36.7 years, 34.6 years for males, and 38.1 years for females.

Pearl River Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pearl Riverwas:

  • White: 93.70%
  • Black or African American: 3.97%
  • Native American: 2.14%
  • Two or more races: 0.19%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pearl River, Louisiana is 2,577 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,618.

Pearl River, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

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Pearl River Population by Race

Pearl River Population Pyramid 2022

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Pearl River Median Age

44.4


Total

54.3


Male

37


Female

Pearl River Adults

There are 1,995 adults, (258 of whom are seniors) in Pearl River.

Pearl River Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pearl River Sex Ratio

Female

1,013

38.69%

Male

1,605

61.31%

Pearl River Population by Age

Pearl River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pearl River Household Types

86.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pearl River Households and Families

2.33

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Pearl River Households by Type

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Pearl River Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pearl River Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 14.75%.

Pearl River Educational Attainment by Race

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$23,500

Average Earnings

$2,500

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Pearl River Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pearl River Language by Age

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Pearl River Language

99.13% of Pearl River residents speak only English, while 0.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Pearl River Language

Pearl River Poverty by Race

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8.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.17%

Male Poverty Rate

10.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pearl River

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pearl River is Black, with 22.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pearl River is Hispanic, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.91%.

Pearl River Poverty

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Pearl River Poverty Rate by Education

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Pearl River Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pearl River Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Pearl River Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

65.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

72.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pearl River Married by Age and Sex

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Pearl River Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Pearl River Marital Status by Race

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Pearl River Marital Status

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110

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Pearl River Veterans by War

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Pearl River Veterans by Age

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Pearl River Veterans by Race

Pearl River Veterans by Education

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7.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pearl River Veterans by Education

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74.9%

Labor Force Participation

69.6%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Pearl River Employment by Age

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Pearl River Employment by Race

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Pearl River Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.80%

Born in Pearl River

99.89%

Native Born

0.11%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.89% of Pearl River residents were born in the United States, with 83.80% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pearl River Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Pearl River Population by Year