Pearl River, Mississippi Population 2021

4,100
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Pearl River is a city located in Mississippi. Pearl River has a 2020 population of 4,100. Pearl River is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 13.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,601 in 2010. Pearl River reached it's highest population of 4,205 in 2018.

The average household income in Pearl River is $53,593 with a poverty rate of 26.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $463 per month, and the median house value is $75,300. The median age in Pearl River is 29.3 years, 24.3 years for males, and 33.1 years for females.

Pearl River Demographics

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

  • Native American: 85.22%
  • White: 9.61%
  • Asian: 1.78%
  • Black or African American: 1.73%
  • Two or more races: 1.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.20%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pearl River, Mississippi is 4,100 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,205.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,601.

Pearl River, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native3,49485.22%
White3949.61%
Asian731.78%
Black or African American711.73%
Two or More Races601.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.20%
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Pearl River Population by Race

Pearl River Population Pyramid $2021

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Pearl River Median Age

29.3


Total

24.3


Male

33.1


Female

Pearl River Adults

There are 2,689 adults, (374 of whom are seniors) in Pearl River.

Pearl River Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61

Child Dependency Ratio

Pearl River Sex Ratio

Female

2,169

52.90%

Male

1,931

47.10%

Pearl River Population by Age

Pearl River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pearl River Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
Female76.2%23.8%
All73%27%
Male71%29%
Non Family60.2%39.8%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pearl River Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0823.773
Female4084.9276.2
Non Family2891.1960.2
Married2543.9283.5
Male131571

4.23

Average Family Size

3.7

Average Household Size

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Pearl River Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2129.24%
9th to 12th Grade44519.40%
High School Graduate67429.38%
Some College59325.85%
Associates Degree2089.07%
Bachelors Degree994.32%
Graduate Degree632.75%
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Pearl River Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pearl River Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American1,8431,298120
White34027326
Asian452510
Black3927
2+ Races1966
Islander88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 31.58%.

Pearl River Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,851$22,220$25,833
Less Than 9th Grade$18,607$25,000$14,640
High School Graduate$21,782$20,346$25,677
Some College$29,258$25,708$31,324
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$51,779$$

$24,851

Average Earnings

$22,220

Average Male

$25,833

Average Female

Pearl River Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pearl River Language by Age

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Pearl River Language

56.54% of Pearl River residents speak only English, while 43.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 41.39% of the population.

Pearl River Language

Pearl River Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native3,48393726.90%
White3249027.78%
Hispanic3030100.00%
Black542953.70%
Islander88100.00%
Asian7368.22%

26.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.28%

Male Poverty Rate

27.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pearl River

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pearl River is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pearl River is Asian, with 8.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.48%.

Pearl River Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.32%
High School22.83%
Some College21.42%
Bachelors or Greater7.69%

Pearl River Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed51.02%
Male Unemployed32.59%
Male Employed17.86%
Female Employed12.32%

Pearl River Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pearl River Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,155$53,593
Families$40,202$54,719
Married Families$56,667-
Non Families$24,718$32,411
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Income by Household Type

Pearl River Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

22.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.3%

Male Marriage Rate

21.8%

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 45-54.

Pearl River Marital Status by Race

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Pearl River Marital Status

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100

Number of Veterans

86

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War50
Second Gulf War39
Vietnam8
World War II
Korea

Pearl River Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5450
55 to 6419
18 to 3417
65 to 748
75+6

Pearl River Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Native American783.54%
White143.89%
Islander8100.00%

Pearl River Veterans by Race

Pearl River Veterans by Education

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17.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pearl River Veterans by Education

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68.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

11.9%

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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91.56%

Born in Pearl River

98.90%

Native Born

1.10%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

0.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.90% of Pearl River residents were born in the United States, with 91.56% having been born in Mississippi. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pearl River Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,1000.00%
20204,1000.00%
20194,100-105-2.50%
20184,205421.01%
20174,163-40-0.95%
20164,2031634.03%
20154,0401052.67%
20143,935-83-2.07%
20134,018-88-2.14%
20124,106571.41%
20114,04944812.44%
20103,6010.00%

Pearl River Population by Year