Pearland, Texas Population 2022

132,744
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Pearland is a city located in Brazoria County Texas. Pearland has a 2020 population of 132,744. Pearland is currently growing at a rate of 2.67% annually and its population has increased by 5.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 125,828 in 2010.

The average household income in Pearland is $121,724 with a poverty rate of 3.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,431 per month, and the median house value is $260,300. The median age in Pearland is 35 years, 34.1 years for males, and 36.3 years for females.

Pearland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pearlandwas:

  • White: 56.84%
  • Black or African American: 18.77%
  • Asian: 14.66%
  • Two or more races: 6.21%
  • Other race: 2.73%
  • Native American: 0.80%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pearland, Texas is 132,744 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 125,828.

Pearland, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71,51056.84%
Black or African American23,61718.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,0040.80%
Asian18,44214.66%
Some Other Race3,4292.73%
Two or More Races7,8156.21%
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Pearland Population by Race

Pearland Population Pyramid 2022

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Pearland Median Age

35.3


Total

33.9


Male

36.5


Female

Pearland Adults

There are 90,078 adults, (13,380 of whom are seniors) in Pearland.

Pearland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pearland Sex Ratio

Female

64,185

51.01%

Male

61,632

48.99%

Pearland Population by Age

Pearland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pearland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All77.2%22.8%
Male74.2%25.8%
Female58.7%41.3%
Non Family50.2%49.8%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pearland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All42,0982.9877.2
Married27,3713.5589.6
Male1,3212.9174.2
Female3,4853.4958.7
Non Family9,9211.2150.2

3.47

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

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Pearland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3641.68%
9th to 12th Grade2,5803.18%
High School Graduate12,54415.46%
Some College16,66420.54%
Associates Degree7,6689.45%
Bachelors Degree24,84830.63%
Graduate Degree15,45219.05%
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Pearland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pearland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian12,72411,7209,244
Black15,53615,1068,550
2+ Races3,5763,4421,678
White35,32734,34616,339
Hispanic16,08314,5175,307
Other Race2,1141,637285
Native American62561254

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 97.92%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.65%.

Pearland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,673$71,032$53,287
Less Than 9th Grade$32,072$37,591$17,628
High School Graduate$42,816$64,244$28,704
Some College$53,748$61,359$39,306
Bachelors Degree$65,457$88,757$58,243
Graduate Degree$85,042$106,750$76,841

$60,673

Average Earnings

$71,032

Average Male

$53,287

Average Female

Pearland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pearland Language by Age

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Pearland Language

72.32% of Pearland residents speak only English, while 27.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.93% of the population.

Pearland Language

Pearland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50,4992,1624.28%
Hispanic28,8801,1634.03%
Black23,5158693.70%
Native1,004161.59%
Asian18,4421810.98%
Other168NaN%
Multiple7,7671451.87%

3.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.29%

Male Poverty Rate

3.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pearland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pearland is White, with 4.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pearland is Multiple, with 1.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.24%.

Pearland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade6.92%
High School6.45%
Some College3.61%
Bachelors or Greater1.62%

Pearland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.66%
Male Unemployed5.33%
Female Employed1.26%
Female Unemployed5.70%

Pearland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pearland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$102,764$123,869
Families$116,220$139,179
Married Families$128,609-
Non Families$57,879$69,876
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Income by Household Type

Pearland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pearland Married by Age and Sex

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Pearland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pearland Marital Status by Race

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Pearland Marital Status

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5,229

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,588
First Gulf War1,873
Vietnam1,594
Korea158
World War II68

Pearland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34447
35 to 542,192
55 to 64834
65 to 741,197
75+559

Pearland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2366.30%
Black1,1426.69%
Native American455.77%
Asian1711.25%
Other Race42517.08%
2+ Races2104.90%
Hispanic1,0555.62%

Pearland Veterans by Race

Pearland Veterans by Education

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4.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pearland Veterans by Education

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70.6%

Labor Force Participation

67.5%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pearland Employment by Age

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Pearland Employment by Race

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Pearland 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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57.68%

Born in Pearland

82.80%

Native Born

17.20%

Foreign Born

6.33%

Non Citizen

10.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.80% of Pearland residents were born in the United States, with 57.68% having been born in Texas. 6.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pearland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19601,5000.00%
19706,4444,94415.69%
198013,2486,8047.47%
199018,6975,4493.51%
200037,64018,9437.25%
201091,25253,6129.26%
201194,7103,4583.79%
201298,1683,4583.65%
2013101,6263,4583.52%
2014105,0843,4583.40%
2015108,5423,4583.29%
2016112,0003,4583.19%
2017115,4583,4583.09%
2018118,9163,4583.00%
2019122,3743,4582.91%
2020125,8283,4542.82%
2021129,2863,4582.75%
2022132,7443,4582.67%

Pearland Population by Year