Pearlington, Mississippi Population 2020

1,022

Pearlington is a city located in Mississippi. Pearlington has a 2020 population of 1,022. Pearlington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -23.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,332 in 2010. Pearlington reached it's highest population of 1,504 in 2014.

The average household income in Pearlington is $59,773 with a poverty rate of 13.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $101,400. The median age in Pearlington is 48 years, 48.3 years for males, and 43.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.2 males.

Pearlington Demographics

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

  • White: 88.36%
  • Black or African American: 8.22%
  • Two or more races: 3.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pearlington, Mississippi is 1,022, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,022.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,332.

Pearlington, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White90388.36%
Black or African American848.22%
Two or More Races353.42%

Pearlington Population Pyramid 2020

Pearlington Median Age

48


Total

48.3


Male

43.7


Female

Pearlington Adults

There are 862 adults, (187 of whom are seniors) in Pearlington.

Pearlington Age Dependency

51.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Pearlington Sex Ratio

Female

590

57.73%

Male

432

42.27%

Pearlington Households and Families

Pearlington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pearlington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Non Family97.6%2.4%
All94.9%5.1%
Married89.9%10.1%

94.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4122.4894.9
Non Family1691.3797.6
Married1693.1789.9
Male463.17100
Female283.89100

3.08

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

1.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pearlington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade556.84%
9th to 12th Grade16420.40%
High School Graduate26432.84%
Some College21827.11%
Associates Degree374.60%
Bachelors Degree445.47%
Graduate Degree222.74%

Pearlington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White68553666
Black8449
Multiple Races35

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 78.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 9.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,500$35,417$
Less Than High School$35,320$35,872$
High School Grad$23,790$25,547$15,787
Some College$45,750$$
Bachelors Degree$35,132$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,500

Average Earnings

$35,417

Average Male

$

Average Female

Pearlington Language

Pearlington Language by Age

Pearlington Language

100.00% of Pearlington residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Pearlington Poverty

Pearlington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8849410.63%
Multiple3535100.00%
Black84910.71%

13.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.64%

Male Poverty Rate

17.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pearlington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pearlington is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pearlington is White, with 10.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.53%
High School9.09%
Some College5.88%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Employed1.50%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pearlington Income

Pearlington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,203$59,773
Families$59,458$81,240
Married Families$59,792-
Non Families-$28,292

Pearlington Marital Status

Pearlington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pearlington Married by Age and Sex

Pearlington Marriage

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

Pearlington Marital Status by Race

Pearlington Veterans

83

Number of Veterans

74

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea29
Vietnam23
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War9
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+42
35 to 5422
65 to 7410
18 to 349
55 to 64
Name Veterans % of Total
White709.42%
Black1315.48%

$Pearlington Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

62.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pearlington Employment Status

53.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Pearlington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

37.57%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Pearlington residents were born in the United States, with 37.57% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,0220.00%
20191,0220.00%
20181,022-352-25.62%
20171,374241.78%
20161,350-47-3.36%
20151,397-107-7.11%
20141,5041359.86%
20131,36939540.55%
2012974-18-1.81%
2011992-340-25.53%
20101,3320.00%