Pearsall, Texas Population 2021

10,657
map placeholder

Pearsall is a city located in Frio County Texas. It is also the county seat of Frio County. With a 2020 population of 10,657, it is the 233rd largest city in Texas and the 2969th largest city in the United States . Pearsall is currently growing at a rate of 0.23% annually and its population has increased by 16.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,146 in 2010. Pearsall reached it's highest population of 10,657 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Pearsall has a population density of 1,796 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pearsall is $67,852 with a poverty rate of 23.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $860 per month, and the median house value is $71,400. The median age in Pearsall is 32.8 years, 29.6 years for males, and 38 years for females.

Pearsall Demographics

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

  • White: 77.82%
  • Other race: 17.23%
  • Black or African American: 1.96%
  • Two or more races: 1.60%
  • Asian: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pearsall, Texas is 10,657 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,585.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,146.

Pearsall, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,12177.82%
Some Other Race1,79817.23%
Black or African American2051.96%
Two or More Races1671.60%
Asian1361.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.09%
Loading...

Pearsall Population by Race

Pearsall Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Pearsall Median Age

32.8


Total

29.6


Male

38


Female

Pearsall Adults

There are 8,178 adults, (1,221 of whom are seniors) in Pearsall.

Pearsall Age Dependency

50

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pearsall Sex Ratio

Female

4,018

38.50%

Male

6,418

61.50%

Pearsall Population by Age

Pearsall Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Pearsall Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All71.1%28.9%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
Female59.5%40.5%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pearsall Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4643.4971.1
Married1,3274.1478.9
Non Family6331.0363.3
Female4475.1759.5
Male572.5866.7

4.17

Average Family Size

3.49

Average Household Size

Loading...

Pearsall Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,39820.82%
9th to 12th Grade1,02115.20%
High School Graduate2,28233.98%
Some College1,23518.39%
Associates Degree4326.43%
Bachelors Degree2794.15%
Graduate Degree681.01%
Loading...

Pearsall Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pearsall Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic5,4163,169194
White1,051950116
Other Race898634
Black16410918
Asian1016819
2+ Races894016
Native American9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 18.81%.

Pearsall Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,933$30,313$21,630
Less Than 9th Grade$18,266$19,899$10,993
High School Graduate$23,525$31,435$20,139
Some College$30,843$31,163$22,346
Bachelors Degree$38,859$38,750$38,912
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,933

Average Earnings

$30,313

Average Male

$21,630

Average Female

Pearsall Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pearsall Language by Age

Loading...

Pearsall Language

33.76% of Pearsall residents speak only English, while 66.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 62.99% of the population.

Pearsall Language

Pearsall Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,2271,57421.78%
Other1,57051632.87%
White1,30439530.29%

23.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.47%

Male Poverty Rate

19.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pearsall

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pearsall is Other, with 32.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pearsall is Hispanic, with 21.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.29%.

Pearsall Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.89%
High School23.24%
Some College11.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.28%

Pearsall Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed83.33%
Female Employed2.57%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed15.66%

Pearsall Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pearsall Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$45,865$67,852
Families$54,144$78,519
Married Families$65,927-
Non Families$35,573$33,282
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Pearsall Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pearsall Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Pearsall 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 35-44.

Pearsall Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Pearsall Marital Status

Loading...

149

Number of Veterans

133

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam90
Korea34
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Pearsall Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74106
75+34
55 to 649
35 to 54
18 to 34

Pearsall Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1091.70%
Hispanic1071.60%
Other Race403.13%

Pearsall Veterans by Race

Pearsall Veterans by Education

Loading...

14.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pearsall Veterans by Education

Loading...

45.1%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pearsall Employment by Age

Loading...

Pearsall Employment by Race

Loading...

Pearsall Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

69.71%

Born in Pearsall

76.77%

Native Born

23.23%

Foreign Born

18.24%

Non Citizen

4.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.77% of Pearsall residents were born in the United States, with 69.71% having been born in Texas. 18.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pearsall Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,657240.23%
202010,633240.23%
201910,609240.23%
201810,5851401.34%
201710,4451301.26%
201610,3151051.03%
201510,2102102.10%
201410,0002592.66%
20139,7412522.66%
20129,4892082.24%
20119,2811121.22%
20109,1692,0122.51%
20007,1572330.33%
19906,924-459-0.64%
19807,3831,8382.90%
19705,5455881.13%
19604,9574761.01%
19504,4811,3173.54%
19403,1646282.24%
19302,5360.00%

Pearsall Population by Year