Perla, Arkansas Population 2024

260

Perla is a city located in Hot Spring County Arkansas. Perla has a 2024 population of 260. Perla is currently growing at a rate of 0.39% annually and its population has increased by 0.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 258 in 2020.

The average household income in Perla is $40,467 with a poverty rate of 26.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Perla is 36.7 years, 51.5 years for males, and 33.2 years for females.

Perla Demographics

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

  • White: 36.89%
  • Black or African American: 34.67%
  • Two or more races: 26.67%
  • Native American: 1.78%
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
1.0 sq mi
Density (mi²)
270.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
0.78% (2)
The current population of Perla, Arkansas is 260 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 258.

Perla, Arkansas Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White8336.89%
Black or African American7834.67%
Two or more races6026.67%
Native American41.78%
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Perla Population by Race

Perla Population Pyramid 2024

Perla Median Age

36.7

Total

51.5

Male

33.2

Female

Perla Adults

There are 154 adults, (41 of whom are seniors) in Perla.

Perla Age Dependency

99.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Perla Sex Ratio

Female12856.89%
Male9743.11%

Perla Population by Age

Perla Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All902.558.941.1
Non Family511.1435.364.7
Married232.961000
Male116.731000
Female552080
showing: 5 rows

3.97

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Perla Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Perla Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Perla Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.58%.

Perla Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$31,500

Average Earnings

$46,250

Average Male

$29,250

Average Female

Perla Earnings by Educational Attainment

Perla Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Perla Language

99.48% of Perla residents speak only English, while 0.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.52% of the population.

Perla Language

Perla Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Multiple604066.67%
White831315.66%
Black7878.97%
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26.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.77%

Male Poverty Rate

27.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perla

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perla is Multiple, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perla is Black, with 8.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.17%.

Perla Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Bachelors or Greater50%
Less Than 9th Grade22.22%
Some College10.26%
High School8.96%
showing: 4 rows

Perla Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed6.9%
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed71.43%
Female Employed2.5%
showing: 4 rows

Perla Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Perla Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Perla Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

35.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Perla Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Perla 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 Over 65.

Perla Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Perla Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

17

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Perla Veterans by War

count

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Perla Veterans by Age

count

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Perla Veterans by Race

Perla Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

29.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

82.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perla Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

49%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Perla Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Perla Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Perla Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

78.22%

Born in Perla

99.56%

Native Born

0.44%

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.56% of Perla residents were born in the United States, with 78.22% having been born in Arkansas. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Perla Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202926510.38%
202826410.38%
202726310.38%
202626210.38%
202526110.38%
202426010.39%
202325910.39%
202225810.39%
2021257-1-0.39%
2020258124.88%
2019246
2018246
201724610.41%
2016245-1-0.41%
201524610.41%
2014245-1-0.41%
2013246
2012246-1-0.4%
2011247
2010247
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Perla Population by Year