MS

National Population : 333,590,059
Mississippi State Population : 3,106,550

About Pearl, MS

Pearl, MS is located in Rankin County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Pearl is about 26,510 with about 401 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 32,053.

The Average Home Value is $122,000.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 35% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,015.00, which is roughly 20% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 15% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Pearl is about 7.4%.

Mississippi is ranked #50 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 8.08 out of 100.

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Voting

Rankin County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 62.97% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 72.03%
Democratic: 26.67%
Libertarian: 0.79%
Other: 0.42%
Green: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Richland, MS (3.74 mi.)
Flowood, MS (4.64 mi.)
Brandon, MS (8.11 mi.)
Florence, MS (8.68 mi.)
Ridgeland, MS (10.29 mi.)
Byram, MS (10.31 mi.)
Madison, MS (13.58 mi.)
Clinton, MS (13.65 mi.)
Terry, MS (16.83 mi.)
Braxton, MS (18.72 mi.)
Pelahatchie, MS (18.73 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39208
Latitude : 32.256012
Longitude : -90.100091
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 319 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.57
Male Population Estimate : 48.20%
Female Population Estimate : 49.67%
Median Age : 34.5
Male Median Age : 33.2
Female Median Age : 35.7

White Population Estimate : 66.28%
Black Population Estimate : 27.52%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.29%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.99%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.28%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.60%
Other Population Estimate : 3.69%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Pearl specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rankin County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Rankin County: About 64 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rankin County is about 5% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 78% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.