Pearl Information

Pearl Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Pearl, MS

General Pearl Information

State: Mississippi

County: Rankin County

Close cities: Whitfield, MS, Brandon, MS, Jackson, MS, Star, MS, Florence, MS, Flowood, MS, Richland, MS, Byram, MS, Ridgeland, MS

Pearl Population (census data)
Total 24,065 (+9.5% since 2000)
Male 11,452 (47.6%)
Female 12,613 (52.4%)

Population Density: 1,102 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.0 (US Avg is 100)

Pearl Elevation: 272 feet above sea level

Land Area: 21.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $43,996

Zip Codes: 39208, and 39288.

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Pearl Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.2%)
  • Black (16.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (22.5%)
  • Irish (10.4%)
  • English (8.0%)
  • German (7.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.2%)
  • Scottish (2.1%)
Foriegn Born: 545 people (2.3%)
  • Latin America (60.9%)
  • Asia (39.1%)

Local Pearl Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: New Orleans Saints, Tennessee Titans
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, , Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators,
NCAA Sports: University of Southern Mississippi, Jackson State University,

Pearl School Information

High Schools
Pearl High School (500 Pirate Cove, Pearl, MS, 39208 - Pearl Public School District District)
Pearl Junior High School (200 Mary Ann Drive, Pearl, MS, 39208 - Pearl Public School District District)
Elementary Schools
Northside Elementary School (3600 Harle Street, Pearl, MS, 39208 - Pearl Public School District District)
Pearl Lower Elementary School (160 Mary Ann Drive, Pearl, MS, 39208 - Pearl Public School District District)
Pearl Upper Elementary School (180 Mary Ann Drive, Pearl, MS, 39208 - Pearl Public School District District)

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