Pearl is located close to the center of Mississippi. Pearl is part of Rankin County. Pearl has 23.60 square miles of land area and 0.12 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Pearl population is 26,105, which has grown 18.87% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Pearl median household income is $41,326 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 9.86% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Pearl median house value is $110,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.19% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Pearl is better than the state average in quality. The Pearl area code is 601.