Perla is located close to the center of Arkansas. Perla is between the Hot Spring, Garland, Saline county. Perla has 0.92 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Perla population is 172, which has grown 49.57% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 10.24% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Perla median household income is $27,656 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 41.50% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 28.22% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Perla median house value is $53,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 21.69% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 49.31% and is much lower 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 Perla is close to the state average in quality.