Pearland, TX

111,665 Population
46.1 square miles 2,273 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.4%
was 0.4%
Ranked 32nd Highest in TX
Population Density
2,273
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
49.3%
was 54.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
15.1%
was 17.0%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
27.8%
was 28.3%
Ranked 20th Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
8.3%
was 10.4%
Ranked 45th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.3
was 3.5
Ranked 10th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
2.7%
Ranked 2nd Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$97,209
was $95,464
Ranked 7th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
37.8
35.3
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.9
was 1.0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
153.5
was 154.8
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,040.2
was 1,963.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
38,810
was 36,087
Ranked 38th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$1,348
was $997
Ranked 7th Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
955
was 1,318
 
Occupied Housing Units
37,073
was 35,067
 
Homeownership Rate
69.1%
was 76.2%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
955
was 948
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
837.4
was 783.0
Ranked 31st Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
13.2%
was 10.9%
Ranked 45th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 370
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.0
was 2.9
Ranked 17th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
26.5
was 37.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
9.3
was 13.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
91.8%
was 97.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
91.9%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
93.4%
was 95.7%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.6%
was 93.6%
Ranked 50th Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
48.6%
was 46.0%
Ranked 8th Highest in TX

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