The Pearl River Census Designated Place had a population of 16,287 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Pearl River is located at latitude 41.059 and longitude -74.0218 in Rockland County. The formal boundaries for the Pearl River Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 6.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.4 sq. miles. Rockland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 243 feet.
The Pearl River Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389653) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Pearl River: Middletown, Muddy Creek.
|Total Population||16,287 (100%)|
|Population in Households||16,221 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||14,143 (86.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||66 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$110,533|
|Average Household Income||$153,915|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||19%|
|Per Capita Income||$55,602|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||6,069 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,625 (76.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,258 (20.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||186 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$493,774|
|Average Home Value||$560,254|
|Housing Affordability Index3||99|
|Average Household Size||2.76|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.62%|
|Per Capita Income||2.12%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.26%|
The table below compares Pearl River to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 117||90th|
|Population Density||# 354||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 223||81st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 237||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 183||85th|
|Diversity Index||# 493||59th|
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