Pearl City, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 780. Estimated population in 2021: 784 (+0.5% change)
Males: 372 (47.7%), Females: 408 (52.3%)

Stephenson County

Zip code: 61062

Median resident age: 33.2 years
Median household income: $43,929
Median house value: $78,800

Races in Pearl City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (57.8%), English (10.3%), Irish (10.1%), United States (5.3%), Norwegian (4.5%), Dutch (3.8%).

Elevation: 830 feet

Land area: 0.6 square miles

Map of Pearl City, IL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Pearl City

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pearl City village

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +97 (+14.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Pearl City:

  • FREEPORT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; FREEPORT, IL)
  • MONROE CLINIC INC THE (about 27 miles; MONROE, WI)
  • MORRISON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 33 miles; MORRISON, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Pearl City:

  • WHITESIDE CO ARPT-JOS H BITTORF FLD (about 39 miles; STERLING/ROCKFALLS, IL; Abbreviation: SQI)
  • CLINTON MUNI (about 46 miles; CLINTON, IA; Abbreviation: CWI)
  • GREATER ROCKFORD (about 52 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; Abbreviation: RFD)

Other public-use airports nearest to Pearl City:

  • ALBERTUS (about 19 miles; FREEPORT, IL; Abbreviation: FEP)
  • FREEPORT/DORNINK (about 21 miles; FREEPORT, IL; Abbreviation: C86)
  • TRI-TOWNSHIP (about 25 miles; SAVANNA, IL; Abbreviation: SFY)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pearl City:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PLATTEVILLE (about 57 miles; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,045)
  • ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE (about 57 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,200)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 62 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 63 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 68 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • KISHWAUKEE COLLEGE (about 70 miles; MALTA, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,289)
  • BLACK HAWK COLLEGE (about 71 miles; MOLINE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,891)

Public high school in Pearl City:

  • PEARL CITY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 144; Location: PO BOX 9; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Pearl City:

  • PEARL CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 328; Location: PO BOX 9; Grades: PK – 06)
  • PEARL CITY JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 91; Location: PO BOX 9; Grades: 07 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Pearl City:

  • PEARL CITY P.L.D. (Operating income: $54,750; Location: 221 S. MAIN STREET, BOX 158; 10,839 books; 254 video materials; 18 serial subscriptions)

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