Pearl, Illinois

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Pearl Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 45 miles N of St. Peters, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 60 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Pike
Standard Zip Codes 62361
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.459
Longitude -90.625

Pearl Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station WHITE HALL 1 E
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 34 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Distance 19.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Distance 28.9 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 34 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 68 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches
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Pearl Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 187 100%
Male 97 51.9%
Female 90 48.1%
Under 18 55 29.4%
18+ 132 70.6%
65+ 31 16.6%
Median Age 33.8
Average Family Size 3.32
White 186 99.5%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.5%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Pearl Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 181
Growth -6
Growth % -3.2%

Pearl Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 26%
German 26%
Irish 16.3%
English 13%
Scotch-Irish 5.7%
Italian 5.7%
Scottish 2.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.6%
Polish 1.6%
Dutch 1.6%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Pearl 187 $30,536
Alsey 246 $40,833
Hillview 179 $25,625
Kampsville 302 $28,750
Milton 274 $28,333
Nebo 408 $31,125
White Hall 2,629 $31,576
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Steel bridge over Illinois River 1901 Oct. 11.

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Steel bridge over Illinois River 1901 Oct. 11.

Stone crusher at Pearl between 1900 and 1905

Stone quarry at Pearl between 1890 and 1901

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