Pearland is a city located in Brazoria County, Fort Bend, and Harris counties in the state of Texas, with a population of approximately 123,000 people as of the 2020 United States Census. The city is situated just south of Houston and is known for its excellent schools, vibrant economy, and diverse community.
Pearland has a diverse population, with a mix of White, Hispanic or Latino, African American, and Asian residents. The median age of residents is 36.7 years, which is slightly younger than the state average.
The average home price in Pearland is around $270,000, making it one of the more affordable options for those looking to buy a home in the Houston area. The property tax rate in Pearland is 2.7%, which is slightly higher than the state average.
Pearland offers a range of amenities and services to residents and visitors alike. The city is home to several parks, including the Pearland Town Center, which features a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options. Additionally, the city hosts several community events throughout the year, including the Pearland International Festival and the Pearland Crawfish Festival.
Pearland is also home to several businesses and industries, including healthcare, retail, and technology. The city is served by the Pearland Independent School District, which includes several highly-rated schools such as Pearland High School and Dawson High School. According to the Texas Education Agency, the Pearland Independent School District received a rating of “A” for the 2020-2021 school year, indicating excellent performance.