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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B-
Pearl City is a town in Illinois with a population of 785. Pearl City is in Stephenson County. Living in Pearl City offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Pearl City and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Pearl City are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$103,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$644
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    17%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    44%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Pearl City

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$64,531
National
$55,322
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Pearl City Reviews

2 reviews
Pearl City is a very nice little town. Everybody knows everybody else. It is a safe town. The school is very family friendly. Parents are always welcome and invited.
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Pearl City is a very quiet town with a low crime rate and very friendly people. It is a great town to raise children in. Every body knows each other and neighbors are always willing to help each other out.