Pearsall, TX Population

Population: 7,157. Estimated population in July 2020: 7,772 (+8.6% change)
Males: 3,624 (50.6%), Females: 3,533 (49.4%)

Frio County

Zip code: 78061

Median resident age: 31.3 years
Median household income: $21,602
Median house value: $35,700

Races in Pearsall:

  • Hispanic (84.2%)
  • Other race (22.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (14.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (2.0%), United States (1.9%), English (1.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%), Irish (1.2%).

Elevation: 631 feet

Land area: 4.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Pearsall

  • High school or higher: 52.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pearsall city

  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

4.8% Foreign born (4.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+0.5%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Pearsall:

  • FRIO REGIONAL HOSPITAL (200 S IH 35)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Pearsall:

  • COMMUNITY GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; DILLEY, TX)
  • MEDINA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 34 miles; HONDO, TX)
  • MEDINA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 34 miles; HONDO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Pearsall:

  • LACKLAND AFB (KELLY FLD ANNEX) (about 50 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SKF)
  • SAN ANTONIO INTL (about 62 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Abbreviation: SAT)
  • LAREDO INTL (about 97 miles; LAREDO, TX; Abbreviation: LRD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Pearsall:

  • MC KINLEY FIELD (about 6 miles; PEARSALL, TX; Abbreviation: T30)
  • DILLEY AIRPARK (about 16 miles; DILLEY, TX; Abbreviation: 24R)
  • DEVINE MUNI (about 21 miles; DEVINE, TX; Abbreviation: 23R)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pearsall:

  • PALO ALTO COLLEGE (about 49 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,623)
  • ST MARYS UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,588)
  • OUR LADY OF THE LAKE UNIVERSITY-SAN ANTONIO (about 54 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,312)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE-SAN ANTONIO (about 56 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,303)
  • SOUTHWEST TEXAS JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 56 miles; UVALDE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,366)
  • ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (about 57 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,778)
  • SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE (about 57 miles; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,226)

Schools

Public high school in Pearsall:

  • PEARSALL H S (Students: 605; Location: 1990 MAVERICK DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Pearsall:

  • TED FLORES EL (Students: 638; Location: 321 W PENA; Grades: PK – 02)
  • PEARSALL J H (Students: 536; Location: 607 E ALABAMA ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • PEARSALL INT (Students: 499; Location: 523 E FLORIDA ST; Grades: 03 – 05)
  • PEARSALL ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL (Students: 9; Location: 1990 MAVERICK DR; Grades: 05 – 12)

Libraries

Library in Pearsall:

  • PEARSALL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $122,166; Location: 200 E TRINITY ST; 24,345 books; 425 audio materials; 1,250 video materials; 23 serial subscriptions)