The city of Pearland encompasses the following counties: Brazoria, Harris, Fort Bend. Pearland's government type is Council-Manager. It is comprised of the City Manager, who is currently Bill Eisen.
Pearland encompasses land area: 47.0 sq mi (121.8 km2), water area: 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2). The elevation is 49 ft (15 m) above sea level. This equates to a population density of 1,900/sq mi (740/km2). The local time zone is Central (CST) (UTC-6).
Zip codes in Pearland include 77581, 77584, 77588. Local area codes are 281, 713, 832. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 48-56348, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at www.cityofpearland.com.