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Florence
  • Suburb of Jackson, MS

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade C+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade C+
  12. Commute
    grade C

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Florence is a suburb of Jackson with a population of 4,446. Florence is in Rankin County. Living in Florence offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Florence and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Florence are above average.

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About Florence...
Population
4,446

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$162,500
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,276
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    110.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    66.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    44.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    44.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    176.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    17%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    36%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Florence

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$70,909
National
$64,994

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