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Flowood
  • Suburb of Jackson, MS

Report Card

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

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Flowood is a suburb of Jackson with a population of 10,204. Flowood is in Rankin County and is one of the best places to live in Mississippi. Living in Flowood offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Flowood and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Flowood are highly rated.

About

About Flowood...
Population
10,204

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$257,900
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,398
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    47%
  • Own
    53%
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Flowood Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    142.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    57
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    9.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    47.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,473.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    57
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    25%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Flowood

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$89,144
National
$75,149

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