Flora, Mississippi Population 2021

1,882
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Flora is a city located in Madison County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,882, it is the 105th largest city in Mississippi and the 7838th largest city in the United States . Flora is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually but its population has decreased by -0.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,886 in 2010. Flora reached it's highest population of 1,893 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Flora has a population density of 571 people per square mile.

The average household income in Flora is $66,665 with a poverty rate of 22.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $621 per month, and the median house value is $148,900. The median age in Flora is 30.1 years, 25.7 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.

Flora Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Flora was:

  • White: 49.51%
  • Black or African American: 45.91%
  • Two or more races: 2.67%
  • Other race: 1.26%
  • Native American: 0.66%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Flora, Mississippi is 1,882 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,852.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,886.

Flora, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White90749.51%
Black or African American84145.91%
Two or More Races492.67%
Some Other Race231.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.66%
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Flora Population by Race

Flora Population Pyramid $2021

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Flora Median Age

30.1


Total

25.7


Male

37.7


Female

Flora Adults

There are 1,352 adults, (247 of whom are seniors) in Flora.

Flora Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Flora Sex Ratio

Female

860

46.94%

Male

972

53.06%

Flora Population by Age

Flora Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Flora Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
All56.1%43.9%
Male36.4%63.6%
Female17.3%82.7%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Flora Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6522.8156.1
Married2973.1180.1
Female1623.7317.3
Non Family1491.1356.4
Male443.0736.4

3.26

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

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Flora Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade857.62%
9th to 12th Grade12711.38%
High School Graduate30427.24%
Some College22319.98%
Associates Degree928.24%
Bachelors Degree21819.53%
Graduate Degree676.00%
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Flora Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Flora Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White628596252
Black42728329
2+ Races27
Hispanic2617
Other Race2314
Native American884

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.00%.

Flora Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,586$38,542$27,237
Less Than 9th Grade$21,346$$
High School Graduate$26,250$31,726$17,596
Some College$26,935$47,917$17,750
Bachelors Degree$46,250$60,667$39,861
Graduate Degree$40,313$$40,781

$32,586

Average Earnings

$38,542

Average Male

$27,237

Average Female

Flora Earnings by Educational Attainment

Flora Language by Age

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Flora Language

98.67% of Flora residents speak only English, while 1.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.33% of the population.

Flora Language

Flora Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black84134841.38%
Multiple4949100.00%
White895222.46%

22.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.66%

Male Poverty Rate

21.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Flora

The race most likely to be in poverty in Flora is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Flora is White, with 2.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.74%.

Flora Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.13%
High School17.11%
Some College11.43%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%

Flora Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed46.15%
Female Unemployed43.90%
Female Employed17.90%
Male Employed11.45%

Flora Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Flora Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,615$66,665
Families$65,388$72,954
Married Families$77,386-
Non Families$38,229$43,595
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Income by Household Type

Flora Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Flora Married by Age and Sex

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Flora Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Flora Marital Status by Race

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Flora Marital Status

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49

Number of Veterans

49

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War23
First Gulf War14
Vietnam8
World War II4
Korea4

Flora Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3420
35 to 5417
65 to 748
75+4
55 to 64

Flora Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White456.10%
Native American450.00%

Flora Veterans by Race

Flora Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Flora Veterans by Education

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73.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Flora Employment by Age

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Flora Employment by Race

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Flora Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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86.14%

Born in Flora

98.74%

Native Born

1.26%

Foreign Born

0.76%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.74% of Flora residents were born in the United States, with 86.14% having been born in Mississippi. 0.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Flora Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,882100.53%
20201,872100.54%
20191,862100.54%
20181,85230.16%
20171,849-9-0.48%
20161,858-9-0.48%
20151,867-5-0.27%
20141,872-11-0.58%
20131,883-8-0.42%
20121,89110.05%
20111,890-3-0.16%
20101,8930.00%

Flora Population by Year