Flora, Mississippi Population 2020

1,840

Flora is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,840, it is the 111th largest city in Mississippi and the 7951st largest city in the United States. Flora is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually and its population has decreased by -2.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,886 in 2010. Flora reached it's highest population of 1,892 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Flora has a population density of 558 people per square mile.

The average household income in Flora is $69,166 with a poverty rate of 25.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $605 per month, and the median house value is $140,300. The median age in Flora is 31.7 years, 27.9 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.3 males.

Flora Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.89%
  • White: 46.89%
  • Other race: 1.06%
  • Native American: 1.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.17%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Flora, Mississippi is 1,840, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,856.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,886.

Flora, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American91650.89%
White84446.89%
Some Other Race191.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native181.00%
Two or More Races30.17%

Flora Population Pyramid 2020

Flora Median Age

31.7


Total

27.9


Male

37.3


Female

Flora Adults

There are 1,241 adults, (216 of whom are seniors) in Flora.

Flora Age Dependency

75.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Flora Sex Ratio

Female

936

52.00%

Male

864

48.00%

Flora Households and Families

Flora Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Flora Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.5%23.5%
Non Family59%41%
All57.7%42.3%
Male53.3%46.7%
Female26.9%73.1%

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6472.7857.7
Married2813.1176.5
Female1753.726.9
Non Family1611.1659
Male303.153.3

3.28

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Flora Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade423.93%
9th to 12th Grade12011.24%
High School Graduate32530.43%
Some College24422.85%
Associates Degree1059.83%
Bachelors Degree17816.67%
Graduate Degree545.06%

Flora Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White583561196
Black45031932
Hispanic2314
Other Race1910
Native American994
Multiple Races33

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 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,279$39,205$27,569
Less Than High School$20,441$21,250$
High School Grad$22,000$30,385$15,278
Some College$27,333$43,750$24,659
Bachelors Degree$48,021$49,792$38,365
Graduate Degree$52,188$$41,667

$31,279

Average Earnings

$39,205

Average Male

$27,569

Average Female

Flora Language

Flora Language by Age

Flora Language

99.40% of Flora residents speak only English, while 0.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.60% of the population.

Flora Poverty

Flora Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black91642045.85%
White828414.95%

25.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.42%

Male Poverty Rate

26.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Flora

The race most likely to be in poverty in Flora is Black, with 45.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Flora is White, with 4.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.75%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.16%
Some College20.06%
High School17.54%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed70.97%
Male Unemployed37.23%
Female Employed17.98%
Male Employed9.81%

Flora Income

Flora Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,821$69,166
Families$47,083$76,337
Married Families$74,327-
Non Families$38,646$43,511

Flora Marital Status

Flora Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Flora Married by Age and Sex

Flora Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Flora Marital Status by Race

Flora Veterans

32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam19
World War II4
Korea4
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War3
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6418
75+4
65 to 744
35 to 543
18 to 343
Name Veterans % of Total
White253.81%
Indian444.44%
Black30.54%

$Flora Veterans by Education

46.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Flora Employment Status

71.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

13.3%

Unemployment Rate

Flora Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

82.39%

Born in Mississippi

98.94%

Native Born

1.06%

Foreign Born

0.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.94% of Flora residents were born in the United States, with 82.39% having been born in Mississippi. 0.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,840-8-0.43%
20191,848-8-0.43%
20181,85610.05%
20171,855-8-0.43%
20161,863-6-0.32%
20151,869-3-0.16%
20141,872-12-0.64%
20131,884-5-0.26%
20121,8890.00%
20111,889-3-0.16%
20101,8920.00%