Flowood, Mississippi Population 2021

9,778
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Flowood is a city located in Rankin County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 9,778, it is the 43rd largest city in Mississippi and the 3150th largest city in the United States . Flowood is currently growing at a rate of 2.08% annually and its population has increased by 24.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,823 in 2010. Flowood reached it's highest population of 9,778 in 2021. Spanning over 29 miles, Flowood has a population density of 340 people per square mile.

The average household income in Flowood is $85,399 with a poverty rate of 13.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,147 per month, and the median house value is $187,500. The median age in Flowood is 34.5 years, 34.1 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Flowood Demographics

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

  • White: 59.96%
  • Black or African American: 31.20%
  • Asian: 4.82%
  • Two or more races: 3.03%
  • Other race: 0.73%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Flowood, Mississippi is 9,778 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,181.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,823.

Flowood, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,41459.96%
Black or African American2,81731.20%
Asian4354.82%
Two or More Races2743.03%
Some Other Race660.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.27%
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Flowood Population by Race

Flowood Population Pyramid $2021

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Flowood Median Age

34.5


Total

34.1


Male

35.3


Female

Flowood Adults

There are 7,111 adults, (883 of whom are seniors) in Flowood.

Flowood Age Dependency

45

Age Dependency Ratio

14.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Flowood Sex Ratio

Female

4,973

55.07%

Male

4,057

44.93%

Flowood Population by Age

Flowood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Flowood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.3%27.7%
All56.3%43.7%
Non Family42.4%57.6%
Female42%58%
Male26.6%73.4%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Flowood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6262.4256.3
Married1,7683.1272.3
Non Family1,2881.2542.4
Female4312.8542
Male1392.9226.6

2.99

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Flowood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade981.53%
9th to 12th Grade3064.79%
High School Graduate1,21619.02%
Some College1,34421.02%
Associates Degree4827.54%
Bachelors Degree1,61225.21%
Graduate Degree1,33620.89%
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Flowood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Flowood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,1583,9982,252
Black1,7391,554425
Asian308276217
Hispanic10610343
2+ Races674311
Other Race666620
Native American1616

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 asian people with a rate of 70.45%.

Flowood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,054$56,567$41,414
Less Than 9th Grade$$58,750$16,893
High School Graduate$38,789$39,476$32,025
Some College$32,091$31,624$33,306
Bachelors Degree$58,324$68,811$47,408
Graduate Degree$64,323$95,469$46,650

$46,054

Average Earnings

$56,567

Average Male

$41,414

Average Female

Flowood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Flowood Language by Age

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Flowood Language

90.98% of Flowood residents speak only English, while 9.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.78% of the population.

Flowood Language

Flowood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,19759011.35%
Black2,71335513.09%
Multiple27416459.85%
Asian435358.05%

13.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.77%

Male Poverty Rate

16.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Flowood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Flowood is Multiple, with 59.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Flowood is Asian, with 8.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.61%.

Flowood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.58%
High School15.06%
Bachelors or Greater7.32%
Some College6.65%

Flowood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed84.71%
Female Unemployed78.57%
Male Employed6.24%
Female Employed4.02%

Flowood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Flowood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,191$85,399
Families$76,926$100,928
Married Families$94,868-
Non Families$33,777$54,344
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Income by Household Type

Flowood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Flowood Married by Age and Sex

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Flowood 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 35-44.

Flowood Marital Status by Race

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Flowood Marital Status

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315

Number of Veterans

260

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam138
Second Gulf War127
First Gulf War54
Korea14
World War II

Flowood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7496
55 to 6495
18 to 3455
35 to 5440
75+29

Flowood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2906.24%
Black251.28%

Flowood Veterans by Race

Flowood Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Flowood Veterans by Education

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69.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.6%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Flowood Employment by Age

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Flowood Employment by Race

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Flowood 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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72.18%

Born in Flowood

94.02%

Native Born

5.98%

Foreign Born

4.41%

Non Citizen

1.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.02% of Flowood residents were born in the United States, with 72.18% having been born in Mississippi. 4.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Flowood Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,7781992.08%
20209,5791992.12%
20199,3801992.17%
20189,1811471.63%
20179,0341962.22%
20168,8381711.97%
20158,6671371.61%
20148,5301882.25%
20138,3421822.23%
20128,1601251.56%
20118,0351582.01%
20107,8773,1275.19%
20004,7501,8905.20%
19902,8600.00%

Flowood Population by Year