Flowood, Mississippi Population 2020

9,617

Flowood is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 9,617, it is the 43rd largest city in Mississippi and the 3179th largest city in the United States. Flowood is currently growing at a rate of 2.11% annually and its population has increased by 22.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,823 in 2010. Spanning over 29 miles, Flowood has a population density of 334 people per square mile.

The average household income in Flowood is $84,026 with a poverty rate of 14.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,116 per month, and the median house value is $192,500. The median age in Flowood is 34.8 years, 34.3 years for males, and 35.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.4 males.

Flowood Demographics

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

  • White: 63.56%
  • Black or African American: 26.53%
  • Asian: 5.04%
  • Two or more races: 3.52%
  • Other race: 1.08%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Flowood, Mississippi is 9,617, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,219.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,823.

Flowood, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,63863.56%
Black or African American2,35326.53%
Asian4475.04%
Two or More Races3123.52%
Some Other Race961.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.27%

Flowood Population Pyramid 2020

Flowood Median Age

34.8


Total

34.3


Male

35.4


Female

Flowood Adults

There are 7,275 adults, (921 of whom are seniors) in Flowood.

Flowood Age Dependency

39.6

Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Flowood Sex Ratio

Female

4,783

53.92%

Male

4,087

46.08%

Flowood Households and Families

Flowood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Flowood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.5%30.5%
All52%48%
Non Family41.5%58.5%
Female19.8%80.2%
Male12.8%87.2%

52.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8282.2452
Married1,8392.8769.5
Non Family1,5171.3541.5
Female3232.5619.8
Male1492.9612.8

2.72

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Flowood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1392.19%
9th to 12th Grade2343.69%
High School Graduate1,23119.41%
Some College1,28020.18%
Associates Degree4386.91%
Bachelors Degree1,64825.98%
Graduate Degree1,37321.65%

Flowood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,4754,2792,509
Black1,3291,212259
Asian305278202
Hispanic16815951
Multiple Races1058124
Other Race969614
Native American1711

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,630$57,454$41,315
Less Than High School$32,917$38,810$
High School Grad$38,314$38,837$35,250
Some College$27,857$27,391$28,667
Bachelors Degree$59,446$95,588$50,072
Graduate Degree$66,949$83,882$50,192

$46,630

Average Earnings

$57,454

Average Male

$41,315

Average Female

Flowood Language

Flowood Language by Age

Flowood Language

90.24% of Flowood residents speak only English, while 9.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.10% of the population.

Flowood Poverty

Flowood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,41873513.57%
Black2,2261838.22%
Multiple31217355.45%
Asian44710022.37%
Hispanic227146.17%

14.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.51%

Male Poverty Rate

16.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Flowood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Flowood is Multiple, with 55.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Flowood is Hispanic, with 6.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.98%
High School14.85%
Some College8.93%
Bachelors or Greater8.22%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed86.36%
Female Unemployed71.76%
Female Employed5.07%
Male Employed4.49%

Flowood Income

Flowood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,476$84,026
Families$82,694$103,634
Married Families$95,792-
Non Families$33,298$50,633

Flowood Marital Status

Flowood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Flowood Married by Age and Sex

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

Flowood Veterans

392

Number of Veterans

334

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam180
First Gulf War76
Second Gulf War61
World War II21
Korea16
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74133
75+75
35 to 5470
55 to 6464
18 to 3450
Name Veterans % of Total
White3296.61%
Hispanic5027.47%
2 or More5047.62%
Black130.75%

$Flowood Veterans by Education

3.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Flowood Employment Status

67.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Flowood 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

70.95%

Born in Mississippi

94.31%

Native Born

5.69%

Foreign Born

4.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.31% of Flowood residents were born in the United States, with 70.95% having been born in Mississippi. 4.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209,6171992.11%
20199,4181992.16%
20189,2191561.72%
20179,0631992.25%
20168,8641762.03%
20158,6881391.63%
20148,5491942.32%
20138,3551822.23%
20128,1731271.58%
20118,0461592.02%
20107,8873,1375.20%
20004,7501,8905.20%
19902,8600.00%