Florence: Town in Mississippi, US
Florence is a town located in the county of Rankin in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,141 and a population density of 197 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,531 inhabitants.
Quick Facts about Florence
|Population :||4,531 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Mississippi (United States)|
|County :||Rankin County|
|Postal code :||39073|
|Phone Area Codes :||601|
|Area :||21.04 km2|
|Altitude :||312 feet / 95 meters|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||03:57:00 (4th October 2023)|
|Density :||215 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||8.61% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||63℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather|
The population of Florence increased by 8.61% in 10 years.
|Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 :||72,689|
|Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 :||71,715|
|Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 :||1.4%|
|April 1, 2020 Population :||76,618|
|April 1, 2010 Population :||71,739|
|People under 5 years old, percentage :||4.3%|
|People under 18 years old, percentage :||18.4%|
|People over 65 (%) :||20.4%|
|Female persons, % :||54.8%|
|White only, percent :||23.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent :||69.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native only, % :||0.1%|
|Asians alone % :||2.3%|
|Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % :||0.0%|
|% of people who have participated in two or more races :||4.0%|
|% of Hispanic or Latino :||1.8%|
|White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. :||22.4%|
|2015-2019 Veterans :||4,004|
|Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 :||7.6%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||47.8%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||47.8%|
|Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 :||$155,700|
|From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage :||$1,475|
|Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 :||$654|
|2015-2019 median gross rent :||$1,125|
|2015-2019 Households :||32,345|
|Population per household, 2015-2019 :||2.22|
|Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 :||84.7%|
|Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 :||9.4%|
|Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 :||89.5%|
|Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 :||83.5%|
|Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 :||92.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 :||37.7%|
|Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 :||12.9%|
|Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage :||6.5%|
|Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||61.0%|
|Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||58.5%|
|Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) :||234,825|
|Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) :||1,547,245|
|2012 total retail sales ($1,000) :||2,009,704|
|2012 total retail sales per capita :||$27,717|
|Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||24.0|
|2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) :||$55,705|
|Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 :||$33,104|
|Percentage of people living in poverty :||11.3%|
|Total number of businesses in 2012 :||10,720|
|Men-owned businesses in 2012 :||5,244|
|Women-owned businesses in 2012 :||4,041|
|Minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||5,305|
|Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||4,675|
|Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||930|
|Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||9,008|
|2010 population per square mile :||2,730.5|
|2010 land area in square miles :||26.27|
People born in Florence (5)
Schools in Florence
College & universities near Florence, MS
|382461||Academy of Hair Design-Pearl||Pearl (MS)||39208|
Amtrak & bus stations near Florence, MS
|JAN||Union Station||300 W. Capital Street||RAIL|
|HAZ||Hazlehurst station||North Ragsdale Ave and East Conway St.||RAIL|
|BRH||Brookhaven||East Monticello St. and South Railroad Ave.||RAIL|
|VKS||Vicksburg, MS||1295 South Frontage Road||BUS|
|YAZ||Yazoo City||West Broadway (SR149) and North Water Street||RAIL|
Post offices near Florence
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Floren Post Office||Florence (MS)||39073|
Other places with the same name (16)
- Florence , Alabama The county seat of Lauderdale County, Alabama. It is located on the Tennessee River in the northwestern part of the state. Florence is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Florence Art Museum and the Florence Civic Center. with a population of 41,166 people.
- Florence , South Carolina civil town in Florence County, Wisconsin with a population of 38,467 people.
- Florence , Kentucky city in Kentucky, US with a population of 33,423 people.
- Florence , Arizona town in and county seat of Pinal County, Arizona, United States with a population of 28,049 people.
- Florence , New Jersey township in Burlington County, New Jersey with a population of 12,473 people.
- Florence , Oregon city in Oregon, USA with a population of 9,210 people.
- Florence , Colorado city in Colorado, United States with a population of 3,982 people.
- Florence , Ohio unincorporated community in Paint Township, Madison County, Ohio with a population of 1,953 people.
- Florence , Wisconsin civil town in Florence County, Wisconsin with a population of 1,945 people.
- Florence , Texas city in Texas, United States with a population of 1,304 people.
- Florence , New York town in Oneida County, New York with a population of 1,050 people.
- Florence , Kansas city in Marion County, Kansas with a population of 425 people.
- Florence , Illinois village in Pike County, Illinois with a population of 36 people.
- Florence , Minnesota city in Minnesota, United States with a population of 35 people.
- Florence , South Dakota town in Codington County, South Dakota, United States with a population of 18 people.
Other cities in Rankin County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Rankin County , MS.
|Pearl||26,560||City in Rankin County, Mississippi|
|Brandon||24,396||City in Mississippi|
|Flowood||9,556||City in Rankin County, Mississippi, United States of America|
|Richland||7,087||City in Rankin County, Mississippi|
|Pelahatchie||1,388||Town of the United States|
|Puckett||346||Human settlement in Rankin County, Mississippi, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Florence distances to largest Mississippi cities
- West Gulfport
- Olive Branch
- City of Greenville