Florence, Mississippi

Population 4,118

Florence is located in Rankin County, MS. The population is 4,118, making Florence the 5th largest city in Rankin County.

There are 6 public schools in Florence with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Florence is very low , and there are 26 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Florence is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Florence property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Florence include Cleary, Richland and Whitfield.

Florence Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 72.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20.7%

Crime Rate

86.54% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 67
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 22
  • Property Crime: 267
  • Larceny Theft: 244

Registered Offenders

81.61% Higher than national avg.
  • 26 offenders in Florence
  • 63.14 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

33 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 25


Low 2.7%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Florence, MS and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Florence's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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24 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Florence, MS issued 24 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Florence, MS issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $747
  • 1 Bedroom: $780
  • 2 Bedrooms: $910
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,127
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,293

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Environmental Hazards

33 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Florence, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Florence, MS is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.88°
  • February 50.02°
  • March 58.1°
  • April 66.52°
  • May 73.39°
  • June 81.44°
  • July 82.57°
  • August 82.63°
  • September 76.4°
  • October 64.7°
  • November 53.78°
  • December 46.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Florence, MS

Florence, MS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Florence, MS has no risk of hurricanes.
Florence, MS has a high risk of hail storms.
Florence, MS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Florence, MS: $64,344


Unemployment in Florence is 2.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 27.17%
White Collar - 72.83%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Phil Bryant
  • Sen. Thad Cochran
  • Sen. Roger F. Wicker

City Representatives

  • Gregg Harper

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

19 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Florence, MS

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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