Flowood is located close to the center of Mississippi. Flowood is part of Rankin County. Flowood has 28.41 square miles of land area and 0.52 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Flowood population is 8,218, which has grown 73.01% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Flowood median household income is $51,367 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 27.36% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 25.96% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Flowood median house value is $186,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 69.74% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Flowood is much better than the state average in quality. The Flowood area code is 601.