Florence strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Mississippi):
People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
Comparing Florence to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Mississippi (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|Age of the Population|
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|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
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|Short Commute Times|
|Housing Recently Built|
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|Nearest Medium City||10 miles S of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||152 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Standard Zip Codes||39073|
|Phone Area Codes||601|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||JACKSON THOMPSON AP|
|Jan Temp||35 to 55 F|
|Apr Temp||52 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||55.9 inches|
|Station||CRYSTAL SPRINGS EXP STN|
|Jan Temp||36 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||53 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||54 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||60.3 inches|
|Station||HAZLEHURST 5 SW|
|Jan Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Apr Temp||52 to 78 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||54 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||59.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.99|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||27||1.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,063|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||23.9%|
|French (except Basque)||3.3%|
|Other Subsaharan African||0.7%|
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Sacred Heart University Online
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FLORENCE HIGH SCHOOL
232 HIGHWAY 469 NORTH
Serves 594 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.2
MCLAURIN ATTENDANCE CENTER
130 TIGER DRIVE
Serves 541 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12
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|1. Rogersville, Missouri||87.3||26.2%||9.2%||17.9%||24||$39,432||8.6%||4.3%||1,508||11.5%||47.1||0.3%||10.6|
|2. Yelm, Washington||86.7||25.1%||10.8%||17.7%||31||$45,475||8.9%||13.8%||3,289||10.1%||85.7||0.2%||6.7|
|3. Clayton, North Carolina||85.3||26.5%||10%||23.4%||33||$52,551||8.6%||28.4%||6,973||11.4%||61.1||0.2%||4.9|
|4. Moncks Corner, South Carolina||84.4||22.4%||12.5%||17%||25||$37,335||8.6%||42.7%||5,952||17.6%||65||0.4%||8.7|
|5. Kennedale, Texas||82.7||14.4%||8.7%||16.7%||29||$53,901||7.1%||11.5%||5,850||6.4%||45.1||0.2%||5|
|6. Palmer, Alaska||82.1||22.2%||9.1%||14.5%||34||$53,164||8.5%||19.1%||4,533||12.7%||53||0.3%||13.7|
|7. Angier, North Carolina||82.1||26.5%||11.8%||14.7%||33||$43,784||8.5%||32.6%||3,419||16.3%||46.8||0.2%||7.6|
|8. Newport, Delaware||75.6||27%||8.5%||14.8%||22||$41,771||8.8%||24.2%||1,122||11.8%||53.5||0.2%||8.9|
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