The productive City of Flowood is located just east of Jackson, Mississippi, across the Pearl River on Lakeland Drive/Hwy 25. Recognized as one of the fastest growing areas in the state, the city of Flowood finds its success is due to the thriving business-industrial complexes, the superior fire, police and recreational programs, its excellent schools, the convenience of its location and the pride demonstrated by its citizens. Although Flowoods residential population is just over 5000 people, its daytime population estimates at 25,000 and still growing due to the job base of our city. Flowood host approximately 650 businesses, 3 hospitals, 7 schools, 14 churches, 6 recreational facilities including The Refuge Golf Course, the new "state of the art" G. Chastaine Flynt Memorial Library, numerous subdivisions and shopping centers, including the new Dogwood Festival Market Place. Six colleges and universities are within 12 miles of Flowood, as is total access to the city of Jackson, Mississippi's state capital.
The City of Flowood offers something for everyone-with the benefits of a country atmosphere and city convenience. We invite you to our "City" with hopes that you may choose to call it "home".