Discover Flowood

Discover Flowood


Flowood is excited to see our retail corridor continue to grow and prosper! From many great mom-and-pop shops to all the big box stores, we can happily serve all types of shoppers.

Flowood Chamber Members – Shopping & Specialty Retail


Flowood is proud to offer high quality education from Pre-K through high school. Our many schools provide excellent choices for families, ranging from our Level 5 public schools, Rankin County School District – Northwest, to our two premier private schools. Jackson Preparatory School (6 – 12), located on Lakeland Drive, works to equip area students toward academic, athletic, and artistic excellence. Hartfield Academy (Pre-K – 12) is the state’s first Covenant Christian School. Located in the heart of Flowood, Hartfield believes in quality education, but also in discipleship and spiritual growth as well. Flowood is proud to offer a quality education for every child, no matter what their educational needs may be.


From your morning coffee to fine dining, Flowood has it all! Experience café style dining, fast food on the go, that favorite romantic dining atmosphere, or many options to cater your next event. Flowood has great dining and catering options for everyone and every situation.

Flowood Chamber Members – Restaurants

Real Estate

Flowood is not only a great place to visit; it’s also a great place to buy a house!

Flowood Chamber Members – Realtors

Parks & Recreation

The city of Flowood offers a wide variety of recreational and leisure accommodations. They also offer several rental facilities for civic, educational, and personal use. We encourage you to experience all that the city has to offer!

City of Flowood Recreation

Important Contacts

To receive emergency alerts and important notifications from the City of Flowood, text “Flowood” to 601-896-5289.

City Offices

City Hall: 601-939-4243
Mayor Gary Rhoads: 601-420-3333
Board of Aldermen: Donald H. Flynt, Deron R. Harmon, Kathy Smith, Kirk B. McDaniel, Seth Robbins
City Clerk/Comptroller: Josh Carlisle
City Attorney: Rusty Fortenberry
Economic Development: Daniel Lang, 601-420-3326
Parks & Recreation: Chris Bowers (Director), Diane Wall (Senior Coordinator), 601-992-4440
Permits & Public Works: Mike Prestage (Building/Permits), Corey Ladner (Public Works Operations), Paul Forster (Engineering & Utilities)
Emergency Operations: Nathan Harvell
Privilege License: 601-420-3322
Flowood Water Department: 601-939-4243

Public Services

Rankin County Tax Collector: 601-825-1467
Rankin County Voter Registration: 601-825-1466
Driver’s License: 601-420-6342
Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks: 601-432-2400


Atmos Energy: 601-961-6900
CenterPoint Energy: 1-800-371-5417
Central Electric Power: 601-829-1201
Comcast: 800-266-2278
Entergy: 1-800-368-3749
Flowood Water Department: 601-939-4243
Pearl River Valley Water Supply District: 601-856-6574
Republic Waste Services: 601-939-2221
Southern Pine Electric: 601-824-7070
Waste Management: 601-825-9213
Willmut Gas Company: 601-939-3275

Chambers of Commerce

Chamber of Flowood & Visitor Center: 601-932-8007
Pearl Chamber of Commerce: 601-939-3338
Rankin County Chamber of Commerce: 601-825-2268


G. Chastaine Flynt Memorial Library: 601-919-1911
Northwest Point Reservoir Library: 601-992-2539



Law Enforcement

Flowood Police Department: 601-932-5400
Rankin County Sheriff’s Department: 601-825-1480
Reservoir Patrol: 601-992-9894


Central Fire Station, Vine Street: 601-992-9019
Station 1, Lakeland Drive: 601-932-6600
Station 2, Underwood Drive.: 601-932-4610
Station 3, Old Fannin Road: 601-992-7710

Reservoir Fire

Station 1, Spillway Road: 601-992-2657
Station 2, Castlewoods Boulevard: 601-992-2606
Station 3, Church Road: 601-829-9111


Merit Health Rankin: 601-825-2811
Merit Health River Oaks: 601-932-1030
Merit Health Woman’s Hospital: 601-932-1000


As you make plans to visit Flowood, selecting where to stay can be tough. We have options in the heart of our shopping area, some close to our medical district, as well as others close to the Jackson International Airport. There are many options for overnight stays here, including those for extended stay and corporate housing.

Flowood Chamber Members – Hotels & Lodging

New Business Toolbox

Flowood is not only a great place to live and play but also has a wonderful business environment. Flowood is home to a multitude of different types and sizes of businesses. Whether you are looking to start a small business or move your large company to Flowood, below is a list of helpful contacts to help ease your journey.

Flowood Permit Department
Phone: 601-939-4279

Hinds Community College Small Business Development Center
Phone: 601-936-1817

Mississippi Secretary of State – Y’all Business

Rankin First Economic Development
Phone: 601-825-2268


Flowood has become a medical super-hub within a tremendous number of specialties being practiced everyday. It’s the perfect place to find a doctor that’s just right for you.

Flowood Chamber Members – Healthcare Facilities