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With the tagline "A small city with big ambition," it's no wonder that Florence has become a popular place for those looking for homes for rent in Mississippi. Located in Rankin County just outside of Jackson, Florence is home to numerous parks, shopping centers and other public facilities, making it a charming, community-oriented city perfect for families. 

Interesting Facts About Florence

  • Families began settling in Florence during the 1820s, when the area was known as Steen's Creek. The Steen's Creek Baptist Church was founded in a small log cabin in 1824.
  • Florence was officially incorporated as a municipality in 1905, five years after the first railroad was built through the area.
  • During the 20th century, Florence was home to several major industries, including Appleton Mills, Chloride Metals and Chloride Battery Marketing Group. 

Helpful Resources for New Florence Renters

  • Future renters can find out more about the municipality's government services and events at the City of Florence website
  • The Clarion-Ledger online edition covers local news and events for the greater Florence area. 
  • Information on religious services in Florence is available on the website for the First Baptist Church of Florence. 

All About Florence

Florence hosts several city-wide events throughout the year, including a Christmas Parade and Easter Egg Hunt. The city's biggest event is the annual Florence Day, which features a variety of activities and performances, such as the Florence Day Pageant, the Veterans' Appreciation Breakfast, the Vendors' Fair and an antique car show. The event is a perfect time for residents to show their appreciation for the city and support local merchants selling their special, home-crafted goods. In addition to community programs, Florence has a slew of one-of-a-kind restaurants offering authentic Southern cuisine like catfish and fried okra. With its location at the crossroads of Mississippi, Florence provides residents with a quintessential Southern experience. 

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Furnished Studio - Jackson

Jackson, MS 39206 (16.07 miles)

Price: From $903

(601) 718-1123

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Jackson

Jackson, MS 39211 (15.19 miles)

Price: From $743

(601) 714-1541

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Jackson

Ridgeland, MS 39157 (17.60 miles)

Price: From $960

(601) 326-2335

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Premium location, Madison House for Rent

Madison, MS 39110 (22.77 miles) (#1582166)

Price: $1,650

(855) 623-0129

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Belvedere Cove Apartments

Belvedere Cove Apartments

Jackson, MS 39212 (9.67 miles)

Price: From $365

(601) 407-3008

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Shadow Lake of Flowood

Shadow Lake of Flowood

Flowood, MS 39232 (12.25 miles)

Price: From $895

(601) 812-5265

Beds: 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Links of Madison County, The

Links of Madison County, The

Canton, MS 39046 (28.63 miles)

Price: $590-$840

(601) 255-1659

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Reserve Of Byram

The Reserve Of Byram

Byram, MS 39272 (8.19 miles)

Price: $759-$1,089

(601) 499-4108

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Shadowbrook Apartments

Shadowbrook Apartments

Clinton, MS 39056 (15.34 miles)

Price: $635-$695

(601) 790-3094

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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The Vineyard at Castlewoods

The Vineyard at Castlewoods

Brandon, MS 39047 (15.89 miles)

Price: $850-$1,150

(855) 543-8962

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Greens of Madison County, The

Greens of Madison County, The

Canton, MS 39046 (28.63 miles)

Price: $615-$875

(601) 707-8077

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Advantages

The Advantages

Jackson, MS 39206 (14.50 miles)

Price: $564-$674

(601) 790-3099

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Nice 3 Bed Condo!!

Nice 3 Bed Condo!!

Jonesboro, GA 30238 (15.84 miles) (#869130)

Price: $795

(877) 372-8309

Beds: 3, Baths: 2½

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Greenbriar Apartments

Greenbriar Apartments

Jackson, MS 39204 (9.51 miles)

Price: From $510

(601) 255-1656

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Carlton Park

Carlton Park

Flowood, MS 39232 (14.05 miles)

Price: $1,105-$1,530

(601) 255-1617

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Towne Hill Apartments

Towne Hill Apartments

Jackson, MS 39206 (14.38 miles)

Price: $535-$935

(601) 724-3258

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Southside Terrace Apartments

Southside Terrace Apartments

Jackson, MS 39212 (12.10 miles)

Price: From $550

(601) 500-7149

Beds: 2, Baths: 1

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