is an unincorporated community
in Jackson County
, United States
. At the 2000 census
the population was 3,857.
Flat Rock is located on top of Sand Mountain
Flat Rock's coordinates are 34.78 N. Lat. 85.67 W. Long.
Flat Rock covers a land area of and a water area of .
As of the census of 2000, there were 3,871 people. The population density was 44.7 persons per square mile. The racial makeup of the town was 96.60% White, and 2.6% from two or more races. 1.60% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
In Flat Rock the population was spread out with 25.8% under the age of 18 and 11.9% who were 64 years of age or older. Marriage status: 18.9% never married, 61.4% now married, 8.1% widowed, and 11.6% divorced.
The per capita income
for Flat Rock was $14,937. About 15.2% of the population were below the poverty line
Flat Rock is home to Flat Rock Elementary School (grades K - 8), which is part of the Jackson County School System
Garoogian, David ed. (2003). Profiles of America: Facts, Figures & Statistics for Every Populated Place in the United States
. Second edition. Volume 1. Millerton, NY: Grey House Publishing. ISBN 1-59237-013-6