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Population (year 2000): 13,841. Estimated population in July 2005: 12,818 (-7.4% change)
Males: 6,295 (45.5%), Females: 7,546 (54.5%)

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Median resident age: 29.2 years
Median household income: $29,466 (year 2000)
Median house value: $72,800 (year 2000)

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Races in Cleveland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (49.5%)
  • Black (48.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)

Ancestries: United States (12.0%), Irish (5.8%), German (5.0%), English (4.4%), Italian (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%).

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Land area: 7.3 square miles

Cleveland,

For population 25 years and over in Cleveland

  • High school or higher: 73.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.1%
  • Unemployed: 19.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cleveland city

  • Never married: 41.6%
  • Now married: 38.0%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

0.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -1,668 (-10.8%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bluff, AR (94.9 miles Pine pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TN Memphis, (108.4 miles pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (421.5 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: MS (2.6 miles Boyle, MS (2.7 miles Renova, MS (6.6 miles Merigold, Bayou, MS (9.6 miles Mound MS (9.7 miles Pace, MS (10.2 miles Shaw, MS (11.9 miles Winstonville, MS (12.2 miles Ruleville,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 15 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $98,900
  • 1998: 23 buildings, average cost: $79,800
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $83,400
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $163,500
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $120,700
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $179,600
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $128,100

Latitude: 33.74 N, Longitude: 90.73 W

Area code: 662


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (31.1%), Manufacturing (16.2%), Retail trade (13.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,908 (+13.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,272 (61.9%)


 

Crime in Cleveland by Year

Type 1999 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 7.2
Rapes 7 5 4
    per 100,000 50.6 36.1 28.9
Robberies 29 15 18
    per 100,000 209.5 108.4 130.0
Assaults 50 18 16
    per 100,000 361.2 130.0 115.6
Burglaries 245 334 230
    per 100,000 1770.1 2413.1 1661.7
Thefts 1,021 628 630
    per 100,000 7376.6 4537.2 4551.7
Auto thefts 30 32 24
    per 100,000 216.7 231.2 173.4
591.6 441.9 393.2


Average climate in Cleveland, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cleveland,

Cleveland-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Cleveland city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the city center injured 48 people and caused $4 million in damages.


Birthplace of: Floyd Womack - 2005 NFL player (Seattle Seahawks, born: Nov 15, 1978), Josh Hancock - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Cincinnati Reds, born: Apr 11, 1978), Ken Lucas - 2005 NFL player (Carolina Panthers, born: Jan 23, 1979).


Hospital/medical center in Cleveland:
  • BOLIVAR MEDICAL CENTER (901 EAST SUNFLOWER ROAD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Cleveland:
  • NORTH SUNFLOWER COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • SOUTH SUNFLOWER COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; INDIANOLA, MS)
  • NW MISSISSIPPI REGIONAL MED CENTER (about 33 miles; CLARKSDALE, MS)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Cleveland:
  • MID DELTA RGNL (about 26 miles; GREENVILLE, MS; ID: GLH)
  • UNIVERSITY-OXFORD (about 94 miles; OXFORD, MS; ID: UOX)
  • MEMPHIS INTL (about 104 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; ID: MEM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Cleveland:
  • CLEVELAND MUNI (about 2 miles; CLEVELAND, MS; ID: RNV)
  • RULEVILLE-DREW (about 15 miles; DREW, MS; ID: M37)
  • INDIANOLA MUNI (about 19 miles; INDIANOLA, MS; ID: IDL)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Fire - Other 2 $3,591 $21,546 0 $0
Police - Other 6 $12,122 $24,244 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 38 $102,907 $32,496 0 $0
Other Government Administration 12 $19,806 $19,806 0 $0
Financial Administration 1 $2,305 $27,660 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 1 $1,085 $13,020 0 $0
Firefighters 1 $3,297 $39,564 0 $0
Streets and Highways 21 $35,676 $20,386 2 $1,450
Airports 2 $3,341 $20,046 0 $0
Health 1 $1,769 $21,228 1 $622
Other and Unallocable 7 $16,193 $27,759 2 $1,658
Water Supply 3 $4,667 $18,668 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 11 $19,499 $21,271 4 $886
Solid Waste Management 2 $2,522 $15,132 0 $0
Totals for Government 108 $228,779 $25,419 9 $4,616


College/University in Cleveland:
  • DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 3,288; Location: HWY 8 West; Public; Website: www.deltast.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Cleveland:
  • MISSISSIPPI DELTA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 26 miles; MOORHEAD, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,486)
  • MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 33 miles; ITTA BENA, MS; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT MONTICELLO (about 76 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 2,048)
  • HOLMES COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 80 miles; GOODMAN, MS; FT enrollment: 2,485)
  • NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 81 miles; SENATOBIA, MS; FT enrollment: 3,842)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT PINE BLUFF (about 93 miles; PINE BLUFF, AR; FT enrollment: 2,801)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MAIN CAMPUS (about 93 miles; UNIVERSITY, MS; FT enrollment: 11,068)
Public high schools in Cleveland:
  • CLEVELAND HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 537; Location: 300 W SUNFLOWER ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • EAST SIDE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 485; Location: 601 LUCY SEABERRY BLVD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CLEVELAND VOC TECH COMPLEX (Location: THIRD STREET; Grades: 08 - 12)
Private high school in Cleveland:
  • BAYOU ACADEMY (Students: 404; Location: PO BOX 417 CROSBY ROAD; Grades: KG - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Cleveland:
  • NAILOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 375; Location: 600 CROSS STREET; Grades: PK - 06)
  • PARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 349; Location: TERRACE ROAD; Grades: KG - 06)
  • MARGARET GREEN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 342; Location: 305 N. BOLIVAR; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • EASTWOOD JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 333; Location: 715 S MARTIN LUTHER KING DRIVE; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • CYPRESS PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 330; Location: 725 S MARTIN LUTHER KING DRIVE; Grades: KG - 06)
  • PEARMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 285; Location: 420 ROBINSON DRIVE; Grades: KG - 06)
  • ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL (Location: THIRD STREET; Grades: 01 - 12)
Private primary/middle school in Cleveland:
  • PRESBYTERIAN DAY SCHOOL (Students: 216; Location: 1100 HWY 8 W; Grades: PK - 6)
Library in Cleveland:
  • BOLIVAR COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $688,949; Location: 104 SOUTH LEFLORE AVENUE; 91,435 books; 2,151 audio materials; 3,065 video materials; 291 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Cleveland: Delta State Golf Course (A), Siller Coliseum (B), Bolivar County Courthouse (C).

Churches in Cleveland include: Saint Luke United Methodist Church (A), Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Independent Methodist Church (D), First Presbyterian Church (E), First United Methodist Church (F), Adath Israel Temple (G), Saint Peters Rock Missionary Baptist Church (H).

Cemeteries: Old Cleveland Cemetery (1), New Cleveland Cemetery (2), Chrisman Cemetery (3).

Parks in Cleveland include: Firemans Park (1), Shady Grove Park (2), East Side Park (3), Bear Pen Park (4).

Post office: (A).  


Cleveland compared to Mississippi state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Cleveland:
  • WCLD (1490 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WDSK (1410 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WGVM (1260 AM; 2 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING COMPANY,INC)
  • WDDT (900 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cleveland:
  • WCLD-FM (103.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WDTL-FM (92.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKG (95.3 FM; DREW, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WDFX (98.3 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WMJW (107.5 FM; ROSEDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WAID (106.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WNLA-FM (105.5 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cleveland:
  • WHCQ-LP (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DAVID ELLINGTON)
  • WXVT (Channel 15; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K53FB (Channel 53; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WMAO-TV (Channel 23; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W41BV (Channel 41; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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