A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Cleveland ...
The location of Cleveland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Cleveland refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Clevelander<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cleveland has a population of 11,107 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Cleveland.
Cleveland is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Cleveland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cleveland is within the (662) area code.
Websites for Cleveland ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.clevelandmschamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Cleveland, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cleveland had an population of 11,107 people. This is a decrease of 9.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.75% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cleveland had a population of 12,334 people (or 36.12% of the total population of Bolivar County). This makes Cleveland the county's most populous community.
The population of Cleveland represents 0.42% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,334 people, the population of Cleveland decreased 10.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,841 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cleveland.
Communities Also Named Cleveland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Cleveland: This one is located in Bolivar County and the other is located in Kemper County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 46 communities that are also named Cleveland - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska (2), Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Quebec, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cleveland.
Communities near Cleveland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cleveland.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cleveland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cleveland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cleveland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cleveland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cleveland. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cleveland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cleveland ...
Looking for more information about Cleveland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Cleveland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cleveland.
Adding Cleveland to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cleveland in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Cleveland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Cleveland on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cleveland on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cleveland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Bolivar County: www.co.bolivar.ms.us/
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022