Cleveland County Population 2018

Cleveland County's estimated population is 97,334 with a growth rate of 0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cleveland County is the 28th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201797,3342320.24%
201697,1022340.24%
201596,868-144-0.15%
201497,0121380.14%
201396,874-440-0.45%
201297,314-121-0.12%
201197,435-482-0.49%
201097,91713,20315.59%
199084,7141,2791.53%
198083,43510,87914.99%
197072,5566,5089.85%
196066,0481,6912.63%
195064,3576,30210.86%
194058,0556,14111.83%
193051,91417,64251.48%
192034,2724,77816.20%
191029,4944,41617.61%
190025,0784,68422.97%
189020,3943,82323.07%
188016,5713,87530.52%
187012,6963482.82%
186012,3481,95218.78%
185010,3960.00%

Cleveland County Population Growth

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Cleveland County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White73,74675.77%
Black or African American20,21620.77%
Two or More Races1,5891.63%
Asian1,0071.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native3400.35%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.03%

Cleveland County Population Pyramid

0k1k2k3k4k Male Population0k1k2k3k4k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990