Cleveland, Mississippi Population 2020

10,931

Cleveland is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 10,931, it is the 38th largest city in Mississippi and the 2909th largest city in the United States. Cleveland is currently declining at a rate of -2.54% annually and its population has decreased by -11.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,334 in 2010. Cleveland reached it's highest population of 15,384 in 1990. Spanning over 8 miles, Cleveland has a population density of 1,443 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cleveland is $55,053 with a poverty rate of 25.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $795 per month, and the median house value is $115,800. The median age in Cleveland is 32.6 years, 30.4 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.3 males.

Cleveland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cleveland was:

  • Black or African American: 49.30%
  • White: 47.27%
  • Asian: 1.46%
  • Two or more races: 1.20%
  • Other race: 0.53%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cleveland, Mississippi is 10,931, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,501.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,334.

Cleveland, Mississippi Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202030,209-562-1.86%
201930,771-562-1.83%
201831,333-562-1.79%
201731,895-736-2.31%
201632,631-648-1.99%
201533,279-543-1.63%
201433,822-164-0.48%
201333,986-11-0.03%
201233,9971930.57%
201133,804-301-0.89%
201034,1050.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American5,91549.30%
White5,67147.27%
Asian1751.46%
Two or More Races1441.20%
Some Other Race630.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.25%

Cleveland Population Pyramid 2020

Cleveland Median Age

32.6


Total

30.4


Male

34.1


Female

Cleveland Adults

There are 9,239 adults, (1,676 of whom are seniors) in Cleveland.

Cleveland Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cleveland Sex Ratio

Female

6,306

52.56%

Male

5,692

47.44%

Cleveland Households and Families

Cleveland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cleveland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.4%25.6%
Male52.5%47.5%
All51.8%48.2%
Non Family40.9%59.1%
Female38.5%61.5%

51.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3602.5351.8
Non Family1,6731.2940.9
Married1,4253.0774.4
Female1,0453.5738.5
Male2173.5352.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cleveland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3835.26%
9th to 12th Grade99613.68%
High School Graduate1,48820.43%
Some College1,57421.61%
Associates Degree4956.80%
Bachelors Degree1,33218.29%
Graduate Degree1,01413.92%

Cleveland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5073,2131,691
Black3,5062,451524
Asian132132101
Hispanic1219430
Other Race3333
Multiple Races3232
Native American30

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 76.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,933$31,813$27,947
Less Than High School$25,096$22,386$
High School Grad$26,284$26,345$26,250
Some College$25,129$22,126$26,466
Bachelors Degree$39,333$43,155$28,664
Graduate Degree$61,848$69,414$44,485

$29,933

Average Earnings

$31,813

Average Male

$27,947

Average Female

Cleveland Language

Cleveland Language by Age

Cleveland Language

96.37% of Cleveland residents speak only English, while 3.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.77% of the population.

Cleveland Poverty

Cleveland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5191,78432.32%
White5,07293418.41%
Hispanic1516341.72%
Other6363100.00%
Asian1713118.13%
Native3030100.00%

25.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.83%

Male Poverty Rate

27.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cleveland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cleveland is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cleveland is Asian, with 18.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.54%
High School27.34%
Some College24.15%
Bachelors or Greater6.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed65.17%
Male Unemployed20.67%
Female Employed18.73%
Male Employed9.29%

Cleveland Income

Cleveland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,203$55,053
Families$55,539$69,005
Married Families$78,777-
Non Families$16,846$30,436

Cleveland Marital Status

Cleveland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.3%

Male Marriage Rate

32.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Cleveland Married by Age and Sex

Cleveland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cleveland Marital Status by Race

Cleveland Veterans

451

Number of Veterans

341

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam113
Second Gulf War86
First Gulf War44
World War II37
Korea15
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54203
75+91
65 to 7478
55 to 6464
18 to 3415
Name Veterans % of Total
Black3167.16%
White1352.96%

$Cleveland Veterans by Education

17.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cleveland Employment Status

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cleveland Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

79.84%

Born in Mississippi

97.72%

Native Born

2.28%

Foreign Born

1.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.72% of Cleveland residents were born in the United States, with 79.84% having been born in Mississippi. 1.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202010,931-285-2.54%
201911,216-285-2.48%
201811,501-239-2.04%
201711,740-285-2.37%
201612,025-239-1.95%
201512,264-206-1.65%
201412,470990.80%
201312,371940.77%
201212,2771341.10%
201112,143-173-1.40%
201012,316-1,525-1.16%
200013,841-1,543-1.05%
199015,3848600.58%
198014,5241,1970.86%
197013,3273,1552.74%
196010,1723,4254.19%
19506,7472,5584.88%
19404,1899492.60%
19303,2402,9408.25%
19003000.00%