Cleveland, Mississippi Population 2021

10,611
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Cleveland is a city located in Bolivar County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 10,611, it is the 41st largest city in Mississippi and the 2975th largest city in the United States . Cleveland is currently declining at a rate of -2.13% annually and its population has decreased by -13.97% 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 1,400 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cleveland is $61,064 with a poverty rate of 27.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $806 per month, and the median house value is $128,300. The median age in Cleveland is 34.2 years, 33.6 years for males, and 34.7 years for females.

Cleveland Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.78%
  • White: 45.09%
  • Asian: 2.24%
  • Other race: 0.94%
  • Two or more races: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cleveland, Mississippi is 10,611 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,304.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,334.

Cleveland, Mississippi Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202129,654-487-1.64%
202030,141-487-1.62%
201930,628-487-1.59%
201831,115-603-1.94%
201731,718-831-2.62%
201632,549-681-2.09%
201533,230-588-1.77%
201433,818-161-0.48%
201333,979-18-0.05%
201233,9971900.56%
201133,807-299-0.88%
201034,1060.00%

Cleveland Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American5,90450.78%
White5,24345.09%
Asian2602.24%
Some Other Race1090.94%
Two or More Races810.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.26%
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Cleveland Population by Race

Cleveland Population Pyramid $2021

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Cleveland Median Age

34.2


Total

33.6


Male

34.7


Female

Cleveland Adults

There are 9,063 adults, (1,761 of whom are seniors) in Cleveland.

Cleveland Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cleveland Sex Ratio

Female

6,028

51.84%

Male

5,599

48.16%

Cleveland Population by Age

Cleveland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cleveland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
Male54.8%45.2%
All52.6%47.4%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
Female34.3%65.7%

52.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cleveland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2662.5152.6
Non Family1,6551.2639.4
Married1,4123.1279.5
Female9183.4134.3
Male2813.9154.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Cleveland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4055.58%
9th to 12th Grade1,00313.82%
High School Graduate1,44019.83%
Some College1,50520.73%
Associates Degree4876.71%
Bachelors Degree1,45820.08%
Graduate Degree96213.25%
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Cleveland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cleveland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black3,5692,523581
White3,3413,0091,703
Asian188188103
Hispanic16213433
Other Race6262
Native American30
2+ Races2020

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 54.79%.

Cleveland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,353$35,239$29,795
Less Than 9th Grade$18,646$$
High School Graduate$22,449$23,160$21,845
Some College$22,299$21,964$26,422
Bachelors Degree$45,825$52,858$39,500
Graduate Degree$61,458$76,615$44,841

$31,353

Average Earnings

$35,239

Average Male

$29,795

Average Female

Cleveland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cleveland Language by Age

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Cleveland Language

95.84% of Cleveland residents speak only English, while 4.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.21% of the population.

Cleveland Language

Cleveland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,4081,82933.82%
White4,72496520.43%
Hispanic20910952.15%
Other109109100.00%
Native3030100.00%

27.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.59%

Male Poverty Rate

30.56%

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 White, with 20.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.90%.

Cleveland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.76%
High School34.79%
Some College19.48%
Bachelors or Greater3.00%

Cleveland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed48.00%
Male Unemployed21.62%
Female Employed17.03%
Male Employed7.62%

Cleveland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cleveland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,278$61,064
Families$57,313$76,007
Married Families$81,290-
Non Families$17,533$34,029
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Income by Household Type

Cleveland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.4%

Male Marriage Rate

33.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cleveland Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Cleveland Marital Status

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448

Number of Veterans

317

Male Veterans

131

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam136
Second Gulf War101
First Gulf War68
World War II29
Korea15

Cleveland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54186
75+105
65 to 7474
55 to 6462
18 to 3421

Cleveland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black2375.32%
White2114.93%

Cleveland Veterans by Race

Cleveland Veterans by Education

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8.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cleveland Veterans by Education

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50.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Cleveland Employment by Age

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Cleveland Employment by Race

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Cleveland Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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79.09%

Born in Cleveland

96.76%

Native Born

3.24%

Foreign Born

2.19%

Non Citizen

1.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.76% of Cleveland residents were born in the United States, with 79.09% having been born in Mississippi. 2.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Cleveland Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,611-231-2.13%
202010,842-231-2.09%
201911,073-231-2.04%
201811,304-300-2.59%
201711,604-365-3.05%
201611,969-269-2.20%
201512,238-248-1.99%
201412,4861010.82%
201312,385940.76%
201212,2911361.12%
201112,155-164-1.33%
201012,319-1,522-1.16%
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%

Cleveland Population by Year