Cleveland, Tennessee Population 2022

46,311
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Cleveland is a city located in Bradley County Tennessee. Cleveland has a 2020 population of 46,311. It is also the county seat of Bradley County. Cleveland is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 12.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 41,321 in 2010.

The average household income in Cleveland is $66,984 with a poverty rate of 20.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $786 per month, and the median house value is $175,100. The median age in Cleveland is 35.3 years, 33.2 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Cleveland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clevelandwas:

  • White: 83.29%
  • Black or African American: 7.87%
  • Other race: 4.11%
  • Two or more races: 2.36%
  • Asian: 2.17%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of Cleveland, Tennessee is 46,311 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 46,311.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 41,321.

Cleveland, Tennessee Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010115,8960.00%
2011116,5696730.58%
2012117,6731,1040.94%
2013118,4107370.62%
2014119,4551,0450.87%
2015120,5431,0880.90%
2016121,1846410.53%
2017122,1809960.82%
2018123,9681,7881.44%
2019124,9429740.78%
2020125,9169740.77%
2021126,8909740.77%

Cleveland Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,57583.29%
Black or African American3,5527.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native850.19%
Asian9792.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.01%
Some Other Race1,8534.11%
Two or More Races1,0652.36%
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Cleveland Population by Race

Cleveland Population Pyramid 2022

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Cleveland Median Age

34.1


Total

32.6


Male

36.7


Female

Cleveland Adults

There are 35,660 adults, (7,537 of whom are seniors) in Cleveland.

Cleveland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Cleveland Sex Ratio

Female

23,871

52.91%

Male

21,244

47.09%

Cleveland Population by Age

Cleveland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cleveland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64%36%
All47.3%52.7%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
Male39%61%
Female23.2%76.8%

47.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cleveland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,9892.4747.3
Married7,0233.264
Male7353.6339
Female2,3683.2623.2
Non Family6,8631.3139.4

3.14

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Cleveland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4294.97%
9th to 12th Grade2,3698.24%
High School Graduate8,30228.88%
Some College6,68123.24%
Associates Degree1,9436.76%
Bachelors Degree4,87616.96%
Graduate Degree3,14310.93%
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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
Native American615631
Asian504387250
2+ Races314253103
White23,59020,9746,956
Other Race803448156
Black2,1001,875334
Hispanic2,1931,419286

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 91.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.82%.

Cleveland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,109$37,215$27,242
Less Than 9th Grade$21,036$24,583$20,504
High School Graduate$28,933$34,873$22,244
Some College$28,257$33,150$24,937
Bachelors Degree$38,069$42,071$35,707
Graduate Degree$56,767$68,798$52,666

$32,109

Average Earnings

$37,215

Average Male

$27,242

Average Female

Cleveland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cleveland Language by Age

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Cleveland Language

88.71% of Cleveland residents speak only English, while 11.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.79% of the population.

Cleveland Language

Cleveland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple90931334.43%
Hispanic4,3171,31930.55%
Black3,33584525.34%
White32,1055,96018.56%
Asian941313.29%
Native7322.74%
Other519NaN%

20.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.23%

Male Poverty Rate

22.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cleveland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cleveland is Multiple, with 34.43% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.49%.

Cleveland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.28%
High School14.45%
Some College13.79%
Bachelors or Greater4.55%

Cleveland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.77%
Male Unemployed47.26%
Female Employed14.65%
Female Unemployed63.80%

Cleveland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cleveland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,542$63,440
Families$57,657$75,497
Married Families$74,485-
Non Families$29,712$41,996
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Income by Household Type

Cleveland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cleveland Marital Status by Race

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Cleveland Marital Status

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2,384

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War647
First Gulf War301
Vietnam860
Korea135
World War II106

Cleveland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34329
35 to 54603
55 to 64317
65 to 74632
75+503

Cleveland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0636.79%
Black1415.49%
Asian729.96%
Other Race796.38%
2+ Races294.58%
Hispanic1013.58%

Cleveland Veterans by Race

Cleveland Veterans by Education

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14.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cleveland Veterans by Education

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

4.4%

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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52.98%

Born in Cleveland

91.42%

Native Born

8.58%

Foreign Born

5.93%

Non Citizen

2.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.42% of Cleveland residents were born in the United States, with 52.98% having been born in Tennessee. 5.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cleveland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18902,8630.00%
19003,8589953.03%
19105,5491,6913.70%
19206,5229731.63%
19309,1362,6143.43%
194011,3512,2152.19%
195012,6051,2541.05%
196016,1963,5912.54%
197021,4465,2502.85%
198026,4154,9692.11%
199030,3543,9391.40%
200037,1926,8382.05%
201041,3214,1291.06%
201141,8575361.30%
201242,3424851.16%
201342,6272850.67%
201442,9623350.79%
201543,5776151.43%
201644,0975201.19%
201744,5174200.95%
201845,2357181.61%
201945,5042690.59%
202045,7732690.59%
202146,0422690.59%
202246,3112690.58%

Cleveland Population by Year