There are 16 cities in Cleveland County, North Carolina.

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City
Rank
State
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Shelby1North Carolina21,77721,952-0.18%97622.31
Kings Mountain2North Carolina12,20411,1852.37%90913.42
Boiling Springs3North Carolina4,7054,6250.26%1,0504.48
Belwood4North Carolina8738620.23%7112.30
Grover5North Carolina8108040.12%8470.96
Light Oak6North Carolina677873 4711.44
Kingstown7North Carolina661660-0.15%3761.76
Fallston8North Carolina6366270.32%2942.16
Patterson Springs9North Carolina578577-0.17%6350.91
Lawndale10North Carolina573573-0.17%7130.80
Polkville11North Carolina5225160.19%2811.86
Lattimore12North Carolina4184050.72%4081.02
Waco13North Carolina311312-0.32%3960.79
Casar14North Carolina3073040.33%1751.75
Mooresboro15North Carolina2992940.34%1691.77
Earl16North Carolina196193 2280.86
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Cities in Cleveland County, North Carolina by Population (2024)

What is the largest city in Cleveland County, North Carolina?

Shelby is the largest city in Cleveland County.

What is the smallest city in Cleveland County, North Carolina?

Earl is the smallest city in Cleveland County.

How many cities are in Cleveland County?

There are 16 cities in Cleveland County, North Carolina.

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