Cleveland is a somewhat small city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 12,327 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Cleveland is the 35th largest community in Mississippi.
Cleveland real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Cleveland house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Cleveland is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cleveland is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cleveland who work in office and administrative support (15.55%), management occupations (11.05%), and teaching (8.61%).
In addition, Cleveland is a college town. There are a lot of students in Cleveland attending college, and as a result Cleveland provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
One of the benefits of Cleveland is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.56 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The overall education level of Cleveland citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.87% of adults in Cleveland have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Cleveland in 2010 was $17,935, which is middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,740 for a family of four. However, Cleveland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cleveland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cleveland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cleveland residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Cleveland include English, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Cleveland is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Gujarathi.