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Cleveland, Virginia - Basic Facts

Cleveland is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Cleveland.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Russell County at latitude 36.9437 and longitude -82.1518. Russell County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,542 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Cleveland (see map) encompass a land area of 0.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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Cleveland, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cleveland to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 545 8th
Population Density1 # 167 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 590 0th
Median Household Income # 556 6th
Per Capita Income # 574 3rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.


Cleveland, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 197
Population in Households 197
Population in Familes 152
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,565
Diversity Index2 2


Total Households 91
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 55
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 118 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 66 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 27 (22.9%)
Median Home Value $82,609
Average Home Value $86,719


Median Household Income $29,365
Average Household Income $34,786
Per Capita Income $15,287
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.59% -0.62%
Households -0.51% -0.44%
Families 3.77% -0.74%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   1.35%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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