For population 25 years and over in Cleveland:
For population 15 years and over in Cleveland town:
38 residents are foreign born (4.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $900 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Concord, NC (23.0 miles , pop. 55,977).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (37.2 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (422.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Cooleemee, NC (3.0 miles ), Statesville, NC (3.4 miles ), Salisbury, NC (3.5 miles ), Troutman, NC (3.5 miles ), China Grove, NC (3.5 miles ), Mooresville, NC (3.6 miles ), Mocksville, NC (3.6 miles ), Landis, NC (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 35.73 N, Longitude: 80.68 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,650 (+344.2%)
Area code: 704
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Cleveland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +96 (+13.5%).
Work and jobs in Cleveland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cleveland, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cleveland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/7/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.2 miles away from the Cleveland town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.
On 5/5/1989, a category F4 tornado 41.8 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cleveland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.9 miles away from Cleveland center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 19.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/7/1995 at 21:01:02, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from Cleveland center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Rowan County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cleveland:
Private high school in Cleveland:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.6. This is worse than average. There were 81 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.4. This is about average. There were 117 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.72. This is significantly worse than average. There were 85 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.363. This is about average. There were 83 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cleveland and their reported violations in the past:CLEVELAND, TOWN OF (Population served: 881, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:CEDAR GLENN MHP (Population served: 198, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MT VERNON PRESBYTERIAN CH (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:KNOX CHAPEL METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MT TABOR UNITED PRESBYTERIAN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Cleveland that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.1%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
20 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Cleveland compared to North Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Cleveland (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cleveland (based on Rowan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.59%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 23
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Number of full-service restaurants: 91
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Cleveland government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,586 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($118 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.61% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,014 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($138 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Cleveland fatal accident list:
Apr 17, 2005 05:39 PM, Third Creek Church R, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 29, 2000 10:50 PM, Foard Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 27, 1985 12:18 AM, Mimosa Stt, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cleveland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Cleveland, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cleveland)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cleveland)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Cleveland, NC
Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2013.