Cleveland, Virginia

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Population in 2013: 193 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +30.4%
Males: 82  (42.9%)
Females: 111  (57.1%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Virginia median age:  35.1 years

Zip code: 24225

Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,468 (it was $11,346 in 2000)
Cleveland:

$25,468
VA:

$61,741
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $11,573 (it was $11,263 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $66,664 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Cleveland:

$66,664
VA:

$237,800
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $84,675; Detached houses: $93,626; Mobile homes: $29,180

Median gross rent in 2012: $408.

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  • White alone - 195 (96.5%)
  • Black alone - 5 (2.5%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (1.0%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Cleveland: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (31.2%), United States (26.4%), Irish (5.5%), French (2.4%), Scottish (1.4%), English (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1946

Elevation: 1534 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 1,632 people per square mile   (low).

Cleveland, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Cleveland:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 26.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cleveland town:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 7.9%
  • Widowed: 18.1%
  • Divorced: 8.7%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Cleveland, Virginia as of July 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Cleveland to the number of sex offenders is 64 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $425 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $433 (0.6%)

Cleveland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (43.8 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (141.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (434.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lebanon, VA (2.3 miles ), Dante, VA (2.9 miles ), Castlewood, VA (3.0 miles ), St. Paul, VA (3.0 miles ), Honaker, VA (3.3 miles ), Coeburn, VA (4.2 miles ), Riverview, VA (4.3 miles ), Abingdon, VA (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 36.94 N, Longitude: 82.15 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 276

Cleveland household income distribution Cleveland home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.7%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -66 (-30.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (22%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Educational services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (53%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (27%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (13%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (13%)
  • Electricians (13%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (23%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (15%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (15%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15%)

Average climate in Cleveland, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Cleveland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 131.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 17.7 miles away from Cleveland center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 21.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 128.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 20.2 miles away from Cleveland center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 125.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Russell County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cleveland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cleveland:

  • BMA - RUSSELL COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; LEBANON, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cleveland:

  • King University (about 25 miles; Bristol, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,472)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 35 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 46 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 47 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Appalachian State University (about 57 miles; Boone, NC; FT enrollment: 17,362)
  • Wytheville Community College (about 60 miles; Wytheville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,193)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 60 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)

Public elementary/middle school in Cleveland:

Private elementary/middle school in Cleveland:

  • SPRING CITY BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 8; Location: 385 SPRING CITY RD; Grades: 1 - 11)
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Russell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 43.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.2
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.77
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cleveland and their reported violations in the past:

CLEVELAND, TOWN OF (Population served: 340, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-08-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.4%
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  50.5%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.6%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Cleveland compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Cleveland travel time to work - commute Cleveland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Coal or coke (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cleveland town (based on Russell County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.94%
Here: 29.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchIndependent Free Will Baptists Associations Charismatic Churches IndependentChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents53.6%19.0%5.1%4.4%3.8%
Congregations31.5%24.7%12.3%1.4%5.5%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristNational Association of Free Will BaptistsAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchOther
Adherents3.4%2.2%1.6%1.4%5.5%
Congregations2.7%2.7%2.7%2.7%13.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Russell County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Russell County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Russell County:

9.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Russell County:

27.0%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

20.0%
State:

18.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,023
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$576
Sewerage 0$0 1$2,015
Water Supply 0$0 1$2,015
Totals for Government 0$0 5$5,629

Cleveland government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $30,000 ($155.44)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($155.44)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($77.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($25.91)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $5,000 ($25.91)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($5.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($5.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $35,000 ($181.35)

Cleveland government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,000 ($155.44)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $6,000 ($31.09)
    Electric Utilities: $5,000 ($25.91)
    All Other: $2,000 ($10.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($155.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($5.18)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($15.54)
    Motor Vehicle License: $2,000 ($10.36)

4.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,407 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
Virginia average:

9.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tazewell County, VA  0.62% ($43,852 average AGI)
from Wise County, VA  0.58% ($31,740)
from Washington County, VA  0.55% ($30,333)


4.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,584 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
Virginia average:

9.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tazewell County, VA  0.70% ($36,951 average AGI)
to Washington County, VA  0.64% ($37,964)
to Wise County, VA  0.53% ($33,935)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cleveland:

  • WLRV (1380 AM; 1 kW; LEBANON, VA; Owner: GARY W. WARD BRAODCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXLZ (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ST. PAUL, VA; Owner: YEARY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYRV (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: FAITH CHRISTIAN MUSIC BROADCASTING MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDIC (1430 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINCHCO, VA; Owner: DICKENSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFHG (980 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNRG (940 AM; 5 kW; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WNVA (1350 AM; 5 kW; NORTON, VA; Owner: RADIO-WISE, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXMY (1600 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SALTVILLE, VA; Owner: CONTINENTAL MEDIA GROUP, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cleveland:

  • WXLZ-FM (107.3 FM; LEBANON, VA; Owner: YEARY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WRIC-FM (100.7 FM; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: PEGGY SUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WISE-FM (90.5 FM; WISE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA'S COLLEGE AT WISE)
  • WFHG-FM (92.7 FM; ABINGDON, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cleveland:

  • W58CY (Channel 58; CASTLEWOOD, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLFG (Channel 68; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: LIVING FAITH MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAPW-CA (Channel 31; ABINGDON, ETC., VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W57AI (Channel 57; CASTLEWOOD, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W63AK (Channel 63; DICKENSONVILLE, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W65AR (Channel 65; DICKENSONVILLE, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Clinch River TS, 3464 Power Plant Road (Lat: 36.930639 Lon: -82.196778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: KJB60, Licensee ID: L00268142
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2010, Expiration Date: 04/11/2020
    Registrant: Appalachian Power Company

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cleveland)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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