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Bolivar County, Mississippi

38732, 38733

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Statistics & Facts

The Mississippi state capital is Jackson.
The population of Cleveland is approximately 13,841 (2000), 12334 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 5,138 (1990), 4698 (2010).
The amount of land area in Cleveland is 18.948 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cleveland to Washington DC is 875 miles.
The distance to the Mississippi state capital is 102 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cleveland is positioned 33.74 degrees north of the equator and 90.72 degrees west of the prime meridian.


midway between Memphis and Vicksburg in the heart of the Mississippi Delta
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History & History Related Items

Cleveland was named for President Grover Cleveland in 1886, when the town was incorporated. Cleveland was settled in 1869 and established itself as an important railroad post on the line connecting Vicksburg and Memphis.
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My name is Darlene Griffin, I was born and raised in Cleveland, Mississippi. I now reside in Dallas,Texas. If anyone would to email me here is my email address.
I graduated from East Side High School, class of 1983. Hello to Everyone!

East Side High Grad from 1984
Sending a shout out to anyone in Cleveland, Ms. This is John F. Brown, aka Wanky. I am currently residing in the Evergreen State - Seattle, Washington. A graduate from East Side High in 1984. Someone say hi or something. Get with me. Email:

Cleveland Libraries

Bolivar County Library
104 S Bolivar Ave
Cleveland, MS 38732-3240
Phone: 662-843-2774

Cleveland Schools

Children of Cleveland attend schools in the Cleveland School District

Cleveland School District
305 Merritt Drive
Cleveland, Ms. 38732
Phone: 662-843-3529
Fax: 662-843-9731

Delta State University
Cleveland, MS 38733
Toll-free: 1-800-GOTODSU Cleveland


The population of Cleveland was:
1990 - 15,384
2000 - 13,841

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