Cleveland, Alabama

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Cleveland, Alabama
Town
Location in Blount County and the state of Alabama
Location in Blount County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 33°59′31″N 86°34′33″W / 33.99194°N 86.57583°W / 33.99194; -86.57583
Country United States
State Alabama
County Blount
Area
 • Total 7.9 sq mi (20.4 km2)
 • Land 7.8 sq mi (20.3 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 525 ft (160 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,303
 • Density 166/sq mi (64.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 35049
Area code(s) 205
FIPS code 01-15472
GNIS feature ID 0157920

Cleveland is a town in Blount County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 1,303.[1]

Geography[edit]

Cleveland is located in central Blount County at 33°59'31.326" North, 86°34'33.823" West (33.992035, -86.576062).[2] The Locust Fork of the Black Warrior River flows past the northwest side of the town. U.S. Route 231 intersects Alabama State Route 79 north of the center of town. Route 231 leads southeast 7 miles (11 km) to Oneonta, the county seat, and north 56 miles (90 km) to Huntsville. Route 79 leads northeast 31 miles (50 km) to Guntersville and southwest 37 miles (60 km) to Birmingham.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 7.9 square miles (20.4 km2), of which 7.8 square miles (20.3 km2) is land and 0.039 square miles (0.1 km2), or 0.64%, is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 1,241 people, 441 households, and 339 families residing in the town. The population density was 180.5 people per square mile (69.6/km2). There were 492 housing units at an average density of 71.6 per square mile (27.6/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 94.52% White, 0.08% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 3.71% from other races, and 1.53% from two or more races. 15.79% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 441 households out of which 36.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.6% were married couples living together, 5.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.1% were non-families. 20.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.22.

In the town the population was spread out with 25.3% under the age of 18, 10.1% from 18 to 24, 28.0% from 25 to 44, 23.3% from 45 to 64, and 13.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 106.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 105.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $37,037, and the median income for a family was $40,298. Males had a median income of $27,228 versus $19,667 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,857. About 5.2% of families and 6.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.3% of those under age 18 and 9.0% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Cleveland town, Alabama". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 17, 2013. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Coordinates: 33°59′31″N 86°34′34″W / 33.992035°N 86.576062°W / 33.992035; -86.576062