Cleveland County

Cleveland County

Last updated October 2019

61,727 Total Voters

Republican 34.09% Democrat 37.53% Libertarian 0.45% Unaffiliated 27.94%
White 72.97% Black 21.41% Other 5.62%

Cleveland County is a county located in the western Piedmont and on the southern border of the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 98,078. Its county seat is Shelby.

Cleveland County comprises the Shelby, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area. This is included in the Charlotte-Concord, NC-SC Combined Statistical Area. In the late 19th and early 20th century, this was an area of textile mills.

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Unemployment 9.98%

Voter Registration Thousands

In the General Assembly

  • State House
  • Kelly Hastings (NC-110)
  • Tim Moore (NC-111)
  • State Senate
  • Warren Daniel (NC-46)

Election Results