Cleveland County, North Carolina
Cleveland County's rich history was based on the cotton and textile industries; now the economic base is highly varied to include agricultural, industry, manufacturing and art. Cleveland County has a strong base in the arts that goes back three generations with many private and public galleries and studios. Cleveland County is very proud of its designation of a National Preserve American Community; an honor bestowed upon the county by the United State White House.
Industries are welcomed to Cleveland County and they find that the business climate, location and cooperation of local governments and businesses make relocation, and/or startup, productive and seamless.
Agriculture is big in Cleveland County with an emphasis on growing the following: wheat, alfalfa, hay, tomatoes, summer squash and soybeans along with berries, peaches and apples. One can also find turkeys, chickens, cattle and dairy cows being raised in Cleveland County.
Education is a very high priority and Cleveland County can boast that they have two institutions of higher learning; the Cleveland County Community College and the Gardner-Webb University.
There is no lack of things to do in your leisure time in Cleveland County as there are over 100 festivals and events held annually! Everything from re-enactments of the Revolutionary War to local art festivals. Come visit and see what Cleveland County is all about!
Links of Interest for Cleveland County NC
Cleveland County Seat - Shelby, NC - http://www.cityofshelby.com
Cleveland County NC - http://www.clevelandcounty.com
Wikipedia on Cleveland County NC - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cleveland_County,_North_Carolina
Cleveland County Chamber of Commerce - http://www.clevelandchamber.org
Cleveland County NC Schools - http://www.clevelandcountyschools.org
NC School Report Card for Cleveland County NC Schools - www.ncreportcards.org/src
Market Statistics on Cleveland County NC Real Estate
Number of Cleveland County NC Homes Sold - 279
The Average Cleveland County NC Home - 1,730 sf, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath
Average List Price - $120,013
Average Sold Price - $161,664 (121% of List Price)
Days on Market - Average of 150 days
Range Sold - $5,000 to $14,582,687
Figures are skewed because of the size of the largest sale of $14,582,687.
Source: Carolina Multiple Listing Services, Inc. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Statistics are for Single Family Detached Dwellings Only.
Cleveland County Cities, Towns & Census Designated Places
Archdale, NC Homes - Baker Crossroads, NC Homes - Beam Mill, NC Homes - Belwood, NC Homes - Boiling Springs, NC Homes - Casar, NC Homes - Delight, NC Homes - Double Shoals, NC Homes - Dover, NC Homes - Earl, NC Homes - Fallston, NC Homes - Five Points, NC Homes - Grover, NC Homes - Kings Mountain, NC Homes - Kingstown, NC Homes - Knob Creek, NC Homes - Lattimore, NC Homes - Lawndale, NC Homes - Light Oak, NC Homes - Marys Grove, NC Homes - Metcalf, NC Homes - Midpine, NC Homes - Mooresboro, NC Homes - New House, NC Homes - Oakgrove, NC Homes - Olive Grove, NC Homes - Ora, NC Homes - Patterson Springs, NC Homes - Polkville, NC Homes - Rockdale, NC Homes - Sandy Plains, NC Homes - Shelby, NC Homes - Stony Point, NC Homes - Stubbs, NC Homes - Swainsville, NC Homes - Toluca, NC Homes - Waco, NC Homes - Washburn, NC Homes
Cleveland County Zip Codes
Boiling Springs 28017 - Casar 28020 - Earl 28038 - Fallston 28042 - Grover 28073 - Kings Mountain 28086 - Kingstown 28150 - Lattimore 28089 - Lawndale 28090 - Mooresboro 28114 - Polkville 28136 - Shelby 28150 - Shelby 28151 - Shelby 28152 - Waco 28169
Adjacent Counties to Cleveland County
Burke County, North Carolina - north
Lincoln County, North Carolina - east-northeast
Gaston County, North Carolina - east-southeast
York County, South Carolina - southeast
Cherokee County, South Carolina - south
Rutherford County, North Carolina - west
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