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Location of Cleveland in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
Location of Cleveland in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
Cleveland is located in Wisconsin
Location in Wisconsin
Country  United States
State  Wisconsin
County Manitowoc
 • Total 1.98 sq mi (5.13 km2)
 • Land 1.98 sq mi (5.12 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.01 km2)
 • Total 1,485
 • Estimate 
 • Density 736.20/sq mi (284.22/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 920
FIPS code 55-15400
GNIS feature ID 1582976

Cleveland is a village in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,485 at the 2010 census.


The village was named after President Grover Cleveland. The village was formed in 1958 out of the unincorporated communities of Centerville, Hika, and St. Wendel.


The main campus for Lakeshore Technical College is located in the village, while public school students are a part of the Sheboygan Area School District; the district maintains Cleveland Elementary School in the village, and those students usually attend Horace Mann Middle School and Sheboygan North High School in the city of Sheboygan later on if they have no school choice preference.


Cleveland is located at 43°55′4″N 87°44′47″W / 43.91778°N 87.74639°W / 43.91778; -87.74639 (43.917829, -87.746250).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.09 square miles (5.41 km2), of which, 2.08 square miles (5.39 km2) of it is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 687
1970 761 10.8%
1980 1,270 66.9%
1990 1,398 10.1%
2000 1,361 −2.6%
2010 1,485 9.1%
2019 (est.) 1,454 −2.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,485 people, 587 households, and 428 families living in the village. The population density was 713.9 inhabitants per square mile (275.6/km2). There were 643 housing units at an average density of 309.1 per square mile (119.3/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 94.4% White, 0.3% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 3.2% from other races, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.7% of the population.

There were 587 households, of which 31.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.5% were married couples living together, 6.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 27.1% were non-families. 23.0% 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 2.53 and the average family size was 2.97.

The median age in the village was 39.1 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.8% were from 25 to 44; 29.7% were from 45 to 64; and 12.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 51.3% male and 48.7% female.


Cleveland is part of the Green Bay television market, although some residents even outside of Cleveland receive stations over-the-air from Milwaukee, most notably WITI due to the TV's station location. The village is also part of the Sheboygan/Manitowoc Radio Market.

Notable people

  • Wilhelm Albers, Wisconsin State Representative, was a school principal in what was then Hika.
  • John Lorfeld, Wisconsin State Representative, lived in Cleveland.
  • Otto Oscar Wiegand, Wisconsin State Representative, was born in what was then Hika.

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