Mount_Pleasant,_Cleveland Latitude and Longitude:

41°27′47″N 81°36′28″W / 41.4631328°N 81.6077331°W / 41.4631328; -81.6077331
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Mount Pleasant
Luke Easter Park in Mount Pleasant
Luke Easter Park in Mount Pleasant
Coordinates: 41°27′47″N 81°36′28″W / 41.4631328°N 81.6077331°W / 41.4631328; -81.6077331
CountryUnited States
County Cuyahoga County
City Cleveland
 ( 2020) [1]
 • Total15,059
Demographics [1]
 •  White2%
 • Black95.3%
 • Hispanic (of any race)1.4%
 • Asian and Pacific Islander0.2%
 • Mixed and Other2.5%
Time zone UTC-5 ( EST)
 • Summer ( DST) UTC-4 ( EDT)
ZIP Codes
44104, 44105, 44120, 44128
Area code216
Median income [1] $28,087
Source: 2020 U.S. Census

Mount Pleasant is a neighborhood on the East Side of Cleveland, Ohio. It borders the neighborhoods of Buckeye–Shaker and Buckeye–Woodhill to the north, Kinsman to the west, Union–Miles Park to the south, and the suburb of Shaker Heights and the Lee–Harvard neighborhood of Cleveland's Lee–Miles area to the east. The neighborhood has been home to numerous ethnic groups, first Manx immigrants, then Germans, Czechs, Russians, Jews, and Italians. [2] Today, it is a predominantly African American neighborhood. [2] Together with Buckeye–Shaker, it is politically part of Cleveland's Ward 4. [3]


  1. ^ a b c "Cleveland Neighborhoods and Wards: Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Factsheet (2021)" (PDF). The Center for Community Solutions (Cleveland). Retrieved June 3, 2022.
  2. ^ a b "Mount Pleasant". The Encyclopedia of Cleveland History. Case Western Reserve University. Retrieved June 25, 2020.
  3. ^ "Current Cleveland City Wards". Northern Ohio Data and Information Service (NODIS), Levin College of Urban Affairs ( Cleveland State University). Retrieved June 25, 2020.

Further reading

  • Michney, Todd M. (2017). Surrogate Suburbs: Black Upward Mobility and Neighborhood Change in Cleveland, 1900–1980. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. ISBN  978-1469631943.