What is Cleveland?


Cleveland ( /ˈkliːvlənd/) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and is the county seat of Cuyahoga County, the most populous county in the state. The city is located in northeastern Ohio on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (97 km) west of the Pennsylvania border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location on the lake shore, as well as being connected to numerous canals and railroad lines. Cleveland's economy has diversified sectors that include manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, and biomedical. Cleveland is home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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More definitions of "Cleveland":

  • (noun): The largest city in Ohio; located in northeastern Ohio on Lake Erie; a major Great Lakes port.

Famous quotes containing the word cleveland:

    I have tried so hard to do right.
    —Grover Cleveland (1837–1908)

    The lesson should be constantly enforced that though the people support the Government, Government should not support the people.
    —Grover Cleveland (1837–1908)

    It is a condition that confronts us—not a theory.
    —Grover Cleveland (1837–1908)