Our Community, Your Home

We know determining your business location is a big decision and Bolivar County has the assets to help you and your employees succeed. Our community boasts a cost-of-living 20 percent lower than the national average. With a skilled, available and dedicated talent pool, your company will not have to sacrifice quality and quantity of talent. Residents choose to live and work here due to the region's variety of cultural and natural amenities. And with our many museums, restaurants, shops, gardens and community events, there is always something to discover!

  • Cleveland's small-town charm with its abundance of historical and cultural amenities has earned the title of one of the best small towns in the south by both Southern Living and Smithsonian Magazine

  • Investments are being made into the community through Cleveland’s Main Street Program to revitalize downtown Cleveland as well as all support and promote businesses throughout the entire community.

  • From Delta State University's music institute that provides students with a foundational base of knowledge for working in various entertainment industry careers to the GRAMMY Museum, our community leaders passionately embrace the community's creative history and culture. 

  • Learn about the region’s role in the Civil Rights Movement as well as African-American history in general by exploring the Civil Rights Trail, where you can visit important historical markers and learn more about Civil Rights leaders.

  • Explore the natural beauty of the Mississippi Delta and visit Terrene Landing, where you can take in some of the best views of the Mississippi River.

  • Visit the historic Ellis Theater in downtown Cleveland for sometimes weekly music series, from blues to jazz to country.

And with our many museums, restaurants, shops, community events and nightlife, there is always something to discover!