Education

Education Level


Education Attainment was indexed with three variables:

  1. Percentage of the adult population with a high school diploma or higher
  2. Percentage of the adult population with a bachelor's degree or higher
  3. Percentage of the adult population with an educational level of 8th grade or less

 

EDUCATION CITY FINAL RANK
1 Seattle, WA 1
2 Plano, TX 53
3 Raleigh, NC 13
4 Colorado Springs, CO 33.5
5 Virginia Beach, VA 27
6.5 Anchorage, AK 47
6.5 Portland, OR 10
8 Lexington-Fayette, KY 30
9 Charlotte, NC 19.5
10 Pittsburgh, PA 6
11 Columbus, OH 15
12 San Diego, CA 26
13 Jacksonville, FL 45.5
14 St. Paul, MN 5
15.5 Minneapolis, MN 2
15.5 Omaha, NE 31
17 Albuquerque, NM 38
18 Atlanta, GA 3.5
19.5 Austin, TX 16
19.5 Honolulu, HI 22
21 Washington, DC 3.5
22 Kansas City, MO 17
23 Nashville-Davidson, TN 18
24 Wichita, KS 48
25 Tulsa, OK 19.5
26 San Francisco, CA 9
27 Boston, MA 11
28 Arlington, TX 64.5
29.5 Cincinnati, OH 7
29.5 Louisville, KY 37
31 Indianapolis, IN 17
32 New Orleans, LA 41
33 Tampa, FL 21
34 Denver, CO 8
35 Oklahoma City, OK 43
36 San Jose, CA 50
37 Mesa, AZ 58
38.5 Toledo, OH 32
38.5 Tuscon, AZ 36
40 Memphis, TN 54
41 New York, NY 42
42 Aurora, CO 67
43 Oakland, CA 35
44 Sacramento, CA 28
45 Philadelphia, PA 33.5
46 St. Louis, MO 12
47 Chicago, IL 39
48 Milwaukee, WI 25
49 Buffalo, NY 44
50 Cleveland, OH 14
51 Buffalo, NY 33.5
52 Baltimore, MD 24
54 Corpus Christi, TX 68
54 Detroit, MI 52
54 San Antonio, TX 62
56 Fort Worth, TX 45.5
57 Phoenix, AZ 59
58 Houston, TX 55
59 Los Angeles, CA 57
60 Dallas, TX 49
61 Long Beach, CA 63
62 Riverside, CA 56
63 Bakersfield, CA 66
64 Anaheim, CA 64.5
65 Stockton, CA 70
66 Fresno, CA 60
67.5 El Paso, TX 69
67.5 Miami, FL 23
69 Newark, NJ 51
70 Santa Ana, CA 61