Rank City Percentage with College Degree
1 Chapel Hill, North Carolina 73.2%
2 Davidson, North Carolina 68.8%
3 Morrisville, North Carolina 66.3%
4 Marvin, North Carolina 62.8%
5 Carrboro, North Carolina 62.4%
6 Apex, North Carolina 61.8%
7 Cary, North Carolina 61.6%
8 Weddington, North Carolina 56.3%
9 Ogden, North Carolina 55.0%
10 Holly Springs, North Carolina 53.0%
11 Huntersville, North Carolina 52.4%
12 Summerfield, North Carolina 51.8%
13 Waxhaw, North Carolina 51.5%
14 Oak Ridge, North Carolina 51.3%
15 Wake Forest, North Carolina 50.9%
16 Porters Neck, North Carolina 50.8%
17 Cullowhee, North Carolina 50.6%
18 Cornelius, North Carolina 49.9%
19 Boone, North Carolina 48.8%
20 Raleigh, North Carolina 47.3%
21 Matthews, North Carolina 47.1%
22 Clemmons, North Carolina 46.3%
23 Durham, North Carolina 46.3%
24 Pinehurst, North Carolina 45.0%
25 Hillsborough, North Carolina 41.5%
26 Knightdale, North Carolina 41.2%
27 Stallings, North Carolina 40.3%
28 Charlotte, North Carolina 39.6%
29 Asheville, North Carolina 39.5%
30 Myrtle Grove, North Carolina 39.5%
31 Harrisburg, North Carolina 39.1%
32 Lewisville, North Carolina 39.0%
33 Elon, North Carolina 38.5%
34 Wesley Chapel, North Carolina 38.4%
35 Leland, North Carolina 37.9%
36 Carolina Beach, North Carolina 37.1%
37 Wilmington, North Carolina 37.1%
38 Southern Pines, North Carolina 36.9%
39 Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 36.7%
40 Greenville, North Carolina 35.6%
41 Belmont, North Carolina 35.2%
42 Garner, North Carolina 35.0%
43 Greensboro, North Carolina 35.0%
44 Winterville, North Carolina 34.4%
45 Gibsonville, North Carolina 34.2%
46 Mint Hill, North Carolina 33.7%
47 Indian Trail, North Carolina 33.5%
48 Brevard, North Carolina 33.4%
49 Clayton, North Carolina 32.9%
50 Mebane, North Carolina 32.3%
51 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 31.7%
52 Mills River, North Carolina 30.7%
53 Lake Norman of Catawba, North Carolina 30.7%
54 Hendersonville, North Carolina 30.2%
55 Black Mountain, North Carolina 30.2%
56 High Point, North Carolina 30.1%
57 Mount Holly, North Carolina 29.7%
58 Kernersville, North Carolina 29.7%
59 Hickory, North Carolina 29.0%
60 Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina 28.8%
61 Morehead City, North Carolina 28.2%
62 Wendell, North Carolina 28.0%
63 Fletcher, North Carolina 27.9%
64 Mount Airy, North Carolina 27.4%
65 Murraysville, North Carolina 27.3%
66 Concord, North Carolina 26.3%
67 Stokesdale, North Carolina 26.2%
68 Oak Island, North Carolina 26.1%
69 Kings Grant, North Carolina 26.1%
70 Mooresville, North Carolina 25.9%
71 Aberdeen, North Carolina 24.7%
72 Woodfin, North Carolina 24.5%
73 Burlington, North Carolina 24.4%
74 Waynesville, North Carolina 24.3%
75 Salisbury, North Carolina 24.0%
76 Fayetteville, North Carolina 23.9%
77 Washington, North Carolina 23.7%
78 Wilson, North Carolina 23.4%
79 Jacksonville, North Carolina 23.1%
80 New Bern, North Carolina 23.0%
81 Shelby, North Carolina 22.8%
82 Morganton, North Carolina 22.6%
83 Nashville, North Carolina 22.3%
84 Sanford, North Carolina 22.2%
85 Pineville, North Carolina 22.0%
86 Statesville, North Carolina 21.9%
87 Clinton, North Carolina 21.8%
88 Gastonia, North Carolina 21.7%
89 Conover, North Carolina 21.6%
90 Smithfield, North Carolina 20.9%
91 Elizabeth City, North Carolina 20.8%
92 Etowah, North Carolina 20.6%
93 Cherryville, North Carolina 20.5%
94 James City, North Carolina 20.5%
95 Mocksville, North Carolina 20.2%
96 Piney Green, North Carolina 20.1%
97 Lincolnton, North Carolina 19.5%
98 Rocky Mount, North Carolina 19.4%
99 Lumberton, North Carolina 19.4%
100 Laurinburg, North Carolina 19.0%
101 Hope Mills, North Carolina 18.9%
102 King, North Carolina 18.8%
103 Whiteville, North Carolina 18.8%
104 Albemarle, North Carolina 18.7%
105 Half Moon, North Carolina 18.5%
106 Goldsboro, North Carolina 18.2%
107 Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina 18.0%
108 Oxford, North Carolina 18.0%
109 Unionville, North Carolina 18.0%
110 Archdale, North Carolina 17.5%
111 Asheboro, North Carolina 17.4%
112 Graham, North Carolina 17.1%
113 Newton, North Carolina 16.9%
114 Ahoskie, North Carolina 16.8%
115 Dunn, North Carolina 16.7%
116 Tarboro, North Carolina 16.7%
117 Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina 16.6%
118 Williamston, North Carolina 16.5%
119 Kannapolis, North Carolina 16.3%
120 Kinston, North Carolina 15.8%
121 Marion, North Carolina 15.8%
122 Ayden, North Carolina 15.4%
123 Reidsville, North Carolina 15.1%
124 Lenoir, North Carolina 14.8%
125 Monroe, North Carolina 14.5%
126 Thomasville, North Carolina 14.3%
127 Kings Mountain, North Carolina 14.2%
128 Silver Lake, North Carolina 14.0%
129 Rockingham, North Carolina 13.7%
130 Henderson, North Carolina 13.6%
131 Havelock, North Carolina 13.1%
132 Trinity, North Carolina 12.8%
133 Siler City, North Carolina 12.8%
134 Hamlet, North Carolina 12.2%
135 Lexington, North Carolina 12.0%
136 St. Stephens, North Carolina 11.8%
137 Butner, North Carolina 11.7%
138 Spring Lake, North Carolina 11.7%
139 Roxboro, North Carolina 11.1%
140 Sawmills, North Carolina 11.1%
141 Selma, North Carolina 9.6%
142 Forest City, North Carolina 9.6%
143 Eden, North Carolina 9.5%
144 Bessemer City, North Carolina 9.3%
145 Wadesboro, North Carolina 8.9%