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Demographic Data Report for North Carolina by County
Education: At least bachelors degree
Population Ages 25+
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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Value (Percent)
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People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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North Carolina 31.3 2,182,853 26 of 52
United States 32.1 70,920,162 N/A
Hyde County 9.2 350 3,096
Tyrrell County 10.6 328 3,021
Greene County 11.0 1,654 2,994
Anson County 11.3 2,032 2,979
Washington County 11.5 941 2,952
Yadkin County 11.6 3,117 2,929
Duplin County 12.1 4,828 2,890
Jones County 12.2 882 2,877
Graham County 12.9 786 2,768
Edgecombe County 13.6 4,928 2,675
Bertie County 13.6 1,964 2,666
Robeson County 13.7 11,719 2,656
Sampson County 13.7 5,828 2,655
Northampton County 13.8 2,065 2,643
Columbus County 13.8 5,442 2,633
Stokes County 14.1 4,754 2,577
Alexander County 14.2 3,812 2,564
Gates County 14.3 1,196 2,546
Halifax County 14.4 5,222 2,522
Vance County 14.8 4,463 2,445
Hertford County 14.9 2,484 2,426
Lenoir County 14.9 5,912 2,424
Rockingham County 15.1 9,864 2,406
Scotland County 15.5 3,663 2,335
Person County 15.6 4,372 2,325
Montgomery County 15.7 2,971 2,303
Randolph County 15.7 15,552 2,298
Richmond County 15.7 4,808 2,294
Caldwell County 15.7 9,294 2,291
Warren County 15.8 2,300 2,274
Wilkes County 15.8 7,796 2,271
Bladen County 15.8 3,791 2,270
Caswell County 15.9 2,664 2,242
Martin County 16.4 2,705 2,154
Burke County 16.4 10,721 2,147
Camden County 17.1 1,274 2,029
Stanly County 17.3 7,472 1,981
Alleghany County 17.3 1,460 1,978
McDowell County 17.4 5,731 1,953
Cleveland County 17.6 11,745 1,938
Hoke County 17.7 6,150 1,916
Rutherford County 17.8 8,535 1,899
Surry County 18.0 9,186 1,859
Swain County 18.2 1,780 1,833
Davidson County 18.5 21,469 1,771
Rowan County 18.5 17,900 1,763
Pamlico County 18.5 1,842 1,759
Wayne County 19.0 15,628 1,671
Cherokee County 19.0 4,095 1,670
Wilson County 19.6 10,903 1,562
Ashe County 19.7 4,002 1,559
Perquimans County 20.2 2,034 1,490
Yancey County 20.3 2,678 1,474
Mitchell County 20.5 2,274 1,444
Beaufort County 20.6 7,031 1,430
Avery County 20.7 2,755 1,415
Nash County 20.8 13,460 1,405
Gaston County 21.2 32,173 1,328
Lee County 21.5 8,755 1,292
Chowan County 21.7 2,296 1,270
Harnett County 21.9 18,702 1,239
Franklin County 22.0 10,128 1,230
Pasquotank County 22.1 5,947 1,216
Granville County 22.5 9,431 1,161
Catawba County 22.6 24,663 1,149
Johnston County 22.9 29,900 1,111
Onslow County 22.9 24,004 1,098
Lincoln County 23.0 13,584 1,089
Currituck County 23.5 4,411 1,031
Clay County 23.7 1,984 1,007
Macon County 23.8 6,246 991
Davie County 24.0 7,259 970
Alamance County 24.8 27,290 892
Craven County 25.3 17,032 843
Cumberland County 25.5 52,502 817
Haywood County 26.0 11,903 789
Pender County 27.9 11,884 666
Iredell County 28.4 34,306 632
Madison County 28.5 4,371 623
Carteret County 29.1 15,182 588
Polk County 29.1 4,621 585
Brunswick County 29.9 31,048 544
Jackson County 30.4 8,326 519
Henderson County 31.8 27,185 445
Cabarrus County 32.3 44,201 419
Transylvania County 32.6 8,368 397
Pitt County 32.7 35,418 396
Forsyth County 34.0 85,565 339
Dare County 34.7 9,359 316
Union County 35.4 52,171 296
Guilford County 36.0 126,827 270
Moore County 37.4 26,250 234
Buncombe County 40.1 75,737 180
New Hanover County 40.6 63,284 173
Watauga County 42.2 13,409 143
Chatham County 42.4 22,117 139
Mecklenburg County 45.4 327,148 105
Durham County 48.2 103,332 75
Wake County 52.8 376,153 42
Orange County 59.7 53,769 13
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 01/18/2022 10:03 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Education: At least bachelors degree, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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