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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
2012-2016 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 3140 counties)
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North Carolina 29.0 1,940,435 26 of 52
United States 30.3 64,767,787 N/A
Tyrrell County 8.2 257 3,114
Hyde County 8.7 356 3,099
Greene County 9.2 1,372 3,068
Anson County 9.5 1,732 3,054
Washington County 9.7 836 3,039
Duplin County 10.3 4,049 2,998
Edgecombe County 10.4 3,847 2,990
Northampton County 11.3 1,701 2,897
Vance County 11.5 3,402 2,864
Bertie County 11.5 1,725 2,853
Sampson County 11.9 5,070 2,799
Columbus County 12.0 4,710 2,790
Yadkin County 12.1 3,211 2,767
Robeson County 12.6 10,756 2,696
Caswell County 13.2 2,229 2,594
Alexander County 13.3 3,502 2,579
Halifax County 13.4 4,924 2,566
Lenoir County 13.7 5,508 2,508
Wilkes County 13.8 6,726 2,493
Caldwell County 13.8 7,999 2,480
Richmond County 13.8 4,238 2,475
Rockingham County 13.8 9,048 2,474
Graham County 14.0 840 2,438
Jones County 14.0 1,046 2,424
Stokes County 14.3 4,813 2,377
Gates County 14.5 1,193 2,346
Montgomery County 14.5 2,797 2,337
Warren County 14.6 2,113 2,312
McDowell County 14.6 4,699 2,308
Scotland County 14.7 3,474 2,304
Bladen County 14.8 3,593 2,275
Person County 14.9 4,104 2,261
Hertford County 15.0 2,516 2,252
Randolph County 15.1 14,738 2,223
Surry County 15.3 7,769 2,197
Swain County 15.3 1,495 2,177
Martin County 15.8 2,651 2,089
Stanly County 16.1 6,734 2,033
Cleveland County 16.3 10,792 1,998
Rutherford County 16.7 7,928 1,909
Burke County 16.9 10,658 1,884
Perquimans County 17.4 1,744 1,779
Mitchell County 17.5 1,971 1,768
Rowan County 17.6 16,710 1,742
Hoke County 17.8 5,780 1,714
Davidson County 18.2 20,748 1,646
Wilson County 18.6 10,213 1,564
Beaufort County 18.6 6,286 1,563
Alleghany County 18.6 1,493 1,554
Wayne County 18.7 15,295 1,548
Pasquotank County 18.9 5,034 1,515
Pamlico County 19.2 1,889 1,458
Cherokee County 19.2 3,977 1,453
Harnett County 19.3 15,464 1,450
Granville County 19.4 7,868 1,432
Onslow County 19.5 19,491 1,417
Ashe County 19.5 3,951 1,412
Nash County 19.6 12,615 1,403
Lincoln County 19.7 11,033 1,377
Avery County 19.8 2,601 1,363
Gaston County 19.8 28,717 1,356
Chowan County 20.1 2,129 1,306
Yancey County 20.1 2,613 1,305
Camden County 20.4 1,431 1,278
Franklin County 20.4 8,805 1,269
Lee County 20.8 8,225 1,202
Clay County 21.0 1,694 1,180
Johnston County 21.2 25,331 1,158
Catawba County 21.6 23,052 1,093
Currituck County 21.9 3,845 1,069
Alamance County 22.1 23,184 1,037
Craven County 22.5 15,158 989
Macon County 22.8 5,781 948
Pender County 23.1 9,121 926
Davie County 23.6 6,937 883
Haywood County 23.8 10,551 864
Cumberland County 24.1 48,523 824
Madison County 24.7 3,692 785
Iredell County 25.7 29,159 707
Carteret County 25.9 13,275 691
Brunswick County 27.0 24,831 613
Cabarrus County 28.6 36,160 524
Dare County 29.0 7,552 503
Jackson County 29.4 7,727 479
Pitt County 29.5 30,566 472
Transylvania County 29.7 7,366 462
Henderson County 29.7 24,312 457
Polk County 31.8 4,927 355
Forsyth County 33.6 81,432 292
Union County 33.6 46,136 291
Moore County 34.2 22,934 274
Guilford County 34.5 116,917 258
Buncombe County 36.6 66,279 210
New Hanover County 37.9 55,655 186
Chatham County 38.8 19,639 172
Watauga County 38.9 11,456 168
Mecklenburg County 43.1 288,665 101
Durham County 46.9 93,382 66
Wake County 50.1 328,593 41
Orange County 57.7 49,369 12
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/15/2019 4:47 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.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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