Special Report

Cities Where the Most (and Least) People Graduate High School

San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA
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10. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA
> High school graduation rate: 92.7%
> May unemployment rate: 4.0%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $23,381
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 20.3%

State College, Pennsylvania
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9. State College, PA
> High school graduation rate: 93.0%
> May unemployment rate: 4.2%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $16,661
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 20.7%

Wausau, Wisconsin
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8. Wausau, WI
> High school graduation rate: 93.1%
> May unemployment rate: 3.6%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $19,482
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 18.1%

Longview, TX
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7. Longview, TX
> High school graduation rate: 93.2%
> May unemployment rate: 5.7%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $26,331
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 12.6%

St. Joseph, Missouri
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6. St. Joseph, MO-KS
> High school graduation rate: 93.3%
> May unemployment rate: 3.8%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $19,418
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 13.0%

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