Special Report

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

Pocatello, Idaho
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20. Pocatello, ID
> High school graduation rate: 91.3%
> May unemployment rate: 3.3%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $20,458
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 16.9%

Merced, California
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19. Merced, CA
> High school graduation rate: 91.7%
> May unemployment rate: 10.3%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $18,944
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 9.1%

Appleton, WI
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18. Appleton, WI
> High school graduation rate: 91.7%
> May unemployment rate: 3.5%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $14,932
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 20.5%

Johnson City and Kingsport, Tennessee road sign
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17. Johnson City, TN
> High school graduation rate: 91.8%
> May unemployment rate: 4.4%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $16,816
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 16.4%

Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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16. Oshkosh-Neenah, WI
> High school graduation rate: 91.8%
> May unemployment rate: 3.7%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $19,158
> Pct. of adults with college degree: 18.2%

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