25 Best College Towns in America

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25. Raleigh, North Carolina
> College enrollment: 12.0%
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 49.2%
> No. of colleges and universities in surrounding county: 19
> Annual unemployment: 4.6%
> Bars per 100K: 13.5

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24. Newton, Massachusetts
> College enrollment: 12.2%
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 76.6%
> No. of colleges and universities in surrounding county: 44
> Annual unemployment: 3.7%
> Bars per 100K: N/A

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23. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
> College enrollment: 13.0%
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 28.3%
> No. of colleges and universities in surrounding county: 14
> Annual unemployment: 5.8%
> Bars per 100K: 22.9

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22. St. Charles, Missouri
> College enrollment: 13.1%
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 34.1%
> No. of colleges and universities in surrounding county: 10
> Annual unemployment: 4.0%
> Bars per 100K: 20.3

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21. Fullerton, California
> College enrollment: 13.1%
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 40.3%
> No. of colleges and universities in surrounding county: 76
> Annual unemployment: 5.1%
> Bars per 100K: 9.9