Special Report

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

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5. Morristown, TN
> High school graduation rate: 93.9%
> August unemployment rate: 3.9%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $18,568 (lowest 25%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 17.1% (lowest 10%)

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4. California-Lexington Park, MD
> High school graduation rate: 94.0%
> August unemployment rate: 4.1%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $32,189 (highest 10%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 26.1%

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3. Clarksville, TN-KY
> High school graduation rate: 94.5%
> August unemployment rate: 4.8%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $18,602 (lowest 25%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 22.8%

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2. Sherman-Denison, TX
> High school graduation rate: 94.6%
> August unemployment rate: 3.7% (lowest 25%)
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $22,462
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 42.0% (highest 10%)

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1. Wichita Falls, TX
> High school graduation rate: 95.2%
> August unemployment rate: 3.9%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $17,422 (lowest 25%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 30.7%