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

Cities Where the Most People Graduate High School

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25. Amarillo, TX
> High school graduation rate: 91.7%
> August unemployment rate: 3.1% (lowest 25%)
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $24,520 (highest 25%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 23.7%

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24. Gettysburg, PA
> High school graduation rate: 91.7%
> August unemployment rate: 3.9%
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $25,039 (highest 25%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 21.6%

23. Appleton, WI
> High school graduation rate: 91.9%
> August unemployment rate: 2.9% (lowest 10%)
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $26,486 (highest 25%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 27.9%

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22. Dubuque, IA
> High school graduation rate: 92.0%
> August unemployment rate: 3.1% (lowest 25%)
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $20,563
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 29.1%

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21. Huntsville, AL
> High school graduation rate: 92.0%
> August unemployment rate: 3.7% (lowest 25%)
> Median income, less than high school graduate: $18,944 (lowest 25%)
> Percent of adults with a college degree: 36.8% (highest 25%)

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