Special Report

50 Most Well-Read Cities in America

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40. Charlottesville, VA
> Libraries per 100,000 residents: 13.0
> Public libraries: 30
> Colleges and universities: 3
> Adults with high school diploma: 88.5%

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39. Tallahassee, FL
> Libraries per 100,000 residents: 13.7
> Public libraries: 52
> Colleges and universities: 8
> Adults with high school diploma: 90.0%

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38. Johnstown, PA
> Libraries per 100,000 residents: 17.8
> Public libraries: 24
> Colleges and universities: 10
> Adults with high school diploma: 91.9%

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37. Pittsburgh, PA
> Libraries per 100,000 residents: 11.0
> Public libraries: 257
> Colleges and universities: 84
> Adults with high school diploma: 93.5%

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36. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
> Libraries per 100,000 residents: 7.4
> Public libraries: 706
> Colleges and universities: 236
> Adults with high school diploma: 88.2%