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Exposure to Neighborhoods with Adults with a Bachelors Degree or Higher by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Region: 100 Largest MSAs


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Exposure to Neighborhoods with Adults with a Bachelors Degree or Higher by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Ordered: alphabetically
Metro Area Value
Akron, OH 25.3%
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 29.3%
Albuquerque, NM 32.8%
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 22.2%
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 34.0%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 23.0%
Austin-Round Rock, TX 41.5%
Bakersfield, CA 16.9%
Baltimore-Towson, MD 32.2%
Baton Rouge, LA 25.7%
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 25.3%
Boise City-Nampa, ID 25.9%
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 38.6%
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 45.4%
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 24.2%
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 21.5%
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 27.9%
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 30.3%
Chattanooga, TN-GA 20.0%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 33.6%
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 25.3%
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 26.1%
Colorado Springs, CO 33.4%
Columbia, SC 28.6%
Columbus, OH 29.7%
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 32.4%
Dayton, OH 23.8%
Denver-Aurora, CO 37.2%
Des Moines, IA 28.6%
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 25.6%
El Paso, TX 26.0%
Fresno, CA 23.1%
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 23.3%
Greensboro-High Point, NC 25.1%
Greenville, SC 24.9%
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 24.9%
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 33.4%
Honolulu, HI 31.1%
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 31.7%
Indianapolis, IN 27.3%
Jackson, MS 30.3%
Jacksonville, FL 24.0%
Kansas City, MO-KS 29.8%
Knoxville, TN 24.9%
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 15.7%
Lancaster, PA 20.5%
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 19.0%
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR 25.1%
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 35.9%
Louisville, KY-IN 21.7%
Madison, WI 37.1%
McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX 19.7%
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 27.3%
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 29.3%
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 30.0%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 33.8%
Modesto, CA 15.4%
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 26.4%
New Haven-Milford, CT 29.7%
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 26.2%
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 36.2%
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 25.6%
Oklahoma City, OK 25.4%
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 28.4%
Orlando, FL 26.7%
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 31.7%
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 23.9%
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 31.1%
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 28.1%
Pittsburgh, PA 24.0%
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 28.6%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 25.8%
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 24.8%
Provo-Orem, UT 31.6%
Raleigh-Cary, NC 40.1%
Richmond, VA 31.8%
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 18.4%
Rochester, NY 29.3%
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 28.5%
Salt Lake City, UT 28.4%
San Antonio, TX 29.1%
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 33.4%
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 44.5%
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 45.3%
Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL 25.1%
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA 17.6%
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 32.9%
Springfield, MA 27.7%
St. Louis, MO-IL 26.1%
Stockton, CA 16.4%
Syracuse, NY 25.8%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 22.5%
Toledo, OH 22.5%
Tucson, AZ 30.7%
Tulsa, OK 23.5%
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 26.2%
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 47.1%
Wichita, KS 25.2%
Worcester, MA 27.6%
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 17.1%

Definition: This indicator provides the share of the population age 25+ that has a bachelor's degree or higher in the average neighborhood in which each racial group lives. For instance, if the value is 10% for blacks, this statistic is interpreted as "The average black household in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where 10% of the population age 25+ has a bachelor's degree or higher."

Notes: Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 population of the specified racial/ethnic group.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database. U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 1.