Orange Beach ranked among the most-educated places in Alabama

May 25, 2018
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Full artilce on AL.com, '30 most-educated places in Alabama' 

Using data from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, we can identify the places in Alabama where the largest percentage of people ages 25 and older have a bachelor’s degree or higher. Only places with 5,000 residents or more are included in the list. Here are Alabama’s most-educated places:

30. Harvest
Madison County

29. Enterprise
Coffee/Dale counties

28. Rainbow City
Etowah County

27. Prattville
Autauta/Elmore counties

26. Montgomery
Montgomery County

25. Gulf Shores
Baldwin County

Percent of people ages 25 and older with at least a bachelor’s degree - 31.2%

24. Priceville
Morgan County

23. Troy
Pike County

22. Calera
Shelby County

21. Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa County

20. Alabaster
Shelby County

19. Northport
Tuscaloosa County

18. Orange Beach

Baldwin County

Percent of people ages 25 and older with at least a bachelor’s degree - 37.2%

17. Brook Highland
Shelby County

16. Pelham
Shelby County

15. Huntsville
Madison County

14. Daphne
Baldwin County

Percent of people ages 25 and older with at least a bachelor’s degree - 41.9%

13. Trussville
Jefferson County

12. Spanish Fort
Baldwin County

Percent of people ages 25 and older with at least a bachelor’s degree - 45%

11. Chelsea
Shelby County

10. Fairhope
Baldwin County 

Percent of people ages 25 and older with at least a bachelor’s degree - 50.3%

9. Helena
Shelby County

8. Pike Road
Montgomery County

7. Hoover
Jefferson/Shelby counties

6. Madison
Madison County

See the Top 5 at AL.com.