Nine Virginia cities ranked in the top 100 for 'most educated' in the U.S.

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BLACKSBURG (WSLS 10) - Blacksburg is one of nine cities in Virginia to be ranked as the most educated in the country.

NerdWallet analyzed Census Bureau data on education levels achieved by residents over 25 in places with populations of at least 25,000.

The places at the top of the list have the most residents with degrees including associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral and professional.

Here are the nine Virginia cities and where they ranked:

  • (6) McLean
  • (18) Blacksburg
  • (32) Arlington
  • (52) Oakton
  • (55) Short Pump
  • (73) Reston
  • (88) Alexandria
  • (89) Fair Oaks
  • (96) Burke

You can view the full list here.