The Census Bureau has released the latest estimates from the American Community Survey data to estimate the percent with a post graduate degree. We have crunched the numbers and the rankings are in. See the ZIPs in Tennessee with the highest percent with a post graduate degree below, and the lowest percent with a post graduate degree ZIPs. Only ZIP codes with a low margin of error are included.
Doctors (PhD, MD, and DMD/DDS) and lawyers routinely make the lists of highest paying careers in America. Our rankings include those with a Master's, professional, or doctorate degree. Having a high concentration of these well-educated professionals can bring new industries and revenue to an area: from technology research to hospitals. Where do these high income professionals choose to live? Find out below.
The Tennessee percent with a post graduate degree from the latest estimates is 10.1% and has risen 7.1% from 9.4%.
This year saw several big changes. 38103 (Memphis, TN) rose from #7 to #3, 37212 (Nashville, TN) fell from #3 to #5, 38120 (Memphis, TN) fell from #5 to #6, 37205 (Nashville, TN) fell from #6 to #7, and 37204 (Nashville, TN) rose from #10 to #9.