The latest U.S. Census Bureau figures show that Cedar Park and Leander residents tend to be better educated than their state and national counterparts.

The U.S. Census Bureau released the latest American Community Survey five-year estimates for 2014-18 on Dec. 19. According to the U.S. census, the annual survey “helps local officials, community leaders, and businesses understand the changes taking place in their communities.”

According to the ACS, 52.7% of Cedar Park residents have a bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to 38.9% of Leander residents. Both cities have a higher percentage of college degrees than Texas, at 29.3%, and the U.S., at 31.5%.

Both cities have high graduation rates for high school—95.4% for Cedar Park and 93% for Leander—outpacing Texas, at 83.2%, and the U.S., at 87.7%.

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