Interactive Data Maps

County Attainment Change From 2019 – 2022

The Census data reflecting North Carolina’s educational attainment from 2019 -2022 indicates a 4 percentage point rise in attainment rate. In 2022, 57.4 percent of North Carolinians aged 25-44 attained a postsecondary degree or credential, up from 53.4 percent in 2019. An interactive map created by myFutureNC showcases the change in each county’s change while factoring in population changes. 82 counties increased the attainment rate during this period, with Hyde, Camden, and Jones counties demonstrating the most rapid growth. These three counties increased by over 10 percentage points in three years.