Kannapolis, NC (population: 44,672) has one hundred and eleven higher education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the highest ranked school in this group, has a total student population of 28,916. It is the 20th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). Kannapolis lies in Cabarrus county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. The Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC area has 837,820 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $21.10/hr average worker wage, and a $43,890 average annual salary.
Of the 111 schools with a 100-mile radius of Kannapolis, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Charlotte comes out as the most expensive ($31,116/yr), with Winston Salem Barber School as the lowest recorded at only $4,430/yr.Popular Bars in Kannapolis:
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Kannapolis|
|Rock Hill||SC||72,341||5||30.0256||144||44.5 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||47.2 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||48.6 miles|
|Banner Elk||NC||-||1||22.4512||43||84.2 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||93.8 miles|