Rocky Mount, NC (population: 57,428) has two higher education schools within its city limits. North Carolina Wesleyan College, the highest ranked school in the city, has a total student population of 1,449. It is the 4923rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 95th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). Rocky Mount lies in Edgecombe county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. The Rocky Mount, NC area has 58,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $16.12/hr average worker wage, and a $33,530 average annual salary.
Of the 2 schools in Rocky Mount, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Carolina Wesleyan College comes out as the most expensive ($15,750/yr), with Nash Community College as the lowest recorded at only $481/yr.Popular Bars in Rocky Mount:
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Rocky Mount|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||68.9 miles|
|New Bern||NC||-||1||11.0361||45||73.0 miles|