Census snapshot: ‘Brain gains’ around metro Atlanta

Duluth: In 2006-2008, 49.4 percent of residents age 25 and older were college grads, compared with 45.7 percent in 2000.

East Point: 21.9 percent in 2006-2008; 17.6 percent in 2000.

Forest Park: 7.2 percent in 2006-2008; 6.6 percent in 2000.

Kennesaw: 42.2 percent in 2006-2008; 34.5 percent in 2000.

Tucker: 45.7 percent in 2006-2008; 41.5 percent in 2000.

Source: American Community Survey, 2006-2008, and the 2000 Census. For more information, visit www.census.gov.

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