Locust school information

IndexLocustNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores51%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools31,89579,235
Total private schools151024,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Locust are 4% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Locust.
  • 86.5% of people in Locust have completed 8th grade.
  • 86.2% of people in Locust have completed high school.
  • 14.4% of people in Locust have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Locust

sort by
show
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Locust

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Locust

Compare Locust, NC Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Locust

IndexLocustNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade86.5%82.6%83.8%
Completed high school86.2%81.1%82.4%
Completed some college54.0%58.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree27.8%36.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors14.4%27.8%29.3%
Completed masters6.9%9.5%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.1%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Locust (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Misenheimer, NC58375%51%
Stallings, NC14,18568%37%
Unionville, NC6,18065%31%
Indian Trail, NC34,95063%28%
Fairview town, NC3,48063%27%
Locust, NC2,99751%4%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Penbrook, PA2,99784%70%
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY2,99862%26%
Jefferson, OH2,99875%52%
Halfway House, PA2,99642%15%
Fairmount, IN2,99866%34%
Locust, NC2,99751%4%
Source: The Locust, NC education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.