Top Geekiest Cities In America
Back in the day, nerds were looked down upon and laughed at. These days, they’re billionaires, so who’s laughing now? If you’re smart, and awkward get ready to embrace your inner nerd. The world is yours for the taking.
According to U.S. National Science Foundation, here are the cities with the highest nerd concentrations (the geekiest cities in America):
5) Durham, North Carolina- Durham has Duke University and the third-highest percentage of adults with at least a bachelor’s degree.
4) Huntsville, Alabama- NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center.
3) Framingham, Massachusetts- There are nerd magnets all around, including Bose, Genzyme and Capital One banking offices.
2) Boulder, Colorado- Boulder features a large state university campus, numerous scientific institutes and a strong tech sector.
1) San Jose, California- The grand daddy of geek cities, San Jose is the epicenter of Silicon Valley.
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