Here Are The 10 Smartest Cities In Missouri

First, let’s discuss what we mean by “smart.”  Intelligence and being educated are both qualities that people associate with being smart, but for our purposes at this particular time, we are looking more at “most educated.” We went to and compared all of Missouri’s cities with over 10,000 residents.  We ranked them from 1-10 based on the percentage of the population who had obtained at least a Bachelor’s degree in college.  Then, we turned to the five biggest cities in the state and ranked them the same.  Check out who’s the smartest:

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If your city didn’t make the list or if it’s smaller than 10,000, you can find out how it compares by visiting and use whatever search specifications you would like.