College Rankings - Friendliest Townies/Locals

Sometimes, "townies," or residents who live in a college town, get a bad rap. But these colleges and universities have affable townsfolk who embrace students for their youth, willingness to learn, and—more importantly—their business.

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1
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
10.00 / 10
2
Clemson University
Clemson, SC
9.87 / 10
3
University of California - Davis
Davis, CA
9.85 / 10
4
Utah State University
Logan, UT
9.82 / 10
5
Auburn University
Auburn, AL
9.80 / 10
6
University of Texas - Austin
Austin, TX
9.78 / 10
7
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA
9.75 / 10
8
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS
9.75 / 10
9
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT
9.72 / 10
10
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
9.72 / 10
11
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT
9.68 / 10
12
Rice University
Houston, TX
9.68 / 10
13
Rollins College
Winter Park, FL
9.68 / 10
14
Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX
9.63 / 10
15
University of Montana
Missoula, MT
9.63 / 10
16
University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL
9.62 / 10
17
Boise State University
Boise, ID
9.60 / 10
18
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS
9.55 / 10
19
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ
9.55 / 10
20
Iowa State University
Ames, IA
9.55 / 10
21
Loyola University New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
9.55 / 10
22
Northern Michigan University
Marquette, MI
9.53 / 10
23
Brigham Young University - Idaho
Rexburg, ID
9.53 / 10
24
St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN
9.53 / 10
25
Cedarville University
Cedarville, OH
9.52 / 10