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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Ave Maria University
Ave Maria, FL
9.38 / 10
52
Concordia College - Minnesota
Moorhead, MN
9.38 / 10
53
Hope College
Holland, MI
9.38 / 10
54
California Baptist University
Riverside, CA
9.37 / 10
55
University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK
9.37 / 10
56
University of Oregon
Eugene, OR
9.37 / 10
57
University of San Diego
San Diego, CA
9.37 / 10
58
University of Louisiana - Lafayette
Lafayette, LA
9.37 / 10
59
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
9.35 / 10
60
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
9.35 / 10
61
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX
9.35 / 10
62
Chaminade University of Honolulu
Honolulu, HI
9.33 / 10
63
Oklahoma Christian University
Edmond, OK
9.33 / 10
64
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK
9.33 / 10
65
Point Loma Nazarene University
San Diego, CA
9.33 / 10
66
Edgewood College
Madison, WI
9.33 / 10
67
Murray State University
Murray, KY
9.32 / 10
68
Lubbock Christian University
Lubbock, TX
9.32 / 10
69
Humboldt State University
Arcata, CA
9.32 / 10
70
Abilene Christian University
Abilene, TX
9.32 / 10
71
Hawaii Pacific University
Honolulu, HI
9.30 / 10
72
SUNY New Paltz
New Paltz, NY
9.30 / 10
73
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR
9.30 / 10
74
Northwest Missouri State University
Maryville, MO
9.30 / 10
75
College of Charleston
Charleston, SC
9.30 / 10