Party affiliation among adults with some college education by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults with some college education by political party

% of adults with some college education who identify as…

Metro areaRepublican/lean Rep.No leanDemocrat/lean Dem.Sample size
Atlanta Metro Area38%17%45%131
Boston Metro Area30%16%55%103
Chicago Metro Area31%16%53%218
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area50%13%37%181
Detroit Metro Area38%16%45%128
Houston Metro Area43%14%43%137
Los Angeles Metro Area37%14%49%264
Miami Metro Area22%18%60%114
New York City Metro Area28%20%52%417
Philadelphia Metro Area26%14%60%177
Phoenix Metro Area48%14%38%122
Riverside, CA Metro Area39%19%42%124
San Francisco Metro Area18%13%69%108
Seattle Metro Area37%23%40%101
Washington, DC Metro Area30%19%51%160
Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.

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