Departments of Education in Alamance County, North Carolina

There are 2 Departments of Education in Alamance County, North Carolina, serving a population of 157,844 people in an area of 424 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 78,922 people, and 1 Department of Education per 211 square miles.

In North Carolina, Alamance County is ranked 31st of 100 counties in Departments of Education per capita, and 16th of 100 counties in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of Alamance County Departments of Education

Find Alamance County, North Carolina departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.


Buford Department of Education 610 Fountain Place Burlington, NC

Henderson Talladega County Department of Education 1724 Henderson Road Graham, NC

About Alamance County Departments of Education

The Alamance County Department of Education is a North Carolina state or federal agency whose mission is to provide leadership, develop policy, and disseminate funding, information, and other resources in support of student achievement in Alamance County, NC. While the missions of North Carolina Departments of Education are similar to the federal Department of Education, state Departments of Education play a substantially different role in achieving their missions.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • Alamance County public school system
  • Public school education programs
  • Alamance County school districts
  • Student loans and financial aid
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Alamance County school superintendents

Alamance County Education Statistics

Find Alamance County School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Alamance County School Enrollment
 Alamance CountyNorth Carolina
School Enrollment (Age 3+)40,6222,526,271
Kindergarden2,000 (4.9%)127,535 (5.0%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)15,620 (38.5%)1,025,831 (40.6%)
High School (Grades 9-12)9,214 (22.7%)531,877 (21.1%)
College/Grad School Enrollment11,673 (28.7%)701,820 (27.8%)
Alamance County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Alamance CountyNorth Carolina
Less than 9th Grade Education6,249 (5.9%)333,408 (4.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)9,809 (9.2%)556,286 (8.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)29,752 (28.0%)1,771,742 (26.1%)
Some College, No Degree25,567 (24.0%)1,468,899 (21.7%)
Associate's Degree10,727 (10.1%)627,997 (9.3%)
Bachelor's Degree16,342 (15.4%)1,303,604 (19.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree7,997 (7.5%)722,112 (10.6%)
Alamance County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Alamance CountyNorth Carolina
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher24,3392,025,716
Arts, Humanities & Others5,383 (22.1%)466,625 (23.0%)
Business4,687 (19.3%)410,009 (20.2%)
Education3,668 (15.1%)267,973 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering8,070 (33.2%)691,816 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,531 (10.4%)189,293 (9.3%)