If you are weighting a community college as your option, here are some links that can provide you with the info you need to make your decision.
The American Association of Community Colleges
Represents and advocates for more than 1,200 associate-degree granting institutions enrolling more than 12 million students. Here you will find a community college near you as well as statistics and resources.
The Community College Times
-An e-zine dedicated to news and information around community colleges. You will find lots of interesting articles to expand your understanding of community colleges.
U.S. Community Colleges
-The University of Texas at Austin brings you a list of all U.S. Community Colleges by State.