Education

Residents Over 3 Years of Age Enrolled in Different Types of School by Year

Category200020052010201520162017
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school20,62420,50623,08022,12321,58621,586
Nursery school, preschool1,5401,2891,3141,3441,2691,292
Kindergarten1,1757761,4651,0981,0291,006
Elementary school (grades 1 through 8)9,2448,8759,6449,0948,9388,929
High school (grades 9 through 12)4,7125,0894,8305,3235,2115,133
College or graduate school3,9524,4775,8275,2645,1395,226


Educational Attainment of Residents 25 Years or Older by Year

Category200020052010201520162017
Total population 25 years and over60,77159,96265,15966,87766,98466,837
Less than 9th grade3,5902,7441,8351,9831,9752,049
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,0623,8374,6213,4053,6233,230
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,90716,88314,95017,66017,27117,279
Some college, no degree13,06612,11914,99914,28514,22013,930
Associate's degree4,9955,2055,8026,7057,0597,150
Bachelor's degree11,45212,41214,44115,21215,05715,458
Graduate or professional degree5,6996,7628,5117,6277,7797,741
Percent high school graduate or higher85.889.090.191.991.692.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.232.035.234.234.134.7


Source: U.S. Census