Educational Attainment


2010201520182019
High school graduate or higher
89.7%
91.9%
92.2%
91.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
32.6%
34.2%
34.8%
38.4%





Population 18 to 24 years6,6877,1197,3947,673
Less than high school graduate
12.1%12.0%12.0%17.9%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
30.0%36.9%33.1%43.3%
Some college or associate’s degree
47.7%38.6%41.0%31.7%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
10.2%12.5%13.9%7.1%





Population 25 years and over64,58366,87767,17267,995
Less than 9th grade
3.4%3.0%3.1%1.4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
6.9%5.1%4.7%7.1%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
26.0%26.4%25.5%24.5%
Some college, no degree
22.5%21.4%20.4%17.7%
Associate’s degree
8.6%10.0%11.5%10.9%
Bachelor’s degree
21.2%22.7%22.5%24.3%
Graduate or professional degree
11.3%11.4%12.3%14.1%





Poverty Rate for the Population 25 Years and Over Determined by Educational Attainment Level 
Less than high school graduate
9.3%24.2%22.4%17.4%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
5.2%8.7%7.6%6.5%
Some college or associate’s degree
4.2%7.0%6.5%7.9%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
2.2%3.2%2.3%0.5%





Median Earnings in the Past 12 Months
Population 25 years and over with earnings
$38,864$40,520$43,045$47,145
Less than high school graduate
$24,402$25,799$25,042$21,822
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
$30,352$32,304$35,311$35,508
Some college or associate’s degree
$35,913$35,743$40,605$42,269
Bachelor’s degree
$45,797$46,146$50,116$57,036
Graduate or professional degree
$62,428$61,586$64,659$71,411