Educational Attainment


201020152018
Population 18 to 24 years6,6877,1197,394
Less than high school graduate
12.1%12.0%12.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
30.0%36.9%33.1%
Some college or associate’s degree
47.7%38.6%41.0%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
10.2%12.5%13.9%




Population 25 years and over64,58366,87767,172
Less than 9th grade
3.4%3.0%3.1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
6.9%5.1%4.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
26.0%26.4%25.5%
Some college, no degree
22.5%21.4%20.4%
Associate’s degree
8.6%10.0%11.5%
Bachelor’s degree
21.2%22.7%22.5%
Graduate or professional degree
11.3%11.4%12.3%




High school graduate or higher89.7%91.9%92.2%
Bachelor’s degree or higher32.6%34.2%34.8%




Race by Educational Attainment


White alone
-60,57560,598
High school graduate or higher
-92.3%92.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-33.1%34.6%




White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 
-59,52359,426
High school graduate or higher
-92.4%92.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-33.3%34.7%




Black alone
-3,5603,722
High school graduate or higher
-88.4%90.1%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-31.2%30.5%




American Indian or Alaska Native alone
-5471
High school graduate or higher
-100.0%100%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-032.4%




Asian alone
-1,7451,828
High school graduate or higher
-96.3%87.9%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-79.9%49.2%




Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
-017
High school graduate or higher
--100%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
--100%




Some other race alone
-74148
High school graduate or higher
-20.3%95.3%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-17.6%36.5%




Two or more races
-869788
High school graduate or higher
-80.8%97.2%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-29.5%36.2%




Hispanic or Latino Origin
-1,2741,436
High school graduate or higher
-82.3%88.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
-21.0%25.2%




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%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
5.2%8.7%7.6%
Some college or associate’s degree
4.2%7.0%6.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher
2.2%3.2%2.3%




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