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22.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Caswell County

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 22, 2020

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22.3 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Caswell County in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

This number was 16.8 percent lower than the state average of 39.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 22,833.

77.6 percent of the population had at least a high school diploma or the equivalent. The table below shows how many

Caswell County residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017 held each of the listed degrees.

Degree distribution in Caswell County for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
3,729
22.4
Regular high school diploma
4,450
26.8
GED or alternative credential
1,058
6.4
Some college less than 1 year
1,063
6.4
Some college 1 or more years no degree
2,602
15.7
Associate's degree
1,437
8.7
Bachelor's degree
1,599
9.6
Master's degree
521
3.1
Professional school degree
105
0.6
Doctorate degree
47
0.3
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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