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15.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Barker Heights

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 22, 2020

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

This number was 23.8 percent lower than the state average of 39.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 1,609.

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

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

Degree distribution in Barker Heights for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
208
19.8
Regular high school diploma
190
18.1
GED or alternative credential
90
8.6
Some college less than 1 year
199
18.9
Some college 1 or more years no degree
203
19.3
Associate's degree
66
6.3
Bachelor's degree
79
7.5
Master's degree
7
0.7
Professional school degree
0
0
Doctorate degree
9
0.9
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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