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66.8 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Grosse Pointe Woods

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 25, 2020

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

This number was 29.5 percent higher than the state average of 37.3 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 15,678.

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

Grosse Pointe Woods residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017 held each of the listed degrees.

Degree distribution in Grosse Pointe Woods for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
261
2.3
Regular high school diploma
1,264
11.2
GED or alternative credential
79
0.7
Some college less than 1 year
523
4.6
Some college 1 or more years no degree
1,613
14.3
Associate's degree
903
8
Bachelor's degree
3,678
32.7
Master's degree
1,814
16.1
Professional school degree
841
7.5
Doctorate degree
279
2.5
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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