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

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 22, 2020

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

This number was 38.1 percent higher than the state average of 37.3 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 5,241.

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

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

Degree distribution in Grosse Pointe for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
75
2.1
Regular high school diploma
242
6.7
GED or alternative credential
61
1.7
Some college less than 1 year
129
3.6
Some college 1 or more years no degree
378
10.5
Associate's degree
210
5.8
Bachelor's degree
1,335
37.1
Master's degree
734
20.4
Professional school degree
326
9
Doctorate degree
113
3.1
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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