Hoosiers by the Numbers

Your premier source for labor market information for Indiana.

logo

Vanderburgh County, IN

Select a topic:

PopulationEducationCommutingLabor ForceIndustryIncomeFirm Size

Education

The level of education of our workforce is a critical factor for economic and community development. It often provides insight into the skill levels of a local area. The metrics provided here focus on the attainment of degrees and high school graduates' higher education intent. The type of work (occupations) residents perform can also assist in understanding skill levels.

Educational Attainment
 19701980199020002015
Total Population 25 and Older94,958101,711109,217112,178121,733
    Less than 9th Grade27,47520,31010,9965,9983,525
    9th to 12th, No Diploma16,90416,08516,08512,9378,733
    High School Graduate (incl. equiv.)33,21239,77839,34940,02641,949
    Some College, No Degree  19,02324,37028,190
    Associate Degree  6,2917,1739,921
    Bachelors Degree  10,40213,96819,180
    Graduate or Professional Degree*  7,0717,7069,436
graph
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates
*Graduate or Professional Degree data include Doctorate Degrees

Download Options

Please wait until page completely loads before changing format.

Excel Word Word