Hoosiers by the Numbers

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La Porte County, IN

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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
 20152016201720182019
Total Population 25 and Older77,14977,05577,20377,24677,222
    Less than 9th Grade2,7632,4362,3382,4922,334
    9th to 12th, No Diploma7,5607,1707,0306,5496,569
    High School Graduate (incl. equiv.)30,26029,97729,99130,36130,572
    Some College, No Degree16,90817,12217,11716,97416,396
    Associate Degree6,4176,7986,9697,0627,437
    Bachelors Degree8,4008,8408,9319,1449,297
    Graduate or Professional Degree*4,8414,7124,8274,6644,617
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates
*Graduate or Professional Degree data include Doctorate Degrees

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