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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
 20172018201920202021
Total Population 25 and Older77,20377,24677,22277,28378,799
    Less than 9th Grade2,3382,4922,3342,0952,142
    9th to 12th, No Diploma7,0306,5496,5696,1746,226
    High School Graduate (incl. equiv.)29,99130,36130,57230,47931,353
    Some College, No Degree17,11716,97416,39616,71816,784
    Associate Degree6,9697,0627,4377,0566,801
    Bachelors Degree8,9319,1449,29710,05710,398
    Graduate or Professional Degree*4,8274,6644,6174,7045,095
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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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