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52.1 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Holly Ridge

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 26, 2020

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

This number was 13.0 percent higher than the state average of 39.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 2,202.

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

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

Degree distribution in Holly Ridge for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
99
6.2
Regular high school diploma
273
17.2
GED or alternative credential
60
3.8
Some college less than 1 year
105
6.6
Some college 1 or more years no degree
224
14.1
Associate's degree
183
11.5
Bachelor's degree
490
30.9
Master's degree
120
7.6
Professional school degree
27
1.7
Doctorate degree
7
0.4
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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