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30.4 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Piney Green

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 22, 2020

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

This number was 8.7 percent lower than the state average of 39.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 13,573.

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

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

Degree distribution in Piney Green for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
846
11.5
Regular high school diploma
1,941
26.3
GED or alternative credential
298
4
Some college less than 1 year
543
7.4
Some college 1 or more years no degree
1,505
20.4
Associate's degree
872
11.8
Bachelor's degree
989
13.4
Master's degree
256
3.5
Professional school degree
58
0.8
Doctorate degree
62
0.8
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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