25.7 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Laurel, Montana


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

This number was 13.8 percent lower than the state average of 39.5 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 6,885.

94.1 percent of the population had at least a high school diploma or the equivalent. The table below shows how many Laurel, Montana residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017 held each of the listed degrees.

Degree distribution in Laurel, Montana for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
286
5.9
Regular high school diploma
1,704
35.4
GED or alternative credential
362
7.5
Some college less than 1 year
469
9.7
Some college 1 or more years no degree
762
15.8
Associate's degree
343
7.1
Bachelor's degree
788
16.3
Master's degree
88
1.8
Professional school degree
8
0.2
Doctorate degree
10
0.2
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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