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21.9 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Ellerbe

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 22, 2020

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

This number was 17.2 percent lower than the state average of 39.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 828.

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

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

Degree distribution in Ellerbe for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
108
18.2
Regular high school diploma
241
40.6
GED or alternative credential
6
1
Some college less than 1 year
10
1.7
Some college 1 or more years no degree
98
16.5
Associate's degree
65
11
Bachelor's degree
53
8.9
Master's degree
12
2
Professional school degree
0
0
Doctorate degree
0
0
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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