14.9 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in La Union, New Mexico


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

This number was 20.1 percent lower than the state average of 35 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 1,197.

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

Degree distribution in La Union, New Mexico for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
245
32
Regular high school diploma
315
41.2
GED or alternative credential
25
3.3
Some college less than 1 year
9
1.2
Some college 1 or more years no degree
57
7.5
Associate's degree
47
6.1
Bachelor's degree
40
5.2
Master's degree
12
1.6
Professional school degree
0
0
Doctorate degree
15
2
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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