25.7 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Lee Acres, New Mexico


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

This number was 9.3 percent lower than the state average of 35 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 5,784.

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

Degree distribution in Lee Acres, New Mexico for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
778
20.3
Regular high school diploma
864
22.5
GED or alternative credential
259
6.7
Some college less than 1 year
166
4.3
Some college 1 or more years no degree
786
20.5
Associate's degree
452
11.8
Bachelor's degree
254
6.6
Master's degree
279
7.3
Professional school degree
2
0.1
Doctorate degree
0
0
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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