13.5 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Thoreau, New Mexico


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

This number was 21.5 percent lower than the state average of 35 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 1,356.

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

Degree distribution in Thoreau, New Mexico for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
281
31.9
Regular high school diploma
264
30
GED or alternative credential
44
5
Some college less than 1 year
43
4.9
Some college 1 or more years no degree
129
14.7
Associate's degree
77
8.8
Bachelor's degree
32
3.6
Master's degree
10
1.1
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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