Hoosiers by the Numbers

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Lake County, IN

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Education

The level of education of our workforce is a critical factor for economic and community development. It often provides insight into the skill levels of a local area. The metrics provided here focus on the attainment of degrees and high school graduates' higher education intent. The type of work (occupations) residents perform can also assist in understanding skill levels.

Educational Attainment
 20172018201920202021
Total Population 25 and Older326,499327,083327,862329,434336,230
    Less than 9th Grade13,92814,01813,60313,60613,149
    9th to 12th, No Diploma25,07525,01323,58822,21921,137
    High School Graduate (incl. equiv.)113,733114,444114,960116,972119,068
    Some College, No Degree76,31873,66873,84872,61974,541
    Associate Degree27,47627,68127,87527,95228,670
    Bachelors Degree47,03048,28548,93850,22252,450
    Graduate or Professional Degree*22,93923,97425,05025,84427,215
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates
*Graduate or Professional Degree data include Doctorate Degrees

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