42.8 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Bethlehem, North Carolina


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

This number was 3.7 percent higher than the state average of 39.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 4,592.

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

Degree distribution in Bethlehem, North Carolina for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
505
14.6
Regular high school diploma
727
21
GED or alternative credential
185
5.3
Some college less than 1 year
231
6.7
Some college 1 or more years no degree
333
9.6
Associate's degree
364
10.5
Bachelor's degree
844
24.4
Master's degree
213
6.1
Professional school degree
62
1.8
Doctorate degree
0
0
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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