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10.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Violet

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 25, 2020

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

This number was 18.9 percent lower than the state average of 29.2 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 5,705.

78.4 percent of the population had at least a high school diploma or the equivalent. The table below shows how many

Violet residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017 held each of the listed degrees.

Degree distribution in Violet for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
811
21.6
Regular high school diploma
1,683
44.8
GED or alternative credential
130
3.5
Some college less than 1 year
208
5.5
Some college 1 or more years no degree
537
14.3
Associate's degree
178
4.7
Bachelor's degree
166
4.4
Master's degree
42
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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