30.5 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Somers Point, New Jersey


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

This number was 14.1 percent lower than the state average of 44.6 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 10,644.

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

Degree distribution in Somers Point, New Jersey for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
817
11.2
Regular high school diploma
2,385
32.6
GED or alternative credential
177
2.4
Some college less than 1 year
472
6.4
Some college 1 or more years no degree
1,239
16.9
Associate's degree
402
5.5
Bachelor's degree
1,332
18.2
Master's degree
343
4.7
Professional school degree
101
1.4
Doctorate degree
57
0.8
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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