30.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Mission, Texas


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

This number was 5.3 percent lower than the state average of 35.6 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 83,042.

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

Degree distribution in Mission, Texas for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
13,359
28.9
Regular high school diploma
8,846
19.1
GED or alternative credential
1,716
3.7
Some college less than 1 year
2,202
4.8
Some college 1 or more years no degree
6,112
13.2
Associate's degree
2,843
6.1
Bachelor's degree
8,047
17.4
Master's degree
2,160
4.7
Professional school degree
619
1.3
Doctorate degree
353
0.8
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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