60 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Charlestown, Rhode Island


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

This number was 18.7 percent higher than the state average of 41.3 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 1,165.

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

Degree distribution in Charlestown, Rhode Island for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
43
4.1
Regular high school diploma
147
14.1
GED or alternative credential
19
1.8
Some college less than 1 year
62
5.9
Some college 1 or more years no degree
146
14
Associate's degree
144
13.8
Bachelor's degree
240
23
Master's degree
123
11.8
Professional school degree
46
4.4
Doctorate degree
73
7
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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