Educational Attainment in Colorado (State)

Educational Attainment#1

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Colorado
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 45.201448% 36.652171% 45.201448% 45.2% 1,531,779 1.53M 44.970923% 49.364567% 44.970923% 45.0% 1,523,967 1.52M 9.827628% 13.983262% 9.827628% 9.8% 333,037 333k

Relative Educational Attainment#2

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than the United States at large.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
-20% 0% +20% % ref. Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 23.325432% 23.325432% +23.3% 45.201% 45.2% 36.652% 36.7% -8.900399% -8.900399% -8.9% 44.971% 45.0% 49.365% 49.4% -29.718629% -29.718629% -29.7% 9.828% 9.83% 13.983% 14.0%

Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#3

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
More Females More Males
United States
Colorado
0% 5% 10% F M Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 -2.308296% -3.525081% -2.308296% 2% 45.712% 45.7% 44.681% 44.7% -0.343503% -0.157519% -0.343503% 0% 45.047% 45.0% 44.893% 44.9% 12.829641% 10.098278% 12.829641% 13% 9.241% 9.24% 10.426% 10.4%

Detailed Educational Attainment#4

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Colorado
United States
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% Count Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 1.529340% 1.247818% 1.529340% 1.5% 51,826 51.8k 2.148264% 1.952867% 2.148264% 2.1% 72,800 72.8k 9.760643% 7.592250% 9.760643% 9.8% 330,767 331k 23.590504% 18.048615% 23.590504% 23.6% 799,431 799k 8.172698% 7.810621% 8.172698% 8.2% 276,955 277k 22.832090% 21.248458% 22.832090% 22.8% 773,730 774k 22.138833% 28.116109% 22.138833% 22.1% 750,237 750k 5.748288% 8.042543% 5.748288% 5.7% 194,797 195k 3.223045% 4.596171% 3.223045% 3.2% 109,222 109k 0.856296% 1.344549% 0.856296% 0.9% 29,018 29.0k

Detailed Relative Educational Attainment#5

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than the United States at large.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
-20% 0% +20% % ref. Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 22.561129% 22.561129% +22.6% 1.529% 1.53% 1.248% 1.25% 10.005640% 10.005640% +10.0% 2.148% 2.15% 1.953% 1.95% 28.560609% 28.560609% +28.6% 9.761% 9.76% 7.592% 7.59% 30.705344% 30.705344% +30.7% 23.591% 23.6% 18.049% 18.0% 4.635695% 4.635695% +4.6% 8.173% 8.17% 7.811% 7.81% 7.452929% 7.452929% +7.5% 22.832% 22.8% 21.248% 21.2% -21.259258% -21.259258% -21.3% 22.139% 22.1% 28.116% 28.1% -28.526486% -28.526486% -28.5% 5.748% 5.75% 8.043% 8.04% -29.875427% -29.875427% -29.9% 3.223% 3.22% 4.596% 4.60% -36.313546% -36.313546% -36.3% 0.856% 0.86% 1.345% 1.34%

Detailed Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#6

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
More Females More Males
United States
Colorado
20% 0% 20% 40% 60% F M Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 62.706073% 74.389548% 62.706073% 63% 1.167% 1.17% 1.899% 1.90% 49.742466% 59.793388% 49.742466% 50% 1.724% 1.72% 2.581% 2.58% -7.726332% -14.599934% -7.726332% 8% 10.120% 10.1% 9.394% 9.39% -1.646232% -0.928852% -1.646232% 2% 23.781% 23.8% 23.396% 23.4% -20.373845% -23.903403% -20.373845% 20% 8.920% 8.92% 7.410% 7.41% -3.063219% -3.985848% -3.063219% 3% 23.173% 23.2% 22.484% 22.5% 2.443657% 2.709914% 2.443657% 2% 21.874% 21.9% 22.409% 22.4% 13.088415% 12.898910% 13.088415% 13% 5.399% 5.40% 6.105% 6.11% 15.895808% 8.397384% 15.895808% 16% 2.988% 2.99% 3.463% 3.46% -0.081486% 0.470350% 0.470350% 0% 0.854% 0.85% 0.858% 0.86%

Bachelor's Degrees By Age#7

Percentage of age cohort whose highest degree is a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Colorado
United States
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% B.X. Total 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 17.304571% 12.378447% 17.304571% 17.3% 101,275 101k 585,250 585k 23.214506% 17.536093% 23.214506% 23.2% 313,735 314k 1,351,461 1.35M 25.541249% 20.377805% 25.541249% 25.5% 180,181 180k 705,451 705k 27.355244% 22.464762% 27.355244% 27.4% 204,240 204k 746,621 747k

Relative Bachelor's Degrees By Age#8

Percentage of population whose highest degree is a Bachelor's, as a percentage more or less than the United States at large.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
0% 10% 20% 30% % ref. 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 39.795977% 39.795977% 39.8% 17.305% 17.3% 12.378% 12.4% 32.381290% 32.381290% 32.4% 23.215% 23.2% 17.536% 17.5% 25.338571% 25.338571% 25.3% 25.541% 25.5% 20.378% 20.4% 21.769573% 21.769573% 21.8% 27.355% 27.4% 22.465% 22.5%

Bachelor's Degrees Sex Ratio By Age#9

Percentage more likely men or women are to have their highest degree be a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
More Females More Males
United States
Colorado
20% 10% 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% F M 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 34.135501% 41.007306% 34.135501% 34.1% 15.014% 15.0% 20.139% 20.1% -0.642613% -0.642613% 0.6% 0.763433% 23.288% 23.3% 23.139% 23.1% -9.453205% -13.826130% -9.453205% 9.5% 26.725% 26.7% 24.417% 24.4% -18.654706% -21.411617% -18.654706% 18.7% 29.772% 29.8% 25.091% 25.1%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#10

Among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Colorado
United States
$0k $20k $40k $60k Count % Graduate Degree 1 Bachelor's Degree Some College H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 Total $63,105.000000 $66,493.000000 $63,105.000000 $63.1k 455,393 455k 13.438% 13.4% $48,120.000000 $50,254.000000 $48,120.000000 $48.1k 799,431 799k 23.591% 23.6% $34,718.000000 $33,702.000000 $34,718.000000 $34.7k 1,050,685 1.05M 31.005% 31.0% $29,691.000000 $27,528.000000 $29,691.000000 $29.7k 750,237 750k 22.139% 22.1% $21,047.000000 $19,652.000000 $21,047.000000 $21.0k 333,037 333k 9.828% 9.83% $37,898.000000 $35,644.000000 $37,898.000000 $37.9k 3,388,783 3.39M 100.000% 100%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#11

By sex among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Female Male
United States
Colorado
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$50k $0k $50k F M Graduate Degree 1 Bachelor's Degree Some College H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 Total $-51,513.000000 $-55,768.000000 $-51,513.000000 $51.5k $51,513.000000 $29,410.000000 $55,768.000000 $27,841.000000 $80,923.000000 $80.9k 222,689 223k 232,704 233k $-39,255.000000 $-41,814.000000 $-39,255.000000 $39.3k $39,255.000000 $20,664.000000 $41,814.000000 $19,436.000000 $59,919.000000 $59.9k 407,029 407k 392,402 392k $-28,935.000000 $-28,279.000000 $-28,935.000000 $28.9k $28,935.000000 $12,948.000000 $28,279.000000 $13,241.000000 $41,883.000000 $41.9k 549,290 549k 501,395 501k $-23,772.000000 $-22,245.000000 $-23,772.000000 $23.8k $23,772.000000 $10,049.000000 $22,245.000000 $10,643.000000 $33,821.000000 $33.8k 374,392 374k 375,845 376k $-15,539.000000 $-15,235.000000 $-15,539.000000 $15.5k $15,539.000000 $9,282.000000 $15,235.000000 $7,441.000000 $24,821.000000 $24.8k 158,163 158k 174,874 175k $-31,453.000000 $-30,182.000000 $-31,453.000000 $31.5k $31,453.000000 $12,908.000000 $30,182.000000 $11,834.000000 $44,361.000000 $44.4k 1,711,563 1.71M 1,677,220 1.68M

Composition of the Armed Forces by Educational Attainment#12

Percentage of the armed forces aged 25 to 64 years old with various highest levels of educational attainment.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Colorado
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 35.034138% 34.764733% 35.034138% 35.0% 6,722 47.855319% 50.183177% 47.855319% 47.9% 9,182 17.058425% 14.694043% 17.058425% 17.1% 3,273 0.052119% 0.358048% 0.052119% 0.1% 10

Employment by Educational Attainment#13

Percentage of population that is employed by highest level of educational attainment among the population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Colorado
United States
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 82.590226% 82.372807% 82.590226% 82.6% 884,021 884k 74.877186% 73.317364% 74.877186% 74.9% 667,444 667k 69.173359% 66.182117% 69.173359% 69.2% 404,476 404k 57.450301% 52.161759% 57.450301% 57.5% 147,676 148k

Lacking High School Diploma By Race#14

Percent of racial or ethnic group lacking a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Female Male
United States
Colorado
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20% 0% 20% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -4.185936% -8.459925% -4.185936% 4.2% 4.185936% 0.554893% 8.459925% 0.846013% 4.740829% 4.7% 59,202 59.2k 53,983 54.0k -11.305716% -16.088321% -11.305716% 11.3% 11.305716% 0.688570% 16.088321% 2.813848% 11.994286% 12.0% 8,144 6,539 -11.658743% -3.855363% -12.265884% -3.937363% -15.514106% 15.5% 11.658743% 12.265884% 11.658743% 11.7% 4,880 8,276 -31.275814% -35.059179% -31.275814% 31.3% 31.275814% 3.692880% 35.059179% 3.293659% 34.968694% 35.0% 99,523 99.5k 86,477 86.5k -25.919995% -30.461904% -25.919995% 25.9% 25.919995% 3.477030% 30.461904% 3.659270% 29.397024% 29.4% 35,780 35.8k 30,266 30.3k

College Graduates By Race#15

Percent of racial or ethnic group with a bachelor's degree or higher.
Scope: population of the United States and Colorado
Female Male
United States
Colorado
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40% 20% 0% 20% 40% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -42.199456% -31.350018% -42.199456% 42.2% 42.199456% 1.345507% 31.350018% 1.629719% 43.544963% 43.5% 543,776 544k 544,216 544k -22.244805% -0.897420% -16.273816% -4.279397% -23.142225% 23.1% 22.244805% 16.273816% 22.244805% 22.2% 15,104 15.1k 13,385 13.4k -43.209298% -48.289665% -43.209298% 43.2% 43.209298% 8.385417% 48.289665% 5.075853% 51.594715% 51.6% 21,596 21.6k 23,050 23.1k -11.983584% -1.795539% -12.399023% -2.344279% -13.779123% 13.8% 11.983584% 12.399023% 11.983584% 12.0% 34,106 34.1k 38,099 38.1k -15.437135% -1.768069% -13.338695% -2.867936% -17.205204% 17.2% 15.437135% 13.338695% 15.437135% 15.4% 18,789 18.8k 20,090 20.1k

Map of Educational Attainment by County in Colorado

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County#16

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
16%26%36%46%55%66%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
30%37%44%51%58%65%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#18

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.5%6.2%10.8%15.5%20.1%24.8%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.0%2.1%3.1%4.1%5.2%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County#20

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%0.8%1.6%2.5%3.3%4.2%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County#21

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.5%4.8%8.0%11.2%14.4%17.7%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County#22

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5%13%20%27%34%41%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County#23

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4.0%6.0%8.0%9.9%11.9%13.9%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
16.2%19.5%22.8%26.1%29.4%32.8%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County#25

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
9%16%23%29%36%43%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.8%3.5%6.1%8.7%11.2%13.9%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County#27

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.2%2.6%5.0%7.4%9.8%12.3%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%0.5%1.0%1.5%2.0%2.6%
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Map of Educational Attainment by County Subdivision in Colorado

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#29

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
9%23%36%49%62%75%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#30

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
21%31%41%51%62%72%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#31

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%10%19%29%38%48%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#32

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.6%3.2%4.8%6.4%8.0%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#33

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.5%3.0%4.6%6.1%7.7%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#34

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%4.4%8.8%13.1%17.5%21.9%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#35

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%11%23%34%45%57%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#36

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
2.2%6.9%11.6%16.3%21.0%25.7%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#37

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5%13%20%26%33%40%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#38

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
7%16%26%35%44%54%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#39

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%4.4%8.8%13.2%17.6%22.0%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#40

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%5%10%16%21%27%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#41

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.4%2.8%4.1%5.5%7.0%
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Educational Attainment by Place in Colorado

There are 458 places in Colorado. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Colorado, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Colorado. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 12,610.

No H.S. Diploma by Place#42

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Colorado, selected places in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 10% 20% 30% Count # Sherrelwood Evans Commerce City Welby Brighton Greeley Clifton Cañon City Pueblo West Montrose Denver Sterling Northglenn Aurora United States of America United States Longmont Thornton Fruita Mountain Englewood Wheat Ridge Colorado Westminster Grand Junction Grand Jct Lakewood Security-Widefield Loveland Pueblo West Colorado Springs Colorado Spgs Arvada Lafayette Fountain Cimarron Hills Cimarron Hls Golden Castle Rock Broomfield Durango Littleton Fort Collins Boulder Dakota Ridge Columbine Ken Caryl Centennial Fort Carson Windsor Parker Black Forest Erie Highlands Ranch Highlands Rnch Greenwood Village Greenwood Vlg Louisville Superior 30.181219% 30.181219% 30.2% 3,664 1 25.281335% 25.281335% 25.3% 2,606 2 23.195730% 23.195730% 23.2% 6,518 3 22.128030% 22.128030% 22.1% 2,036 4 19.438744% 19.438744% 19.4% 4,073 5 17.234639% 17.234639% 17.2% 9,346 6 16.925453% 16.925453% 16.9% 2,082 7 16.504936% 16.504936% 16.5% 1,973 8 15.482865% 15.482865% 15.5% 11,019 11.0k 9 15.220067% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M 14.880505% 14.880505% 14.9% 1,980 10 14.556230% 14.556230% 14.6% 62,265 62.3k 11 14.415211% 14.415211% 14.4% 1,304 12 14.251711% 14.251711% 14.3% 3,353 13 14.139380% 14.139380% 14.1% 29,774 29.8k 14 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 12.861477% 12.861477% 12.9% 7,334 15 12.812679% 12.812679% 12.8% 9,604 16 12.586826% 12.586826% 12.6% 1,051 17 12.313020% 12.313020% 12.3% 1,776,792 1.78M 11.387013% 11.387013% 11.4% 2,513 18 11.193536% 11.193536% 11.2% 2,535 19 9.827628% 9.827628% 9.8% 333,037 333k 9.553405% 9.553405% 9.6% 6,871 20 9.026440% 9.026440% 9.0% 3,513 21 8.881673% 8.881673% 8.9% 9,053 22 7.650898% 7.650898% 7.7% 1,606 23 7.069799% 7.069799% 7.1% 3,304 24 7.048071% 7.048071% 7.0% 1,365 25 7.003785% 7.003785% 7.0% 19,227 19.2k 26 6.449533% 6.449533% 6.4% 4,802 27 6.152080% 6.152080% 6.2% 1,072 28 6.135051% 6.135051% 6.1% 924 29 5.865551% 5.865551% 5.9% 575 30 5.493474% 5.493474% 5.5% 644 31 5.151194% 5.151194% 5.2% 1,603 32 5.123796% 5.123796% 5.1% 1,937 33 5.019551% 5.019551% 5.0% 552 34 4.963072% 4.963072% 5.0% 1,512 35 4.593954% 4.593954% 4.6% 3,918 36 4.385137% 4.385137% 4.4% 2,463 37 3.955484% 3.955484% 4.0% 885 38 3.878843% 3.878843% 3.9% 680 39 3.736693% 3.736693% 3.7% 860 40 2.898140% 2.898140% 2.9% 2,046 41 2.668963% 2.668963% 2.7% 124 42 2.636371% 2.636371% 2.6% 333 43 2.298603% 2.298603% 2.3% 640 44 2.078320% 2.078320% 2.1% 190 45 2.070934% 2.070934% 2.1% 254 46 1.820448% 1.820448% 1.8% 1,154 47 1.573478% 1.573478% 1.6% 159 48 1.312376% 1.312376% 1.3% 172 49 0.840771% 0.840771% 0.8% 65 50

Bachelor's Degrees by Place#43

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Colorado, selected places in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 20% 40% 60% Count # Superior Greenwood Village Greenwood Vlg Boulder Louisville Highlands Ranch Highlands Rnch Erie Lafayette Golden Centennial Parker Fort Collins Durango Black Forest Broomfield Windsor Castle Rock Columbine Littleton Denver Ken Caryl Dakota Ridge Longmont Colorado Colorado Springs Colorado Spgs Arvada Lakewood Westminster Wheat Ridge Loveland Englewood West Grand Junction Grand Jct Mountain United States of America United States Montrose Pueblo West Aurora Fruita Greeley Thornton Fountain Commerce City Cimarron Hills Cimarron Hls Pueblo Security-Widefield Cañon City Fort Carson Brighton Northglenn Evans Sterling Clifton Welby Sherrelwood 77.053421% 77.053421% 77.1% 5,957 1 73.250866% 73.250866% 73.3% 7,402 2 71.789485% 71.789485% 71.8% 40,322 40.3k 3 68.777659% 68.777659% 68.8% 9,014 4 61.559212% 61.559212% 61.6% 39,023 39.0k 5 56.339177% 56.339177% 56.3% 6,910 6 55.845050% 55.845050% 55.8% 9,731 7 53.996417% 53.996417% 54.0% 6,330 8 53.689250% 53.689250% 53.7% 37,903 37.9k 9 52.612865% 52.612865% 52.6% 14,649 14.6k 10 51.947565% 51.947565% 51.9% 44,304 44.3k 11 50.895699% 50.895699% 50.9% 5,597 12 49.376504% 49.376504% 49.4% 4,514 13 47.484393% 47.484393% 47.5% 17,951 18.0k 14 46.385876% 46.385876% 46.4% 5,859 15 45.425624% 45.425624% 45.4% 14,136 14.1k 16 44.732189% 44.732189% 44.7% 7,842 17 43.975053% 43.975053% 44.0% 13,397 13.4k 18 42.900960% 42.900960% 42.9% 183,511 184k 19 42.298501% 42.298501% 42.3% 9,735 20 38.482167% 38.482167% 38.5% 8,610 21 37.239360% 37.239360% 37.2% 21,235 21.2k 22 37.028750% 37.028750% 37.0% 1,254,824 1.25M 36.281113% 36.281113% 36.3% 99,600 99.6k 23 35.570479% 35.570479% 35.6% 26,484 26.5k 24 35.355002% 35.355002% 35.4% 36,037 36.0k 25 34.921165% 34.921165% 34.9% 25,116 25.1k 26 32.101382% 32.101382% 32.1% 7,270 27 32.006676% 32.006676% 32.0% 14,958 15.0k 28 31.759482% 31.759482% 31.8% 7,009 29 30.144816% 30.144816% 30.1% 14,317,790 14.3M 30.085562% 30.085562% 30.1% 11,709 11.7k 30 28.870183% 28.870183% 28.9% 4,166,022 4.17M 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 27.589058% 27.589058% 27.6% 3,671 31 27.066660% 27.066660% 27.1% 5,242 32 26.368277% 26.368277% 26.4% 55,525 55.5k 33 26.167665% 26.167665% 26.2% 2,185 34 25.787416% 25.787416% 25.8% 13,984 14.0k 35 25.757434% 25.757434% 25.8% 19,307 19.3k 36 21.957373% 21.957373% 22.0% 3,307 37 19.992883% 19.992883% 20.0% 5,618 38 19.953076% 19.953076% 20.0% 1,956 39 19.724880% 19.724880% 19.7% 14,038 14.0k 40 18.136344% 18.136344% 18.1% 3,807 41 18.027439% 18.027439% 18.0% 2,155 42 17.649591% 17.649591% 17.6% 820 43 17.100177% 17.100177% 17.1% 3,583 44 16.376929% 16.376929% 16.4% 3,853 45 15.987582% 15.987582% 16.0% 1,648 46 12.812293% 12.812293% 12.8% 1,159 47 11.608812% 11.608812% 11.6% 1,428 48 10.205412% 10.205412% 10.2% 939 49 9.925865% 9.925865% 9.9% 1,205 50

Very Advanced Degrees by Place#44

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Colorado, selected places in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 5% 10% Count # Boulder Greenwood Village Greenwood Vlg Superior Louisville Golden Durango Fort Collins Denver Erie Lafayette Centennial Windsor Black Forest Highlands Ranch Highlands Rnch Littleton Longmont Colorado Broomfield West Columbine Colorado Springs Colorado Spgs United States of America United States Parker Lakewood Mountain Grand Junction Grand Jct Ken Caryl Greeley Arvada Westminster Montrose Loveland Englewood Pueblo West Castle Rock Fruita Dakota Ridge Wheat Ridge Aurora Cañon City Sterling Pueblo Thornton Fort Carson Evans Commerce City Cimarron Hills Cimarron Hls Brighton Northglenn Security-Widefield Sherrelwood Clifton Fountain Welby 14.353624% 14.353624% 14.4% 8,062 1 12.627412% 12.627412% 12.6% 1,276 2 11.757858% 11.757858% 11.8% 909 3 9.034030% 9.034030% 9.0% 1,184 4 8.044016% 8.044016% 8.0% 943 5 6.729108% 6.729108% 6.7% 740 6 6.325774% 6.325774% 6.3% 5,395 7 5.680354% 5.680354% 5.7% 24,298 24.3k 8 5.617611% 5.617611% 5.6% 689 9 5.526542% 5.526542% 5.5% 963 10 4.461946% 4.461946% 4.5% 3,150 11 4.433537% 4.433537% 4.4% 560 12 4.342595% 4.342595% 4.3% 397 13 4.260857% 4.260857% 4.3% 2,701 14 3.984901% 3.984901% 4.0% 1,214 15 3.819511% 3.819511% 3.8% 2,178 16 3.677603% 3.677603% 3.7% 124,626 125k 3.642472% 3.642472% 3.6% 1,377 17 3.467189% 3.467189% 3.5% 1,646,800 1.65M 3.274200% 3.274200% 3.3% 574 18 3.214667% 3.214667% 3.2% 8,825 19 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.121072% 3.121072% 3.1% 869 20 3.041333% 3.041333% 3.0% 3,100 21 2.986489% 2.986489% 3.0% 430,956 431k 2.980549% 2.980549% 3.0% 1,160 22 2.906800% 2.906800% 2.9% 669 23 2.710777% 2.710777% 2.7% 1,470 24 2.698274% 2.698274% 2.7% 2,009 25 2.629237% 2.629237% 2.6% 1,891 26 2.510146% 2.510146% 2.5% 334 27 2.445757% 2.445757% 2.4% 1,143 28 2.433277% 2.433277% 2.4% 537 29 2.400991% 2.400991% 2.4% 465 30 2.185160% 2.185160% 2.2% 680 31 2.131737% 2.131737% 2.1% 178 32 2.024671% 2.024671% 2.0% 453 33 1.995849% 1.995849% 2.0% 452 34 1.853971% 1.853971% 1.9% 3,904 35 1.731638% 1.731638% 1.7% 207 36 1.724519% 1.724519% 1.7% 156 37 1.590580% 1.590580% 1.6% 1,132 38 1.403471% 1.403471% 1.4% 1,052 39 1.183814% 1.183814% 1.2% 55 40 1.018626% 1.018626% 1.0% 105 41 0.996441% 0.996441% 1.0% 280 42 0.958890% 0.958890% 1.0% 94 43 0.868611% 0.868611% 0.9% 182 44 0.646066% 0.646066% 0.6% 152 45 0.581201% 0.581201% 0.6% 122 46 0.535420% 0.535420% 0.5% 65 47 0.414600% 0.414600% 0.4% 51 48 0.405020% 0.405020% 0.4% 61 49 0.228236% 0.228236% 0.2% 21 50

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Place#45

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Colorado, selected places in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
Female
Male
4x 2x 0x 2x F M # Erie Cañon City Golden Highlands Rnch Montrose Castle Rock Commerce City Loveland Pueblo Sterling Sherrelwood Thornton Brighton Louisville Windsor Lakewood Longmont Colorado Westminster Aurora Arvada United States Clifton Fort Collins Wheat Ridge Mountain Evans Greeley Lafayette Centennial Welby West Denver Boulder Grand Jct Colorado Spgs Englewood Ken Caryl Pueblo West Broomfield Fountain Fruita Northglenn Dakota Ridge Littleton Columbine Security-Widefield Greenwood Vlg Cimarron Hls Parker Durango Fort Carson Superior Black Forest -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.209058x 2.209058x 2.21x 1.290% 1.29% 2.850% 2.85% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.850306x 1.850306x 1.85x 11.277% 11.3% 20.865% 20.9% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.415780x 1.415780x 1.42x 4.496% 4.50% 6.366% 6.37% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.396418x 1.396418x 1.40x 1.526% 1.53% 2.131% 2.13% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.368020x 1.368020x 1.37x 12.707% 12.7% 17.384% 17.4% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.363196x 1.363196x 1.36x 4.390% 4.39% 5.985% 5.98% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.269332x 1.269332x 1.27x 20.388% 20.4% 25.879% 25.9% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.244467x 1.244467x 1.24x 6.333% 6.33% 7.881% 7.88% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.219663x 1.219663x 1.22x 14.014% 14.0% 17.093% 17.1% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.217351x 1.217351x 1.22x 12.895% 12.9% 15.698% 15.7% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.214756x 1.214756x 1.21x 27.193% 27.2% 33.033% 33.0% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.205868x 1.205868x 1.21x 11.639% 11.6% 14.035% 14.0% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.189260x 1.189260x 1.19x 17.788% 17.8% 21.154% 21.2% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.158019x 1.158019x 1.16x 1.221% 1.22% 1.414% 1.41% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.152154x 1.152154x 1.15x 2.452% 2.45% 2.825% 2.83% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.140980x 1.140980x 1.14x 8.307% 8.31% 9.478% 9.48% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.138722x 1.138722x 1.14x 12.042% 12.0% 13.713% 13.7% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.128296x 1.128296x 1.13x 9.241% 9.24% 10.426% 10.4% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.120891x 1.120891x 1.12x 9.023% 9.02% 10.114% 10.1% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.114441x 1.114441x 1.11x 13.400% 13.4% 14.934% 14.9% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.113393x 1.113393x 1.11x 6.115% 6.12% 6.808% 6.81% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100317x 1.100317x 1.10x 16.133% 16.1% 17.752% 17.8% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.099117x 1.099117x 1.10x 4.380% 4.38% 4.814% 4.81% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.094383x 1.094383x 1.09x 10.724% 10.7% 11.736% 11.7% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.093350x 1.093350x 1.09x 11.771% 11.8% 12.870% 12.9% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.092526x 1.092526x 1.09x 24.209% 24.2% 26.449% 26.4% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.090474x 1.090474x 1.09x 16.505% 16.5% 17.998% 18.0% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.086883x 1.086883x 1.09x 5.906% 5.91% 6.419% 6.42% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.079012x 1.079012x 1.08x 2.793% 2.79% 3.014% 3.01% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.067677x 1.067677x 1.07x 21.392% 21.4% 22.840% 22.8% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055069x 1.055069x 1.06x 14.820% 14.8% 15.636% 15.6% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.040119x 1.040119x 1.04x 14.270% 14.3% 14.843% 14.8% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.036372x 1.036372x 1.04x 4.307% 4.31% 4.463% 4.46% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.030561x 1.030561x 1.03x 8.896% 8.90% 9.168% 9.17% 31 -1.000686x -1.000686x 1.00x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.006% 7.01% 7.001% 7.00% 32 -1.053622x -1.053622x 1.05x 1.000000x 1.000000x 11.685% 11.7% 11.090% 11.1% 33 -1.067329x -1.067329x 1.07x 1.000000x 1.000000x 3.853% 3.85% 3.610% 3.61% 34 -1.102011x -1.102011x 1.10x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.379% 7.38% 6.696% 6.70% 35 -1.127093x -1.127093x 1.13x 1.000000x 1.000000x 5.423% 5.42% 4.812% 4.81% 36 -1.156360x -1.156360x 1.16x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.556% 6.56% 5.669% 5.67% 37 -1.251505x -1.251505x 1.25x 1.000000x 1.000000x 13.963% 14.0% 11.157% 11.2% 38 -1.268859x -1.268859x 1.27x 1.000000x 1.000000x 15.917% 15.9% 12.544% 12.5% 39 -1.285057x -1.285057x 1.29x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.450% 4.45% 3.463% 3.46% 40 -1.324366x -1.324366x 1.32x 1.000000x 1.000000x 5.593% 5.59% 4.223% 4.22% 41 -1.475991x -1.475991x 1.48x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.582% 4.58% 3.104% 3.10% 42 -1.505973x -1.505973x 1.51x 1.000000x 1.000000x 9.112% 9.11% 6.050% 6.05% 43 -1.605753x -1.605753x 1.61x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.909% 1.91% 1.189% 1.19% 44 -1.650144x -1.650144x 1.65x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.238% 7.24% 4.387% 4.39% 45 -1.801801x -1.801801x 1.80x 1.000000x 1.000000x 2.932% 2.93% 1.627% 1.63% 46 -1.959272x -1.959272x 1.96x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.607% 6.61% 3.372% 3.37% 47 -2.055450x -2.055450x 2.06x 1.000000x 1.000000x 3.850% 3.85% 1.873% 1.87% 48 -2.411676x -2.411676x 2.41x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.188% 1.19% 0.492% 0.49% 49 -4.853959x -4.853959x 4.85x 1.000000x 1.000000x 3.427% 3.43% 0.706% 0.71% 50

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Place#46

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Colorado, selected places in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
Female
Male
0x 5x 10x F M # Cimarron Hls Welby Columbine Black Forest Montrose Fort Carson Pueblo Broomfield Greenwood Vlg Pueblo West Cañon City Centennial Brighton Castle Rock Northglenn Fruita Wheat Ridge Colorado Spgs Louisville Grand Jct Mountain Longmont Littleton Ken Caryl United States Sherrelwood Aurora Loveland West Windsor Colorado Lakewood Arvada Lafayette Fort Collins Fountain Thornton Security-Widefield Greeley Superior Boulder Englewood Golden Evans Highlands Rnch Denver Commerce City Sterling Erie Parker Westminster Dakota Ridge Durango Clifton -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.992% 1.99% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.449% 0.45% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.319250x 3.319250x 3.32x 1.556% 1.56% 5.166% 5.17% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.021117x 3.021117x 3.02x 2.169% 2.17% 6.553% 6.55% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.733790x 2.733790x 2.73x 1.390% 1.39% 3.800% 3.80% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.694524x 2.694524x 2.69x 0.588% 0.59% 1.585% 1.59% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.543004x 2.543004x 2.54x 0.916% 0.92% 2.330% 2.33% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.508566x 2.508566x 2.51x 2.095% 2.09% 5.255% 5.25% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.508503x 2.508503x 2.51x 7.414% 7.41% 18.599% 18.6% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.422346x 2.422346x 2.42x 1.422% 1.42% 3.444% 3.44% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.362995x 2.362995x 2.36x 0.993% 0.99% 2.347% 2.35% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.279982x 2.279982x 2.28x 2.771% 2.77% 6.319% 6.32% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.220935x 2.220935x 2.22x 0.543% 0.54% 1.207% 1.21% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.156233x 2.156233x 2.16x 1.408% 1.41% 3.036% 3.04% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.155791x 2.155791x 2.16x 0.411% 0.41% 0.887% 0.89% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.148774x 2.148774x 2.15x 1.363% 1.36% 2.930% 2.93% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.068712x 2.068712x 2.07x 1.334% 1.33% 2.760% 2.76% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.947122x 1.947122x 1.95x 2.203% 2.20% 4.290% 4.29% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.882682x 1.882682x 1.88x 6.365% 6.37% 11.984% 12.0% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.831635x 1.831635x 1.83x 2.130% 2.13% 3.902% 3.90% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.773196x 1.773196x 1.77x 2.162% 2.16% 3.833% 3.83% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.708147x 1.708147x 1.71x 2.835% 2.84% 4.843% 4.84% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.681371x 1.681371x 1.68x 3.034% 3.03% 5.101% 5.10% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.673632x 1.673632x 1.67x 2.200% 2.20% 3.682% 3.68% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.630232x 1.630232x 1.63x 0.405% 0.40% 0.660% 0.66% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.626328x 1.626328x 1.63x 1.424% 1.42% 2.316% 2.32% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.622999x 1.622999x 1.62x 1.886% 1.89% 3.062% 3.06% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.572596x 1.572596x 1.57x 2.707% 2.71% 4.257% 4.26% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.553182x 1.553182x 1.55x 3.483% 3.48% 5.410% 5.41% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.549760x 1.549760x 1.55x 2.891% 2.89% 4.480% 4.48% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.545500x 1.545500x 1.55x 2.399% 2.40% 3.708% 3.71% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.534056x 1.534056x 1.53x 2.146% 2.15% 3.291% 3.29% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.530624x 1.530624x 1.53x 4.404% 4.40% 6.742% 6.74% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.525442x 1.525442x 1.53x 5.023% 5.02% 7.663% 7.66% 31 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.491811x 1.491811x 1.49x 0.328% 0.33% 0.490% 0.49% 32 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.471605x 1.471605x 1.47x 1.140% 1.14% 1.678% 1.68% 33 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.426538x 1.426538x 1.43x 0.483% 0.48% 0.689% 0.69% 34 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.414964x 1.414964x 1.41x 2.254% 2.25% 3.189% 3.19% 35 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.391215x 1.391215x 1.39x 9.837% 9.84% 13.686% 13.7% 36 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.376342x 1.376342x 1.38x 12.080% 12.1% 16.626% 16.6% 37 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.373241x 1.373241x 1.37x 2.050% 2.05% 2.815% 2.82% 38 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.285131x 1.285131x 1.29x 6.982% 6.98% 8.973% 8.97% 39 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.244774x 1.244774x 1.24x 0.912% 0.91% 1.135% 1.13% 40 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.220742x 1.220742x 1.22x 3.848% 3.85% 4.697% 4.70% 41 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.175868x 1.175868x 1.18x 5.222% 5.22% 6.140% 6.14% 42 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.150905x 1.150905x 1.15x 0.925% 0.93% 1.065% 1.06% 43 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.121454x 1.121454x 1.12x 1.618% 1.62% 1.814% 1.81% 44 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.103969x 1.103969x 1.10x 5.340% 5.34% 5.895% 5.89% 45 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.101828x 1.101828x 1.10x 2.974% 2.97% 3.277% 3.28% 46 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.053212x 1.053212x 1.05x 2.563% 2.56% 2.699% 2.70% 47 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.019037x 1.019037x 1.02x 2.006% 2.01% 2.044% 2.04% 48 -1.062315x -1.062315x 1.06x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.929% 6.93% 6.522% 6.52% 49 -4.475660x -4.475660x 4.48x 1.000000x 1.000000x 0.669% 0.67% 0.149% 0.15% 50

Educational Attainment by Metro Area in Colorado

There are 17 metro areas in Colorado. This section compares all 17 of those to each other, Colorado, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Colorado.

No H.S. Diploma by Metro Area#47

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Colorado, selected metro areas in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% Count # Fort Morgan Metro Area Fort Morgan Cañon City Metro Area Cañon City West Greeley Metro Area Greeley Area Montrose Metro Area Montrose Area United States of America United States Pueblo Metro Area Pueblo Area Mountain Glenwood Springs Metro Area Glenwood Springs Edwards Metro Area Edwards Area Sterling Metro Area Sterling Area Craig Metro Area Craig Area Grand Junction Metro Area Grand Junction Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area Colorado Colorado Springs Metro Area Colorado Springs Boulder Metro Area Boulder Area Durango Metro Area Durango Area Fort Collins Metro Area Fort Collins Breckenridge Metro Area Breckenridge Steamboat Springs Metro Area Steamboat Springs 21.182348% 21.182348% 21.2% 3,816 1 15.906687% 15.906687% 15.9% 5,714 2 15.220067% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M 14.374969% 14.374969% 14.4% 22,985 23.0k 3 14.338494% 14.338494% 14.3% 4,075 4 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 12.937004% 12.937004% 12.9% 13,751 13.8k 5 12.313020% 12.313020% 12.3% 1,776,792 1.78M 11.943663% 11.943663% 11.9% 5,987 6 11.311884% 11.311884% 11.3% 3,994 7 11.250084% 11.250084% 11.3% 1,673 8 10.751819% 10.751819% 10.8% 931 9 10.363758% 10.363758% 10.4% 10,194 10.2k 10 10.351313% 10.351313% 10.4% 180,085 180k 11 9.827628% 9.827628% 9.8% 333,037 333k 6.388795% 6.388795% 6.4% 26,666 26.7k 12 6.111039% 6.111039% 6.1% 11,783 11.8k 13 5.791463% 5.791463% 5.8% 2,069 14 5.551643% 5.551643% 5.6% 10,957 11.0k 15 4.253959% 4.253959% 4.3% 865 16 3.108027% 3.108027% 3.1% 515 17

Bachelor's Degrees by Metro Area#48

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Colorado, selected metro areas in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 20% 40% Count # Boulder Metro Area Boulder Area Steamboat Springs Metro Area Steamboat Springs Breckenridge Metro Area Breckenridge Edwards Metro Area Edwards Area Fort Collins Metro Area Fort Collins Durango Metro Area Durango Area Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area Colorado Colorado Springs Metro Area Colorado Springs Glenwood Springs Metro Area Glenwood Springs West Mountain United States of America United States Greeley Metro Area Greeley Area Grand Junction Metro Area Grand Junction Montrose Metro Area Montrose Area Pueblo Metro Area Pueblo Area Sterling Metro Area Sterling Area Cañon City Metro Area Cañon City Craig Metro Area Craig Area Fort Morgan Metro Area Fort Morgan 58.301999% 58.301999% 58.3% 112,415 112k 1 48.002414% 48.002414% 48.0% 7,954 2 47.668929% 47.668929% 47.7% 9,693 3 46.978022% 46.978022% 47.0% 16,587 16.6k 4 43.792972% 43.792972% 43.8% 86,432 86.4k 5 41.393982% 41.393982% 41.4% 14,788 14.8k 6 39.182092% 39.182092% 39.2% 681,663 682k 7 37.028750% 37.028750% 37.0% 1,254,824 1.25M 35.055716% 35.055716% 35.1% 146,318 146k 8 34.520318% 34.520318% 34.5% 17,304 17.3k 9 30.144816% 30.144816% 30.1% 14,317,790 14.3M 28.870183% 28.870183% 28.9% 4,166,022 4.17M 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 25.923725% 25.923725% 25.9% 41,451 41.5k 10 25.743682% 25.743682% 25.7% 25,322 25.3k 11 24.521464% 24.521464% 24.5% 6,969 12 21.466338% 21.466338% 21.5% 22,817 22.8k 13 15.782395% 15.782395% 15.8% 2,347 14 15.633873% 15.633873% 15.6% 5,616 15 15.567618% 15.567618% 15.6% 1,348 16 15.070774% 15.070774% 15.1% 2,715 17

Very Advanced Degrees by Metro Area#49

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Colorado, selected metro areas in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 2% 4% 6% 8% Count # Boulder Metro Area Boulder Area Durango Metro Area Durango Area Fort Collins Metro Area Fort Collins Steamboat Springs Metro Area Steamboat Springs Breckenridge Metro Area Breckenridge Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area Edwards Metro Area Edwards Area Colorado West United States of America United States Glenwood Springs Metro Area Glenwood Springs Colorado Springs Metro Area Colorado Springs Mountain Grand Junction Metro Area Grand Junction Montrose Metro Area Montrose Area Greeley Metro Area Greeley Area Sterling Metro Area Sterling Area Pueblo Metro Area Pueblo Area Fort Morgan Metro Area Fort Morgan Cañon City Metro Area Cañon City Craig Metro Area Craig Area 8.783549% 8.783549% 8.8% 16,936 16.9k 1 5.388383% 5.388383% 5.4% 1,925 2 5.034834% 5.034834% 5.0% 9,937 3 4.815932% 4.815932% 4.8% 798 4 4.524442% 4.524442% 4.5% 920 5 3.750292% 3.750292% 3.8% 65,245 65.2k 6 3.679053% 3.679053% 3.7% 1,299 7 3.677603% 3.677603% 3.7% 124,626 125k 3.467189% 3.467189% 3.5% 1,646,800 1.65M 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.084166% 3.084166% 3.1% 1,546 8 3.006802% 3.006802% 3.0% 12,550 12.6k 9 2.986489% 2.986489% 3.0% 430,956 431k 2.439967% 2.439967% 2.4% 2,400 10 2.139338% 2.139338% 2.1% 608 11 2.021314% 2.021314% 2.0% 3,232 12 1.849237% 1.849237% 1.8% 275 13 1.767772% 1.767772% 1.8% 1,879 14 1.426589% 1.426589% 1.4% 257 15 1.247147% 1.247147% 1.2% 448 16 1.212611% 1.212611% 1.2% 105 17

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#50

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Colorado, selected metro areas in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x F M # Cañon City Steamboat Springs Breckenridge Montrose Area Craig Area Fort Collins Sterling Area Greeley Area Pueblo Area Fort Morgan Edwards Area Grand Junction Colorado Boulder Area United States Denver Area Mountain West Glenwood Springs Colorado Springs Durango Area -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.709492x 1.709492x 1.71x 11.178% 11.2% 19.108% 19.1% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.701987x 1.701987x 1.70x 2.274% 2.27% 3.871% 3.87% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.450738x 1.450738x 1.45x 3.415% 3.42% 4.954% 4.95% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.449312x 1.449312x 1.45x 11.796% 11.8% 17.096% 17.1% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.438473x 1.438473x 1.44x 8.795% 8.79% 12.651% 12.7% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.244572x 1.244572x 1.24x 4.957% 4.96% 6.169% 6.17% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.234679x 1.234679x 1.23x 9.958% 9.96% 12.295% 12.3% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.177817x 1.177817x 1.18x 13.206% 13.2% 15.554% 15.6% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.155255x 1.155255x 1.16x 12.039% 12.0% 13.908% 13.9% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.145596x 1.145596x 1.15x 19.761% 19.8% 22.638% 22.6% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.133782x 1.133782x 1.13x 10.555% 10.6% 11.967% 12.0% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.131418x 1.131418x 1.13x 9.737% 9.74% 11.016% 11.0% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.128296x 1.128296x 1.13x 9.241% 9.24% 10.426% 10.4% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.102026x 1.102026x 1.10x 5.818% 5.82% 6.412% 6.41% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.097283x 1.097283x 1.10x 9.879% 9.88% 10.841% 10.8% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.093350x 1.093350x 1.09x 11.771% 11.8% 12.870% 12.9% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055069x 1.055069x 1.06x 14.820% 14.8% 15.636% 15.6% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.041907x 1.041907x 1.04x 11.690% 11.7% 12.180% 12.2% 15 -1.059665x -1.059665x 1.06x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.569% 6.57% 6.199% 6.20% 16 -1.215800x -1.215800x 1.22x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.359% 6.36% 5.230% 5.23% 17

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#51

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Colorado, selected metro areas in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x 2x 3x F M # Fort Morgan Montrose Area Pueblo Area Edwards Area Colorado Springs Sterling Area Mountain Grand Junction Fort Collins United States West Colorado Boulder Area Cañon City Greeley Area Denver Area Durango Area Glenwood Springs Steamboat Springs Breckenridge Craig Area -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.941164x 3.941164x 3.94x 0.582% 0.58% 2.292% 2.29% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.935657x 2.935657x 2.94x 1.109% 1.11% 3.256% 3.26% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.608272x 2.608272x 2.61x 0.997% 1.00% 2.601% 2.60% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.381389x 2.381389x 2.38x 2.113% 2.11% 5.033% 5.03% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.852051x 1.852051x 1.85x 2.125% 2.13% 3.936% 3.94% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.776741x 1.776741x 1.78x 1.294% 1.29% 2.298% 2.30% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.773196x 1.773196x 1.77x 2.162% 2.16% 3.833% 3.83% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.761753x 1.761753x 1.76x 1.777% 1.78% 3.130% 3.13% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.688035x 1.688035x 1.69x 3.764% 3.76% 6.354% 6.35% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.572596x 1.572596x 1.57x 2.707% 2.71% 4.257% 4.26% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.549760x 1.549760x 1.55x 2.891% 2.89% 4.480% 4.48% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.547354x 1.547354x 1.55x 6.915% 6.92% 10.700% 10.7% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.536909x 1.536909x 1.54x 0.945% 0.94% 1.452% 1.45% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.481424x 1.481424x 1.48x 1.630% 1.63% 2.415% 2.42% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.452132x 1.452132x 1.45x 3.069% 3.07% 4.457% 4.46% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.368335x 1.368335x 1.37x 4.547% 4.55% 6.221% 6.22% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.273878x 1.273878x 1.27x 2.702% 2.70% 3.441% 3.44% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.257438x 1.257438x 1.26x 4.245% 4.25% 5.338% 5.34% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.150058x 1.150058x 1.15x 4.182% 4.18% 4.810% 4.81% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.027264x 1.027264x 1.03x 1.196% 1.20% 1.229% 1.23% 17

Educational Attainment by County in Colorado

There are 64 counties in Colorado. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Colorado, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Colorado. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 5,442.

No H.S. Diploma by County#52

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Colorado, selected counties in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% Count # Crowley County Crowley Saguache County Saguache Morgan County Morgan Prowers County Prowers Bent County Bent Adams County Adams Lincoln County Lincoln Conejos County Conejos Otero County Otero Kit Carson County Kit Carson Fremont County Fremont Rio Grande County Rio Grande Las Animas County Las Animas Huerfano County Huerfano Alamosa County Alamosa West Garfield County Garfield Denver County Denver Weld County Weld Montrose County Montrose United States of America United States Lake County Lake Pueblo County Pueblo Mountain Delta County Delta Yuma County Yuma Eagle County Eagle Logan County Logan Moffat County Moffat Mesa County Mesa Montezuma County Montezuma Colorado Chaffee County Chaffee Rio Blanco County Rio Blanco Arapahoe County Arapahoe Archuleta County Archuleta Gunnison County Gunnison Teller County Teller El Paso County El Paso Jefferson County Jefferson Boulder County Boulder La Plata County La Plata Gilpin County Gilpin Grand County Grand Larimer County Larimer Broomfield County Broomfield Park County Park Summit County Summit Pitkin County Pitkin San Miguel County San Miguel Elbert County Elbert Clear Creek County Clear Creek Routt County Routt Douglas County Douglas 24.773869% 24.773869% 24.8% 986 1 21.968815% 21.968815% 22.0% 944 2 21.182348% 21.182348% 21.2% 3,816 3 20.828553% 20.828553% 20.8% 1,634 4 20.602384% 20.602384% 20.6% 985 5 18.623165% 18.623165% 18.6% 52,565 52.6k 6 18.513977% 18.513977% 18.5% 755 7 17.417016% 17.417016% 17.4% 913 8 17.036978% 17.036978% 17.0% 2,147 9 15.956704% 15.956704% 16.0% 914 10 15.906687% 15.906687% 15.9% 5,714 11 15.905670% 15.905670% 15.9% 1,268 12 15.702247% 15.702247% 15.7% 1,677 13 15.314618% 15.314618% 15.3% 791 14 15.297511% 15.297511% 15.3% 1,432 15 15.220067% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M 14.777898% 14.777898% 14.8% 5,456 16 14.556230% 14.556230% 14.6% 62,265 62.3k 17 14.374969% 14.374969% 14.4% 22,985 23.0k 18 14.338494% 14.338494% 14.3% 4,075 19 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.226535% 13.226535% 13.2% 644 20 12.937004% 12.937004% 12.9% 13,751 13.8k 21 12.313020% 12.313020% 12.3% 1,776,792 1.78M 12.228520% 12.228520% 12.2% 2,697 22 11.985130% 11.985130% 12.0% 806 23 11.311884% 11.311884% 11.3% 3,994 24 11.250084% 11.250084% 11.3% 1,673 25 10.751819% 10.751819% 10.8% 931 26 10.363758% 10.363758% 10.4% 10,194 10.2k 27 10.122027% 10.122027% 10.1% 1,800 28 9.827628% 9.827628% 9.8% 333,037 333k 8.863459% 8.863459% 8.9% 1,247 29 8.701473% 8.701473% 8.7% 390 30 8.597546% 8.597546% 8.6% 33,305 33.3k 31 8.299458% 8.299458% 8.3% 735 32 6.727575% 6.727575% 6.7% 648 33 6.427047% 6.427047% 6.4% 1,114 34 6.387138% 6.387138% 6.4% 25,552 25.6k 35 6.300086% 6.300086% 6.3% 23,742 23.7k 36 6.111039% 6.111039% 6.1% 11,783 11.8k 37 5.791463% 5.791463% 5.8% 2,069 38 5.612245% 5.612245% 5.6% 242 39 5.611906% 5.611906% 5.6% 592 40 5.551643% 5.551643% 5.6% 10,957 11.0k 41 5.123796% 5.123796% 5.1% 1,937 42 4.436528% 4.436528% 4.4% 548 43 4.253959% 4.253959% 4.3% 865 44 4.020595% 4.020595% 4.0% 531 45 3.915171% 3.915171% 3.9% 216 46 3.413780% 3.413780% 3.4% 546 47 3.402728% 3.402728% 3.4% 237 48 3.108027% 3.108027% 3.1% 515 49 2.498099% 2.498099% 2.5% 4,698 50

Bachelor's Degrees by County#53

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Colorado, selected counties in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% Count # Boulder County Boulder Pitkin County Pitkin Douglas County Douglas Gunnison County Gunnison San Miguel County San Miguel Routt County Routt Summit County Summit Broomfield County Broomfield Eagle County Eagle Larimer County Larimer Denver County Denver La Plata County La Plata Jefferson County Jefferson Clear Creek County Clear Creek Arapahoe County Arapahoe Colorado El Paso County El Paso Chaffee County Chaffee Archuleta County Archuleta Grand County Grand Park County Park Teller County Teller West Elbert County Elbert Gilpin County Gilpin Mountain United States of America United States Lake County Lake Huerfano County Huerfano Montezuma County Montezuma Garfield County Garfield Weld County Weld Mesa County Mesa Montrose County Montrose Alamosa County Alamosa Saguache County Saguache Rio Blanco County Rio Blanco Pueblo County Pueblo Adams County Adams Rio Grande County Rio Grande Conejos County Conejos Delta County Delta Yuma County Yuma Las Animas County Las Animas Logan County Logan Lincoln County Lincoln Fremont County Fremont Moffat County Moffat Otero County Otero Morgan County Morgan Prowers County Prowers Kit Carson County Kit Carson Crowley County Crowley Bent County Bent 58.301999% 58.301999% 58.3% 112,415 112k 1 56.757780% 56.757780% 56.8% 7,496 2 55.770673% 55.770673% 55.8% 104,884 105k 3 54.505814% 54.505814% 54.5% 5,250 4 53.525467% 53.525467% 53.5% 2,953 5 48.002414% 48.002414% 48.0% 7,954 6 47.668929% 47.668929% 47.7% 9,693 7 47.484393% 47.484393% 47.5% 17,951 18.0k 8 46.978022% 46.978022% 47.0% 16,587 16.6k 9 43.792972% 43.792972% 43.8% 86,432 86.4k 10 42.900960% 42.900960% 42.9% 183,511 184k 11 41.393982% 41.393982% 41.4% 14,788 14.8k 12 40.679099% 40.679099% 40.7% 153,300 153k 13 39.842067% 39.842067% 39.8% 2,775 14 38.785631% 38.785631% 38.8% 150,247 150k 15 37.028750% 37.028750% 37.0% 1,254,824 1.25M 35.204997% 35.204997% 35.2% 140,839 141k 16 33.897221% 33.897221% 33.9% 4,769 17 32.859079% 32.859079% 32.9% 2,910 18 32.799317% 32.799317% 32.8% 3,460 19 32.027202% 32.027202% 32.0% 3,956 20 31.610223% 31.610223% 31.6% 5,479 21 30.144816% 30.144816% 30.1% 14,317,790 14.3M 29.567338% 29.567338% 29.6% 4,729 22 29.104824% 29.104824% 29.1% 1,255 23 28.870183% 28.870183% 28.9% 4,166,022 4.17M 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 28.137194% 28.137194% 28.1% 1,370 24 27.957406% 27.957406% 28.0% 1,444 25 27.318225% 27.318225% 27.3% 4,858 26 26.565547% 26.565547% 26.6% 9,808 27 25.923725% 25.923725% 25.9% 41,451 41.5k 28 25.743682% 25.743682% 25.7% 25,322 25.3k 29 24.521464% 24.521464% 24.5% 6,969 30 24.174768% 24.174768% 24.2% 2,263 31 23.807307% 23.807307% 23.8% 1,023 32 23.070058% 23.070058% 23.1% 1,034 33 21.466338% 21.466338% 21.5% 22,817 22.8k 34 20.922496% 20.922496% 20.9% 59,055 59.1k 35 20.270948% 20.270948% 20.3% 1,616 36 19.133918% 19.133918% 19.1% 1,003 37 18.326910% 18.326910% 18.3% 4,042 38 17.650558% 17.650558% 17.7% 1,187 39 16.254682% 16.254682% 16.3% 1,736 40 15.782395% 15.782395% 15.8% 2,347 41 15.644924% 15.644924% 15.6% 638 42 15.633873% 15.633873% 15.6% 5,616 43 15.567618% 15.567618% 15.6% 1,348 44 15.521346% 15.521346% 15.5% 1,956 45 15.070774% 15.070774% 15.1% 2,715 46 14.072658% 14.072658% 14.1% 1,104 47 13.477654% 13.477654% 13.5% 772 48 12.311558% 12.311558% 12.3% 490 49 8.847521% 8.847521% 8.8% 423 50

Very Advanced Degrees by County#54

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Colorado, selected counties in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
0% 2% 4% 6% 8% Count # Boulder County Boulder Pitkin County Pitkin Denver County Denver La Plata County La Plata Larimer County Larimer Routt County Routt Summit County Summit San Miguel County San Miguel Douglas County Douglas Gunnison County Gunnison Jefferson County Jefferson Eagle County Eagle Colorado Broomfield County Broomfield Chaffee County Chaffee Archuleta County Archuleta Arapahoe County Arapahoe West Clear Creek County Clear Creek Huerfano County Huerfano United States of America United States El Paso County El Paso Mountain Alamosa County Alamosa Teller County Teller Montezuma County Montezuma Mesa County Mesa Elbert County Elbert Gilpin County Gilpin Montrose County Montrose Garfield County Garfield Weld County Weld Park County Park Rio Grande County Rio Grande Saguache County Saguache Grand County Grand Logan County Logan Pueblo County Pueblo Prowers County Prowers Las Animas County Las Animas Morgan County Morgan Lake County Lake Delta County Delta Adams County Adams Fremont County Fremont Moffat County Moffat Kit Carson County Kit Carson Conejos County Conejos Rio Blanco County Rio Blanco Otero County Otero Crowley County Crowley Yuma County Yuma Lincoln County Lincoln Bent County Bent 8.783549% 8.783549% 8.8% 16,936 16.9k 1 5.989248% 5.989248% 6.0% 791 2 5.680354% 5.680354% 5.7% 24,298 24.3k 3 5.388383% 5.388383% 5.4% 1,925 4 5.034834% 5.034834% 5.0% 9,937 5 4.815932% 4.815932% 4.8% 798 6 4.524442% 4.524442% 4.5% 920 7 4.513322% 4.513322% 4.5% 249 8 3.952399% 3.952399% 4.0% 7,433 9 3.830980% 3.830980% 3.8% 369 10 3.715517% 3.715517% 3.7% 14,002 14.0k 11 3.679053% 3.679053% 3.7% 1,299 12 3.677603% 3.677603% 3.7% 124,626 125k 3.642472% 3.642472% 3.6% 1,377 13 3.553913% 3.553913% 3.6% 500 14 3.545619% 3.545619% 3.5% 314 15 3.516720% 3.516720% 3.5% 13,623 13.6k 16 3.467189% 3.467189% 3.5% 1,646,800 1.65M 3.431443% 3.431443% 3.4% 239 17 3.252662% 3.252662% 3.3% 168 18 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.013343% 3.013343% 3.0% 12,055 12.1k 19 2.986489% 2.986489% 3.0% 430,956 431k 2.894990% 2.894990% 2.9% 271 20 2.855824% 2.855824% 2.9% 495 21 2.631727% 2.631727% 2.6% 468 22 2.439967% 2.439967% 2.4% 2,400 23 2.344629% 2.344629% 2.3% 375 24 2.319109% 2.319109% 2.3% 100 25 2.139338% 2.139338% 2.1% 608 26 2.044962% 2.044962% 2.0% 755 27 2.021314% 2.021314% 2.0% 3,232 28 1.999676% 1.999676% 2.0% 247 29 1.869042% 1.869042% 1.9% 149 30 1.861764% 1.861764% 1.9% 80 31 1.857996% 1.857996% 1.9% 196 32 1.849237% 1.849237% 1.8% 275 33 1.767772% 1.767772% 1.8% 1,879 34 1.491396% 1.491396% 1.5% 117 35 1.432584% 1.432584% 1.4% 153 36 1.426589% 1.426589% 1.4% 257 37 1.293900% 1.293900% 1.3% 63 38 1.269553% 1.269553% 1.3% 280 39 1.258078% 1.258078% 1.3% 3,551 40 1.247147% 1.247147% 1.2% 448 41 1.212611% 1.212611% 1.2% 105 42 1.134777% 1.134777% 1.1% 65 43 1.068295% 1.068295% 1.1% 56 44 1.026328% 1.026328% 1.0% 46 45 0.944295% 0.944295% 0.9% 119 46 0.829146% 0.829146% 0.8% 33 47 0.579926% 0.579926% 0.6% 39 48 0.514958% 0.514958% 0.5% 21 49 0.292826% 0.292826% 0.3% 14 50

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County#55

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Colorado, selected counties in Colorado, and entities that contain Colorado
Female
Male