Educational Attainment in Gaston County, North Carolina (County)

Educational Attainment#1

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
0%10%20%30%40%50%CountHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma229.111013%38.120270%29.111013%29.1%42,15142.2k54.090639%48.194287%54.090639%54.1%78,32078.3k16.798348%13.685443%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k

Relative Educational Attainment#2

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than North Carolina at large.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
-20%0%+20%%ref.Higher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2-23.633770%-23.633770%-23.6%29.111%29.1%38.120%38.1%12.234546%12.234546%+12.2%54.091%54.1%48.194%48.2%22.746100%22.746100%+22.7%16.798%16.8%13.685%13.7%

Detailed Educational Attainment#3

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
0%5%10%15%20%25%CountDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None0.529718%1.303714%0.529718%0.5%7670.824620%1.570683%0.824620%0.8%1,1944.319930%7.371102%4.319930%4.3%6,25514.158736%18.782627%14.158736%14.2%20,50120.5k9.278009%9.092144%9.278009%9.3%13,43413.4k24.100446%21.779049%24.100446%24.1%34,89634.9k29.990193%26.415238%29.990193%30.0%43,42443.4k11.142727%8.519865%11.142727%11.1%16,13416.1k4.231529%3.918203%4.231529%4.2%6,1271.424092%1.247376%1.424092%1.4%2,062

Detailed Relative Educational Attainment#4

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than North Carolina at large.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
-50%0%+50%%ref.Doctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None-59.368534%-59.368534%-59.4%0.530%0.53%1.304%1.30%-47.499282%-47.499282%-47.5%0.825%0.82%1.571%1.57%-41.393698%-41.393698%-41.4%4.320%4.32%7.371%7.37%-24.617914%-24.617914%-24.6%14.159%14.2%18.783%18.8%2.044235%2.044235%+2.0%9.278%9.28%9.092%9.09%10.658854%10.658854%+10.7%24.100%24.1%21.779%21.8%13.533686%13.533686%+13.5%29.990%30.0%26.415%26.4%30.785259%30.785259%+30.8%11.143%11.1%8.520%8.52%7.996682%7.996682%+8.0%4.232%4.23%3.918%3.92%14.167024%14.167024%+14.2%1.424%1.42%1.247%1.25%

Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#5

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
More Females More Males
North Carolina
Gaston County
10%0%10%20%FMHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2-7.887037%-11.967223%-7.887037%8%30.146%30.1%27.942%27.9%-0.968458%-0.968458%1%2.195107%54.335%54.3%53.814%53.8%17.559662%26.716071%17.559662%18%15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%

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 North Carolina and Gaston County
More Females More Males
North Carolina
Gaston County
0%50%FMDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None93.099419%57.251242%93.099419%93%0.369%0.37%0.712%0.71%80.799279%54.631395%80.799279%81%0.598%0.60%1.081%1.08%-34.816558%-23.461949%-34.816558%35%4.916%4.92%3.647%3.65%-4.246601%-7.145987%-4.246601%4%14.435%14.4%13.847%13.8%-13.542453%-35.609983%-13.542453%14%9.829%9.83%8.656%8.66%-2.710203%-6.763147%-2.710203%3%24.403%24.4%23.759%23.8%0.410082%9.782208%0.410082%0%29.933%29.9%30.055%30.1%15.397803%24.458884%15.397803%15%10.391%10.4%11.991%12.0%17.763938%32.724670%17.763938%18%3.906%3.91%4.599%4.60%35.296174%23.906473%35.296174%35%1.222%1.22%1.653%1.65%

Bachelor's Degrees By Age#7

Percentage of age cohort whose highest degree is a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
0%5%10%15%20%B.X.Total65+45-6435-4425-349.710692%13.488519%9.710692%9.7%3,08831,80031.8k13.581341%18.362663%13.581341%13.6%7,96658,65458.7k16.226743%21.758919%16.226743%16.2%4,66628,75528.8k18.686731%22.595424%18.686731%18.7%4,78125,58525.6k

Relative Bachelor's Degrees By Age#8

Percentage of population whose highest degree is a Bachelor's, as a percentage more or less than North Carolina at large.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
25%20%15%10%5%0%%ref.65+45-6435-4425-34-28.007722%-28.007722%28.0%9.711%9.71%13.489%13.5%-26.038279%-26.038279%26.0%13.581%13.6%18.363%18.4%-25.424864%-25.424864%25.4%16.227%16.2%21.759%21.8%-17.298605%-17.298605%17.3%18.687%18.7%22.595%22.6%

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 North Carolina and Gaston County
More Females More Males
North Carolina
Gaston County
20%10%0%10%20%30%FM65+45-6435-4425-3419.850680%31.986189%19.850680%19.9%8.958%8.96%10.736%10.7%-3.324107%-8.621992%-3.324107%3.3%13.797%13.8%13.353%13.4%-21.349387%-20.654504%-21.349387%21.3%17.729%17.7%14.610%14.6%-12.432917%-25.488303%-12.432917%12.4%19.732%19.7%17.550%17.5%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#10

Among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
$0k$20k$40kCount%Graduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$56,997.000000$59,736.000000$56,997.000000$57.0k8,2165.674%5.67%$44,959.000000$45,922.000000$44,959.000000$45.0k20,50120.5k14.159%14.2%$31,553.000000$31,242.000000$31,553.000000$31.6k48,33048.3k33.378%33.4%$28,278.000000$26,460.000000$28,278.000000$28.3k43,42443.4k29.990%30.0%$18,719.000000$19,187.000000$18,719.000000$18.7k24,32324.3k16.798%16.8%$32,059.000000$33,074.000000$32,059.000000$32.1k144,794145k100.000%100%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#11

By sex among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Female Male
North Carolina
Gaston County
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$50k$0k$50kFMGraduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$-48,956.000000$-50,440.000000$-48,956.000000$49.0k$48,956.000000$22,671.000000$50,440.000000$28,722.000000$71,627.000000$71.6k4,5173,699$-36,859.000000$-38,851.000000$-36,859.000000$36.9k$36,859.000000$19,694.000000$38,851.000000$18,914.000000$56,553.000000$56.6k11,08411.1k9,417$-25,762.000000$-26,431.000000$-25,762.000000$25.8k$25,762.000000$14,384.000000$26,431.000000$11,617.000000$40,146.000000$40.1k26,28526.3k22,04522.0k$-24,063.000000$-21,547.000000$-24,063.000000$24.1k$24,063.000000$7,937.000000$21,547.000000$9,178.000000$32,000.000000$32.0k22,98423.0k20,44020.4k$-13,567.000000$-14,797.000000$-13,567.000000$13.6k$13,567.000000$10,628.000000$14,797.000000$7,099.000000$24,195.000000$24.2k11,91611.9k12,40712.4k$-27,248.000000$-29,144.000000$-27,248.000000$27.2k$27,248.000000$10,339.000000$29,144.000000$9,455.000000$37,587.000000$37.6k76,78676.8k68,00868.0k

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 North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
0%20%40%60%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma313.821138%30.336622%13.821138%13.8%1778.861789%53.409946%78.861789%78.9%977.317073%16.025628%7.317073%7.3%90.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.227804%0

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 North Carolina and Gaston County
Gaston County
North Carolina
0%20%40%60%80%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma382.988049%82.577602%82.988049%83.0%20,06920.1k74.571972%73.306683%74.571972%74.6%29,40029.4k62.664657%64.960229%62.664657%62.7%20,78920.8k46.135340%51.254883%46.135340%46.1%7,479

Lacking High School Diploma By Race#14

Percent of racial or ethnic group lacking a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Female Male
North Carolina
Gaston County
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20%0%20%40%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-14.939658%-8.803413%-14.939658%14.9%14.939658%1.578797%8.803413%2.266904%16.518455%16.5%8,8798,913-12.182394%-14.413876%-12.182394%12.2%12.182394%6.634278%14.413876%4.148863%18.816672%18.8%1,7111,424-11.400651%-0.706117%-12.593961%-4.169797%-12.106768%12.1%11.400651%12.593961%11.400651%11.4%105127-34.038118%-39.700857%-34.038118%34.0%34.038118%10.000673%39.700857%7.676096%44.038791%44.0%1,5441,143-34.654130%-29.332668%-34.654130%34.7%34.654130%10.120347%29.332668%9.263701%44.774477%44.8%1,2211,032

College Graduates By Race#15

Percent of racial or ethnic group with a bachelor's degree or higher.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Gaston County
Female Male
North Carolina
Gaston County
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40%20%0%20%40%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-19.999256%-0.149923%-32.528372%-0.206331%-20.149179%20.1%19.999256%32.528372%19.999256%20.0%10,75010.8k12,02112.0k-13.262950%-5.241627%-15.811327%-6.448538%-18.504577%18.5%13.262950%15.811327%13.262950%13.3%1,2062,163-44.518589%-49.911204%-44.518589%44.5%44.518589%13.896177%49.911204%8.647936%58.414767%58.4%538467-13.491158%-8.635108%-11.393412%-4.416435%-22.126266%22.1%13.491158%11.393412%13.491158%13.5%473743-11.367803%-8.175514%-12.979944%-5.568712%-19.543318%19.5%11.367803%12.979944%11.367803%11.4%310582

Map of Educational Attainment by County Subdivision in Gaston County

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
21.2%24.1%27.0%29.9%32.9%35.8%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
50.2%52.0%53.8%55.6%57.4%59.3%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
13.9%15.1%16.2%17.4%18.5%19.7%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.10%0.25%0.39%0.54%0.69%0.84%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#20

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.31%0.50%0.69%0.87%1.06%1.25%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
2.4%3.2%4.0%4.8%5.5%6.4%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
7.8%9.8%11.7%13.7%15.7%17.7%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
8.25%8.71%9.16%9.61%10.06%10.52%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
21.8%22.7%23.6%24.5%25.4%26.3%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
28.4%30.0%31.5%33.1%34.7%36.3%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
9.2%10.0%10.6%11.3%12.0%12.7%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
3.38%3.74%4.09%4.45%4.81%5.17%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.58%0.84%1.09%1.34%1.59%1.85%
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Map of Educational Attainment by Tract in Gaston County

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by Tract#29

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
11%21%30%39%49%59%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by Tract#30

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
39%45%52%58%64%71%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by Tract#31

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
2%9%16%22%29%36%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by Tract#32

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%0.8%1.6%2.4%3.2%4.1%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by Tract#33

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.1%2.2%3.3%4.4%5.5%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by Tract#34

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%2.5%4.9%7.4%9.9%12.4%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by Tract#35

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4%9%15%20%25%31%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by Tract#36

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
2.4%4.8%7.2%9.6%12.0%14.4%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by Tract#37

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
14%19%24%29%35%40%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
17%23%28%33%38%43%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by Tract#39

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
2%7%13%18%23%29%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by Tract#40

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%3.2%6.4%9.6%12.8%16.0%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by Tract#41

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.4%2.8%4.2%5.5%7.0%
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Educational Attainment by Place in Gaston County

There are 15 places that are fully or partially contained within Gaston County (14 fully and 1 partially). This section compares all 15 of those to each other, Gaston County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County.

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 Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%5%10%15%20%25%Count#DallasHigh ShoalsBessemer CityRanloLowellStanleyGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonKings MountainKings MtnGastoniaMcAdenvilleCherryvilleSouthNorth CarolinaN CarolinaUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouth AtlanticMount HollyCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteCramertonBelmontDellview28.658351%28.658351%28.7%942126.939655%26.939655%26.9%125224.139892%24.139892%24.1%849322.399672%22.399672%22.4%547419.622642%19.622642%19.6%520518.917803%18.917803%18.9%458616.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k16.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k16.779920%16.779920%16.8%1,210716.145940%16.145940%16.1%7,855814.962121%14.962121%15.0%79914.926471%14.926471%14.9%6091014.392758%14.392758%14.4%11,511,24211.5M13.685443%13.685443%13.7%914,827915k13.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.827640%12.827640%12.8%5,478,9325.48M12.247238%12.247238%12.2%1,1751112.188242%12.188242%12.2%193,360193k11.256720%11.256720%11.3%3351211.148744%11.148744%11.1%790130.000000%0.000000%0.0%014

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 Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%10%20%30%Count#CramertonBelmontCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesMcAdenvilleNorth CarolinaN CarolinaSouthMount HollyGastoniaRanloCherryvilleGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonStanleyDallasKings MountainKings MtnLowellHigh ShoalsBessemer CityDellview37.130376%37.130376%37.1%1,105134.928027%34.928027%34.9%2,475232.876863%32.876863%32.9%521,574522k30.457708%30.457708%30.5%13,009,07313.0M30.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M29.545455%29.545455%29.5%156329.028126%29.028126%29.0%1,940,4351.94M28.191926%28.191926%28.2%22,547,73422.5M25.276214%25.276214%25.3%2,425423.899281%23.899281%23.9%11,62711.6k521.498771%21.498771%21.5%525620.588235%20.588235%20.6%840719.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k19.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k13.382900%13.382900%13.4%324812.169151%12.169151%12.2%400910.997088%10.997088%11.0%793109.396226%9.396226%9.4%249117.327586%7.327586%7.3%34126.084731%6.084731%6.1%214130.000000%0.000000%0.0%014

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 Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%1%2%3%Count#South AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesBelmontSouthNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteCramertonRanloGastoniaMount HollyGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonMcAdenvilleCherryvilleKings MountainKings MtnBessemer CityDallasLowellStanleyHigh ShoalsDellview3.501306%3.501306%3.5%1,495,4751.50M3.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.147051%3.147051%3.1%22313.064699%3.064699%3.1%2,451,1282.45M2.874397%2.874397%2.9%192,144192k2.531758%2.531758%2.5%40,16540.2k2.452957%2.452957%2.5%7322.088452%2.088452%2.1%5131.759507%1.759507%1.8%85641.709402%1.709402%1.7%16451.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,9611.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,9610.946970%0.946970%0.9%560.906863%0.906863%0.9%3770.651782%0.651782%0.7%4780.568666%0.568666%0.6%2090.304229%0.304229%0.3%10100.264151%0.264151%0.3%7110.000000%0.000000%0.0%0120.000000%0.000000%0.0%0130.000000%0.000000%0.0%014

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 Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#Kings MtnBelmontMcAdenvilleStanleyCramertonDallasN CarolinaCherryvilleCharlotteSouth AtlanticGaston CountyGastonSouthMount HollyGastoniaUnited StatesLowellBessemer CityRanloHigh Shoals-1.000000x-1.000000x1.650614x1.650614x1.65x12.943%12.9%21.363%21.4%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.622998x1.622998x1.62x8.657%8.66%14.050%14.1%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.608170x1.608170x1.61x11.524%11.5%18.533%18.5%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.560425x1.560425x1.56x14.957%15.0%23.339%23.3%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.451843x1.451843x1.45x9.333%9.33%13.549%13.5%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.411975x1.411975x1.41x23.608%23.6%33.333%33.3%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.267161x1.267161x1.27x12.146%12.1%15.391%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.254626x1.254626x1.25x13.355%13.4%16.755%16.8%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.239815x1.239815x1.24x10.944%10.9%13.569%13.6%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.178860x1.178860x1.18x11.819%11.8%13.933%13.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.149925x1.149925x1.15x13.427%13.4%15.440%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.126357x1.126357x1.13x11.590%11.6%13.055%13.1%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.121460x1.121460x1.12x15.300%15.3%17.158%17.2%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.079586x1.079586x1.08x18.947%18.9%20.455%20.5%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.065317x1.065317x1.07x23.411%23.4%24.940%24.9%11-1.098217x-1.098217x1.10x1.000000x1.000000x23.421%23.4%21.327%21.3%12-1.382716x-1.382716x1.38x1.000000x1.000000x30.651%30.7%22.167%22.2%13

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 Gaston County, selected places in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
0x5x10xFM#Bessemer CityLowellRanloCramertonGastoniaGaston CountyGastonBelmontMount HollyN CarolinaMcAdenvilleSouthCharlotteCherryvilleUnited StatesSouth AtlanticKings MtnDallas-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.193%1.19%1-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.589%0.59%2-1.000000x-1.000000x3.413728x3.413728x3.41x0.959%0.96%3.275%3.27%3-1.000000x-1.000000x3.386249x3.386249x3.39x1.174%1.17%3.976%3.98%4-1.000000x-1.000000x2.680810x2.680810x2.68x0.997%1.00%2.672%2.67%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.854906x1.854906x1.85x0.966%0.97%1.792%1.79%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.854906x1.854906x1.85x0.966%0.97%1.792%1.79%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.753029x1.753029x1.75x2.335%2.33%4.093%4.09%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.649796x1.649796x1.65x1.324%1.32%2.184%2.18%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.558133x1.558133x1.56x2.273%2.27%3.541%3.54%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.557915x1.557915x1.56x0.743%0.74%1.158%1.16%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.555780x1.555780x1.56x2.420%2.42%3.764%3.76%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.547106x1.547106x1.55x2.010%2.01%3.110%3.11%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526843x1.526843x1.53x0.729%0.73%1.113%1.11%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.520688x1.520688x1.52x2.804%2.80%4.265%4.26%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.144692x1.144692x1.14x0.611%0.61%0.700%0.70%10-1.620570x-1.620570x1.62x1.000000x1.000000x0.380%0.38%0.234%0.23%11

Educational Attainment by County Subdivision in Gaston County

There are 6 county subdivisions in Gaston County. This section compares all 6 of those to each other, Gaston County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County.

No H.S. Diploma by County Subdivision#47

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%5%10%15%Count#Crowders Mountain TownshipCrowders MtnDallas TownshipDallasGastonia TownshipGastoniaGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonCherryville TownshipCherryvilleRiverbend TownshipRiverbendSouthSouth Point TownshipS PtNorth CarolinaN CarolinaUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouth AtlanticCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotte19.619793%19.619793%19.6%2,157119.266805%19.266805%19.3%3,064217.776701%17.776701%17.8%10,26810.3k316.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k16.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k15.937555%15.937555%15.9%1,807415.066789%15.066789%15.1%2,786514.392758%14.392758%14.4%11,511,24211.5M13.993467%13.993467%14.0%4,241613.685443%13.685443%13.7%914,827915k13.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.827640%12.827640%12.8%5,478,9325.48M12.188242%12.188242%12.2%193,360193k

Bachelor's Degrees by County Subdivision#48

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%10%20%30%Count#Charlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesNorth CarolinaN CarolinaSouthSouth Point TownshipS PtGastonia TownshipGastoniaGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonRiverbend TownshipRiverbendCherryville TownshipCherryvilleDallas TownshipDallasCrowders Mountain TownshipCrowders Mtn32.876863%32.876863%32.9%521,574522k30.457708%30.457708%30.5%13,009,07313.0M30.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M29.028126%29.028126%29.0%1,940,4351.94M28.191926%28.191926%28.2%22,547,73422.5M25.680536%25.680536%25.7%7,783120.731982%20.731982%20.7%11,97512.0k219.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k19.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k19.631172%19.631172%19.6%3,630315.972835%15.972835%16.0%1,811414.733069%14.733069%14.7%2,343510.687648%10.687648%10.7%1,1756

Very Advanced Degrees by County Subdivision#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 Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%1%2%3%Count#South AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouthNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteSouth Point TownshipS PtRiverbend TownshipRiverbendGastonia TownshipGastoniaGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonDallas TownshipDallasCherryville TownshipCherryvilleCrowders Mountain TownshipCrowders Mtn3.501306%3.501306%3.5%1,495,4751.50M3.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.064699%3.064699%3.1%2,451,1282.45M2.874397%2.874397%2.9%192,144192k2.531758%2.531758%2.5%40,16540.2k1.755370%1.755370%1.8%53211.595371%1.595371%1.6%29521.554682%1.554682%1.6%89831.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,9611.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,9610.767151%0.767151%0.8%12240.590933%0.590933%0.6%6750.427506%0.427506%0.4%476

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County Subdivision#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 Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
1.0x0.5x0.0x0.5x1.0xFM#DallasN CarolinaCherryvilleCharlotteCrowders MtnRiverbendSouth AtlanticGaston CountyGastonSouthGastoniaUnited StatesS Pt-1.000000x-1.000000x1.404837x1.404837x1.40x16.040%16.0%22.533%22.5%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.267161x1.267161x1.27x12.146%12.1%15.391%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.259137x1.259137x1.26x14.177%14.2%17.851%17.9%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.239815x1.239815x1.24x10.944%10.9%13.569%13.6%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.225134x1.225134x1.23x17.748%17.7%21.743%21.7%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.180073x1.180073x1.18x13.882%13.9%16.381%16.4%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.178860x1.178860x1.18x11.819%11.8%13.933%13.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.149925x1.149925x1.15x13.427%13.4%15.440%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.119172x1.119172x1.12x16.857%16.9%18.866%18.9%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.108376x1.108376x1.11x13.312%13.3%14.755%14.8%6

Over-Education Sex Ratio by County Subdivision#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 Gaston County, selected county subdivisions in Gaston County, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
1x0x1x2x3x4xFM#Crowders MtnGastoniaGaston CountyGastonS PtN CarolinaSouthCharlotteUnited StatesSouth AtlanticRiverbendDallasCherryville-1.000000x-1.000000x4.789448x4.789448x4.79x0.154%0.15%0.738%0.74%1-1.000000x-1.000000x2.614778x2.614778x2.61x0.894%0.89%2.337%2.34%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.854906x1.854906x1.85x0.966%0.97%1.792%1.79%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.854906x1.854906x1.85x0.966%0.97%1.792%1.79%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.768151x1.768151x1.77x1.288%1.29%2.277%2.28%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.558133x1.558133x1.56x2.273%2.27%3.541%3.54%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.555780x1.555780x1.56x2.420%2.42%3.764%3.76%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.547106x1.547106x1.55x2.010%2.01%3.110%3.11%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.520688x1.520688x1.52x2.804%2.80%4.265%4.26%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.132196x1.132196x1.13x1.501%1.50%1.700%1.70%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.012019x1.012019x1.01x0.763%0.76%0.772%0.77%5-1.363545x-1.363545x1.36x1.000000x1.000000x0.678%0.68%0.497%0.50%6

Educational Attainment by County in the Charlotte Area

There are 10 counties in the Charlotte Area. This section compares Gaston County to all of the counties in the Charlotte Area and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County.

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%5%10%15%20%Count#Chester CountyChesterGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonRowan CountyRowanLincoln CountyLincolnLancaster CountyLancasterSouthNorth CarolinaN CarolinaUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouth AtlanticCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteIredell CountyIredellYork CountyYorkCabarrus CountyCabarrusUnion CountyUnionMecklenburg CountyMecklenburg20.395389%20.395389%20.4%4,529116.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k16.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k216.137538%16.137538%16.1%15,30015.3k316.070248%16.070248%16.1%8,995415.769119%15.769119%15.8%9,256514.392758%14.392758%14.4%11,511,24211.5M13.685443%13.685443%13.7%914,827915k13.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.827640%12.827640%12.8%5,478,9325.48M12.188242%12.188242%12.2%193,360193k12.136106%12.136106%12.1%13,77813.8k611.526411%11.526411%11.5%18,79918.8k711.076731%11.076731%11.1%13,99714.0k810.841169%10.841169%10.8%14,87314.9k910.377895%10.377895%10.4%69,51069.5k10

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%10%20%30%40%Count#Mecklenburg CountyMecklenburgUnion CountyUnionCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesYork CountyYorkNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCabarrus CountyCabarrusSouthIredell CountyIredellLancaster CountyLancasterGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonLincoln CountyLincolnRowan CountyRowanChester CountyChester43.097901%43.097901%43.1%288,665289k133.629273%33.629273%33.6%46,13646.1k232.876863%32.876863%32.9%521,574522k30.457708%30.457708%30.5%13,009,07313.0M30.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M29.505503%29.505503%29.5%48,12248.1k329.028126%29.028126%29.0%1,940,4351.94M28.615745%28.615745%28.6%36,16036.2k428.191926%28.191926%28.2%22,547,73422.5M25.684186%25.684186%25.7%29,15929.2k523.294206%23.294206%23.3%13,67313.7k619.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k19.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k719.711289%19.711289%19.7%11,03311.0k817.624723%17.624723%17.6%16,71016.7k914.406016%14.406016%14.4%3,19910

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%1%2%3%Count#Mecklenburg CountyMecklenburgSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouthNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteUnion CountyUnionCabarrus CountyCabarrusYork CountyYorkIredell CountyIredellLincoln CountyLincolnLancaster CountyLancasterGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonRowan CountyRowanChester CountyChester3.598297%3.598297%3.6%24,10124.1k13.501306%3.501306%3.5%1,495,4751.50M3.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.064699%3.064699%3.1%2,451,1282.45M2.874397%2.874397%2.9%192,144192k2.531758%2.531758%2.5%40,16540.2k2.353670%2.353670%2.4%3,22922.223735%2.223735%2.2%2,81031.924032%1.924032%1.9%3,13841.914048%1.914048%1.9%2,17351.375663%1.375663%1.4%77061.368043%1.368043%1.4%80371.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,9611.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,96181.014661%1.014661%1.0%96290.981717%0.981717%1.0%21810

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
1.0x0.5x0.0x0.5x1.0xFM#RowanMecklenburgN CarolinaCharlotteCabarrusLancasterYorkChesterUnionIredellSouth AtlanticGaston CountyGastonSouthUnited StatesLincoln-1.000000x-1.000000x1.363802x1.363802x1.36x13.724%13.7%18.717%18.7%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.282326x1.282326x1.28x9.163%9.16%11.750%11.7%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.267161x1.267161x1.27x12.146%12.1%15.391%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.239815x1.239815x1.24x10.944%10.9%13.569%13.6%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.230131x1.230131x1.23x9.989%9.99%12.287%12.3%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.227949x1.227949x1.23x14.213%14.2%17.453%17.5%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.226811x1.226811x1.23x10.410%10.4%12.771%12.8%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.222312x1.222312x1.22x18.448%18.4%22.549%22.5%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.207877x1.207877x1.21x9.855%9.85%11.903%11.9%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.188370x1.188370x1.19x11.127%11.1%13.223%13.2%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.178860x1.178860x1.18x11.819%11.8%13.933%13.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.149925x1.149925x1.15x13.427%13.4%15.440%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.060649x1.060649x1.06x15.610%15.6%16.557%16.6%10

Over-Education Sex Ratio by County#56

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in the Charlotte Area, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
1x0x1x2xFM#ChesterGaston CountyGastonRowanUnionCabarrusMecklenburgN CarolinaSouthCharlotteUnited StatesSouth AtlanticLancasterIredellYorkLincoln-1.000000x-1.000000x2.911499x2.911499x2.91x0.515%0.51%1.498%1.50%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.854906x1.854906x1.85x0.966%0.97%1.792%1.79%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.854906x1.854906x1.85x0.966%0.97%1.792%1.79%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.756219x1.756219x1.76x0.743%0.74%1.305%1.30%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.604056x1.604056x1.60x1.823%1.82%2.925%2.92%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.582851x1.582851x1.58x1.743%1.74%2.759%2.76%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.566566x1.566566x1.57x2.842%2.84%4.452%4.45%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.558133x1.558133x1.56x2.273%2.27%3.541%3.54%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.555780x1.555780x1.56x2.420%2.42%3.764%3.76%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.547106x1.547106x1.55x2.010%2.01%3.110%3.11%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.520688x1.520688x1.52x2.804%2.80%4.265%4.26%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.436649x1.436649x1.44x1.131%1.13%1.625%1.62%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.422795x1.422795x1.42x1.590%1.59%2.263%2.26%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.377156x1.377156x1.38x1.633%1.63%2.249%2.25%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.126137x1.126137x1.13x1.296%1.30%1.460%1.46%10

Educational Attainment by County in North Carolina

There are 100 counties in North Carolina. This section compares Gaston County to the 50 most populous counties in North Carolina and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 56,358.

No H.S. Diploma by County#57

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%5%10%15%20%25%Count#Duplin CountyDuplinSampson CountySampsonRobeson CountyRobesonWilkes CountyWilkesCaldwell CountyCaldwellSurry CountySurryBurke CountyBurkeRandolph CountyRandolphWilson CountyWilsonLenoir CountyLenoirColumbus CountyColumbusLee CountyLeeRutherford CountyRutherfordRockingham CountyRockinghamGranville CountyGranvilleDavidson CountyDavidsonWayne CountyWayneFranklin CountyFranklinGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonCatawba CountyCatawbaCleveland CountyClevelandRowan CountyRowanLincoln CountyLincolnNash CountyNashAlamance CountyAlamanceStanly CountyStanlyJohnston CountyJohnstonPender CountyPenderSouthHarnett CountyHarnettNorth CarolinaN CarolinaChatham CountyChathamUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesHaywood CountyHaywoodSouth AtlanticCraven CountyCravenDurham CountyDurhamCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteIredell CountyIredellForsyth CountyForsythBrunswick CountyBrunswickGuilford CountyGuilfordHenderson CountyHendersonPitt CountyPittCabarrus CountyCabarrusUnion CountyUnionMoore CountyMooreMecklenburg CountyMecklenburgBuncombe CountyBuncombeCarteret CountyCarteretCumberland CountyCumberlandOnslow CountyOnslowNew Hanover CountyNew HanoverWake CountyWakeOrange CountyOrange27.951239%27.951239%28.0%11,02911.0k124.287394%24.287394%24.3%10,32710.3k223.613329%23.613329%23.6%20,11120.1k323.131534%23.131534%23.1%11,30611.3k422.445425%22.445425%22.4%13,01713.0k522.425697%22.425697%22.4%11,40111.4k620.395955%20.395955%20.4%12,88812.9k720.021953%20.021953%20.0%19,51819.5k819.778242%19.778242%19.8%10,88110.9k919.728246%19.728246%19.7%7,9421019.300610%19.300610%19.3%7,5891119.049186%19.049186%19.0%7,5251219.009136%19.009136%19.0%9,0091318.874962%18.874962%18.9%12,34812.3k1418.399032%18.399032%18.4%7,4541517.642623%17.642623%17.6%20,12020.1k1616.965430%16.965430%17.0%13,90313.9k1716.815759%16.815759%16.8%7,2561816.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k16.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k1916.612448%16.612448%16.6%17,72017.7k2016.455677%16.455677%16.5%10,89310.9k2116.137538%16.137538%16.1%15,30015.3k2216.070248%16.070248%16.1%8,9952315.902497%15.902497%15.9%10,24910.2k2415.278717%15.278717%15.3%16,04816.0k2515.258048%15.258048%15.3%6,3802615.030726%15.030726%15.0%17,95318.0k2714.480051%14.480051%14.5%5,7162814.392758%14.392758%14.4%11,511,24211.5M14.216846%14.216846%14.2%11,41311.4k2913.685443%13.685443%13.7%914,827915k13.118739%13.118739%13.1%6,6393013.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.993039%12.993039%13.0%5,7683112.827640%12.827640%12.8%5,478,9325.48M12.704693%12.704693%12.7%8,5733212.580092%12.580092%12.6%25,03325.0k3312.188242%12.188242%12.2%193,360193k12.136106%12.136106%12.1%13,77813.8k3412.114622%12.114622%12.1%29,35729.4k3511.976738%11.976738%12.0%11,01811.0k3611.605480%11.605480%11.6%39,37639.4k3711.299925%11.299925%11.3%9,2433811.226014%11.226014%11.2%11,64811.6k3911.076731%11.076731%11.1%13,99714.0k4010.841169%10.841169%10.8%14,87314.9k4110.426943%10.426943%10.4%6,9974210.377895%10.377895%10.4%69,51069.5k4310.036034%10.036034%10.0%18,18718.2k449.992770%9.992770%10.0%5,114459.700391%9.700391%9.7%19,52019.5k469.018363%9.018363%9.0%9,007477.713957%7.713957%7.7%11,32011.3k487.696387%7.696387%7.7%50,50850.5k497.620483%7.620483%7.6%6,52150

Bachelor's Degrees by County#58

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%10%20%30%40%50%Count#Orange CountyOrangeWake CountyWakeDurham CountyDurhamMecklenburg CountyMecklenburgChatham CountyChathamNew Hanover CountyNew HanoverBuncombe CountyBuncombeGuilford CountyGuilfordMoore CountyMooreUnion CountyUnionForsyth CountyForsythCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesHenderson CountyHendersonPitt CountyPittNorth CarolinaN CarolinaCabarrus CountyCabarrusSouthBrunswick CountyBrunswickCarteret CountyCarteretIredell CountyIredellCumberland CountyCumberlandHaywood CountyHaywoodPender CountyPenderCraven CountyCravenAlamance CountyAlamanceCatawba CountyCatawbaJohnston CountyJohnstonLee CountyLeeFranklin CountyFranklinGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonLincoln CountyLincolnNash CountyNashOnslow CountyOnslowGranville CountyGranvilleHarnett CountyHarnettWayne CountyWayneWilson CountyWilsonDavidson CountyDavidsonRowan CountyRowanBurke CountyBurkeRutherford CountyRutherfordCleveland CountyClevelandStanly CountyStanlySurry CountySurryRandolph CountyRandolphRockingham CountyRockinghamCaldwell CountyCaldwellWilkes CountyWilkesLenoir CountyLenoirRobeson CountyRobesonColumbus CountyColumbusSampson CountySampsonDuplin CountyDuplin57.692937%57.692937%57.7%49,36949.4k150.070856%50.070856%50.1%328,593329k246.928222%46.928222%46.9%93,38293.4k343.097901%43.097901%43.1%288,665289k438.806884%38.806884%38.8%19,63919.6k537.925818%37.925818%37.9%55,65555.7k636.574383%36.574383%36.6%66,27966.3k734.459515%34.459515%34.5%116,917117k834.176291%34.176291%34.2%22,93422.9k933.629273%33.629273%33.6%46,13646.1k1033.604179%33.604179%33.6%81,43281.4k1132.876863%32.876863%32.9%521,574522k30.457708%30.457708%30.5%13,009,07313.0M30.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M29.722361%29.722361%29.7%24,31224.3k1229.458649%29.458649%29.5%30,56630.6k1329.028126%29.028126%29.0%1,940,4351.94M28.615745%28.615745%28.6%36,16036.2k1428.191926%28.191926%28.2%22,547,73422.5M26.991684%26.991684%27.0%24,83124.8k1525.939387%25.939387%25.9%13,27513.3k1625.684186%25.684186%25.7%29,15929.2k1724.113324%24.113324%24.1%48,52348.5k1823.767261%23.767261%23.8%10,55110.6k1923.105763%23.105763%23.1%9,1212022.463285%22.463285%22.5%15,15815.2k2122.072642%22.072642%22.1%23,18423.2k2221.611182%21.611182%21.6%23,05223.1k2321.207783%21.207783%21.2%25,33125.3k2420.821203%20.821203%20.8%8,2252520.405562%20.405562%20.4%8,8052619.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k19.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k2719.711289%19.711289%19.7%11,03311.0k2819.573616%19.573616%19.6%12,61512.6k2919.515590%19.515590%19.5%19,49119.5k3019.420927%19.420927%19.4%7,8683119.263061%19.263061%19.3%15,46415.5k3218.664047%18.664047%18.7%15,29515.3k3318.564028%18.564028%18.6%10,21310.2k3418.193297%18.193297%18.2%20,74820.7k3517.624723%17.624723%17.6%16,71016.7k3616.866860%16.866860%16.9%10,65810.7k3716.728209%16.728209%16.7%7,9283816.303100%16.303100%16.3%10,79210.8k3916.104654%16.104654%16.1%6,7344015.281575%15.281575%15.3%7,7694115.118533%15.118533%15.1%14,73814.7k4213.830633%13.830633%13.8%9,0484313.792806%13.792806%13.8%7,9994413.761074%13.761074%13.8%6,7264513.682093%13.682093%13.7%5,5084612.629156%12.629156%12.6%10,75610.8k4711.978637%11.978637%12.0%4,7104811.923801%11.923801%11.9%5,0704910.261544%10.261544%10.3%4,04950

Very Advanced Degrees by County#59

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%5%10%Count#Orange CountyOrangeDurham CountyDurhamChatham CountyChathamWake CountyWakeMoore CountyMooreForsyth CountyForsythBuncombe CountyBuncombeNew Hanover CountyNew HanoverMecklenburg CountyMecklenburgSouth AtlanticGuilford CountyGuilfordPitt CountyPittUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSouthCarteret CountyCarteretNorth CarolinaN CarolinaHenderson CountyHendersonCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteUnion CountyUnionPender CountyPenderCabarrus CountyCabarrusBrunswick CountyBrunswickHaywood CountyHaywoodAlamance CountyAlamanceCraven CountyCravenIredell CountyIredellCumberland CountyCumberlandCleveland CountyClevelandRutherford CountyRutherfordCatawba CountyCatawbaBurke CountyBurkeNash CountyNashGranville CountyGranvilleWayne CountyWayneOnslow CountyOnslowLincoln CountyLincolnGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonWilson CountyWilsonHarnett CountyHarnettJohnston CountyJohnstonLee CountyLeeSurry CountySurryCaldwell CountyCaldwellRandolph CountyRandolphDavidson CountyDavidsonRowan CountyRowanStanly CountyStanlyRobeson CountyRobesonLenoir CountyLenoirFranklin CountyFranklinRockingham CountyRockinghamWilkes CountyWilkesColumbus CountyColumbusSampson CountySampsonDuplin CountyDuplin14.293227%14.293227%14.3%12,23112.2k18.443180%8.443180%8.4%16,80116.8k27.269745%7.269745%7.3%3,67934.892146%4.892146%4.9%32,10532.1k44.302213%4.302213%4.3%2,88754.027203%4.027203%4.0%9,75963.989140%3.989140%4.0%7,22973.986453%3.986453%4.0%5,85083.598297%3.598297%3.6%24,10124.1k93.501306%3.501306%3.5%1,495,4751.50M3.382377%3.382377%3.4%11,47611.5k103.365491%3.365491%3.4%3,492113.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.064699%3.064699%3.1%2,451,1282.45M2.997440%2.997440%3.0%1,534122.874397%2.874397%2.9%192,144192k2.754380%2.754380%2.8%2,253132.531758%2.531758%2.5%40,16540.2k2.353670%2.353670%2.4%3,229142.254592%2.254592%2.3%890152.223735%2.223735%2.2%2,810162.172944%2.172944%2.2%1,999172.171514%2.171514%2.2%964182.073595%2.073595%2.1%2,178192.027297%2.027297%2.0%1,368201.914048%1.914048%1.9%2,173211.719931%1.719931%1.7%3,461221.667774%1.667774%1.7%1,104231.662693%1.662693%1.7%788241.654682%1.654682%1.7%1,765251.641108%1.641108%1.6%1,037261.582647%1.582647%1.6%1,020271.574803%1.574803%1.6%638281.439920%1.439920%1.4%1,180291.425797%1.425797%1.4%1,424301.375663%1.375663%1.4%770311.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,9611.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,961321.270563%1.270563%1.3%699331.245671%1.245671%1.2%1,000341.240770%1.240770%1.2%1,482351.164469%1.164469%1.2%460361.164460%1.164460%1.2%592371.050109%1.050109%1.1%609381.042233%1.042233%1.0%1,016391.041721%1.041721%1.0%1,188401.014661%1.014661%1.0%962411.011623%1.011623%1.0%423420.986286%0.986286%1.0%840430.983680%0.983680%1.0%396440.957126%0.957126%1.0%413450.949251%0.949251%0.9%621460.930908%0.930908%0.9%455470.790946%0.790946%0.8%311480.785513%0.785513%0.8%334490.638654%0.638654%0.6%25250

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County#60

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#LenoirColumbusOrangeFranklinCravenRobesonHendersonSampsonBrunswickSurryGranvilleRowanStanlyJohnstonNashBurkeHarnettLeeCaldwellChathamBuncombeDurhamDuplinMecklenburgDavidsonNew HanoverCarteretN CarolinaClevelandAlamanceCharlotteRockinghamWayneCabarrusRandolphGuilfordForsythUnionWilsonWilkesPenderIredellRutherfordWakeSouth AtlanticGaston CountyGastonCatawbaMooreSouthPittHaywoodUnited StatesOnslowLincolnCumberland-1.000000x-1.000000x1.517697x1.517697x1.52x15.915%15.9%24.155%24.2%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.494642x1.494642x1.49x15.576%15.6%23.281%23.3%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.493547x1.493547x1.49x6.181%6.18%9.231%9.23%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.474849x1.474849x1.47x13.690%13.7%20.191%20.2%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.460001x1.460001x1.46x10.399%10.4%15.182%15.2%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.421149x1.421149x1.42x19.725%19.7%28.032%28.0%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.416105x1.416105x1.42x9.448%9.45%13.379%13.4%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.407871x1.407871x1.41x20.307%20.3%28.590%28.6%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.400328x1.400328x1.40x10.059%10.1%14.086%14.1%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.382234x1.382234x1.38x18.985%19.0%26.241%26.2%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.366903x1.366903x1.37x15.562%15.6%21.272%21.3%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.363802x1.363802x1.36x13.724%13.7%18.717%18.7%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.355744x1.355744x1.36x13.003%13.0%17.629%17.6%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.346674x1.346674x1.35x12.890%12.9%17.359%17.4%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.342142x1.342142x1.34x13.714%13.7%18.406%18.4%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.339535x1.339535x1.34x17.540%17.5%23.496%23.5%16-1.000000x-1.000000x1.337752x1.337752x1.34x12.210%12.2%16.334%16.3%17-1.000000x-1.000000x1.335869x1.335869x1.34x16.424%16.4%21.941%21.9%18-1.000000x-1.000000x1.315480x1.315480x1.32x19.450%19.5%25.586%25.6%19-1.000000x-1.000000x1.303648x1.303648x1.30x11.475%11.5%14.960%15.0%20-1.000000x-1.000000x1.290004x1.290004x1.29x8.833%8.83%11.395%11.4%21-1.000000x-1.000000x1.286535x1.286535x1.29x11.099%11.1%14.279%14.3%22-1.000000x-1.000000x1.284954x1.284954x1.28x24.597%24.6%31.605%31.6%23-1.000000x-1.000000x1.282326x1.282326x1.28x9.163%9.16%11.750%11.7%24-1.000000x-1.000000x1.278697x1.278697x1.28x15.569%15.6%19.908%19.9%25-1.000000x-1.000000x1.277896x1.277896x1.28x6.818%6.82%8.713%8.71%26-1.000000x-1.000000x1.273195x1.273195x1.27x8.833%8.83%11.246%11.2%27-1.000000x-1.000000x1.267161x1.267161x1.27x12.146%12.1%15.391%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.260896x1.260896x1.26x14.664%14.7%18.489%18.5%28-1.000000x-1.000000x1.259157x1.259157x1.26x13.642%13.6%17.178%17.2%29-1.000000x-1.000000x1.239815x1.239815x1.24x10.944%10.9%13.569%13.6%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.237111x1.237111x1.24x16.980%17.0%21.006%21.0%30-1.000000x-1.000000x1.232794x1.232794x1.23x15.277%15.3%18.833%18.8%31-1.000000x-1.000000x1.230131x1.230131x1.23x9.989%9.99%12.287%12.3%32-1.000000x-1.000000x1.227358x1.227358x1.23x18.041%18.0%22.142%22.1%33-1.000000x-1.000000x1.209326x1.209326x1.21x10.580%10.6%12.794%12.8%34-1.000000x-1.000000x1.208882x1.208882x1.21x11.049%11.0%13.357%13.4%35-1.000000x-1.000000x1.207877x1.207877x1.21x9.855%9.85%11.903%11.9%36-1.000000x-1.000000x1.198600x1.198600x1.20x18.127%18.1%21.727%21.7%37-1.000000x-1.000000x1.197009x1.197009x1.20x21.115%21.1%25.274%25.3%38-1.000000x-1.000000x1.195578x1.195578x1.20x13.205%13.2%15.787%15.8%39-1.000000x-1.000000x1.188370x1.188370x1.19x11.127%11.1%13.223%13.2%40-1.000000x-1.000000x1.183413x1.183413x1.18x17.491%17.5%20.699%20.7%41-1.000000x-1.000000x1.180227x1.180227x1.18x7.089%7.09%8.367%8.37%42-1.000000x-1.000000x1.178860x1.178860x1.18x11.819%11.8%13.933%13.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.175597x1.175597x1.18x15.518%15.5%18.243%18.2%43-1.000000x-1.000000x1.157706x1.157706x1.16x15.443%15.4%17.878%17.9%44-1.000000x-1.000000x1.152181x1.152181x1.15x9.731%9.73%11.212%11.2%45-1.000000x-1.000000x1.149925x1.149925x1.15x13.427%13.4%15.440%15.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.143698x1.143698x1.14x10.531%10.5%12.045%12.0%46-1.000000x-1.000000x1.129540x1.129540x1.13x12.245%12.2%13.831%13.8%47-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.079083x1.079083x1.08x8.675%8.68%9.362%9.36%48-1.000000x-1.000000x1.060649x1.060649x1.06x15.610%15.6%16.557%16.6%49-1.061581x-1.061581x1.06x1.000000x1.000000x9.972%9.97%9.393%9.39%50

Over-Education Sex Ratio by County#61

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in North Carolina, and entities that contain Gaston County
Female
Male
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Educational Attainment by County in the United States

There are 3,142 counties in the United States. This section compares Gaston County to the 50 most populous counties in the United States and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Gaston County. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 941,618.

No H.S. Diploma by County#62

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in the United States, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%5%10%15%20%25%Count#Bronx CountyBronxFresno CountyFresnoLos Angeles CountyLos AngelesDallas CountyDallasSan Bernardino CountySan BernardinoKings CountyKingsHarris CountyHarrisRiverside CountyRiversideMiami-Dade CountyMiami-DadeQueens CountyQueensPhiladelphia CountyPhiladelphiaGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonBexar CountyBexarOrange CountyOrangeClark CountyClarkWayne CountyWayneTarrant CountyTarrantSouthCook CountyCookNorth CarolinaN CarolinaSan Diego CountySan DiegoSacramento CountySacramentoMilwaukee CountyMilwaukeeMaricopa CountyMaricopaUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesNew York CountyNew YorkSanta Clara CountySanta ClaraSouth AtlanticAlameda CountyAlamedaWestchester CountyWestchesterOrange CountyOrangePima CountyPimaHillsborough CountyHillsboroughCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlottePalm Beach CountyPalm BeachTravis CountyTravisBroward CountyBrowardCuyahoga CountyCuyahogaContra Costa CountyContra CostaMecklenburg CountyMecklenburgSalt Lake CountySalt LakeFairfield CountyFairfieldSuffolk CountySuffolkFranklin CountyFranklinNassau CountyNassauHonolulu CountyHonoluluMontgomery CountyMontgomeryFulton CountyFultonFairfax CountyFairfaxWake CountyWakeKing CountyKingMiddlesex CountyMiddlesexHennepin CountyHennepinSt. Louis CountySt. LouisOakland CountyOaklandAllegheny CountyAllegheny28.837398%28.837398%28.8%261,022261k126.224410%26.224410%26.2%151,875152k222.282470%22.282470%22.3%1,495,6171.50M321.975765%21.975765%22.0%349,434349k421.207718%21.207718%21.2%274,381274k520.017506%20.017506%20.0%351,046351k619.839074%19.839074%19.8%554,024554k719.521191%19.521191%19.5%286,746287k819.375775%19.375775%19.4%362,252362k919.344706%19.344706%19.3%315,505316k1017.390838%17.390838%17.4%180,039180k1116.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k16.798348%16.798348%16.8%24,32324.3k16.576437%16.576437%16.6%194,124194k1215.490423%15.490423%15.5%325,372325k1315.108430%15.108430%15.1%210,261210k1414.881687%14.881687%14.9%173,869174k1514.774230%14.774230%14.8%182,543183k1614.392758%14.392758%14.4%11,511,24211.5M14.189351%14.189351%14.2%503,252503k1713.685443%13.685443%13.7%914,827915k13.598133%13.598133%13.6%293,959294k1813.220947%13.220947%13.2%129,386129k1913.092854%13.092854%13.1%81,52281.5k2013.051927%13.051927%13.1%348,801349k2113.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.996284%12.996284%13.0%160,845161k2212.928824%12.928824%12.9%166,105166k2312.827640%12.827640%12.8%5,478,9325.48M12.700590%12.700590%12.7%141,393141k2412.397264%12.397264%12.4%81,98182.0k2512.319191%12.319191%12.3%101,664102k2612.252238%12.252238%12.3%81,21881.2k2712.196236%12.196236%12.2%108,416108k2812.188242%12.188242%12.2%193,360193k12.054893%12.054893%12.1%122,162122k2911.841956%11.841956%11.8%90,92190.9k3011.688725%11.688725%11.7%152,462152k3111.473065%11.473065%11.5%100,034100k3210.940787%10.940787%10.9%82,37182.4k3310.377895%10.377895%10.4%69,51069.5k3410.238253%10.238253%10.2%69,21169.2k3510.103521%10.103521%10.1%64,29864.3k369.992975%9.992975%10.0%102,414102k379.640656%9.640656%9.6%78,29978.3k389.121758%9.121758%9.1%85,26785.3k398.945780%8.945780%8.9%60,28460.3k408.836226%8.836226%8.8%62,20562.2k418.677323%8.677323%8.7%57,57157.6k428.282040%8.282040%8.3%63,67163.7k437.696387%7.696387%7.7%50,50850.5k447.543133%7.543133%7.5%110,490110k457.360151%7.360151%7.4%80,37880.4k467.173605%7.173605%7.2%59,66059.7k477.049887%7.049887%7.0%48,46648.5k486.540987%6.540987%6.5%56,30256.3k496.132273%6.132273%6.1%53,97454.0k50

Bachelor's Degrees by County#63

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in the United States, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%20%40%60%Count#New York CountyNew YorkFairfax CountyFairfaxMontgomery CountyMontgomeryMiddlesex CountyMiddlesexWake CountyWakeFulton CountyFultonSanta Clara CountySanta ClaraKing CountyKingHennepin CountyHennepinWestchester CountyWestchesterTravis CountyTravisFairfield CountyFairfieldOakland CountyOaklandAlameda CountyAlamedaNassau CountyNassauMecklenburg CountyMecklenburgSt. Louis CountySt. LouisContra Costa CountyContra CostaAllegheny CountyAlleghenyOrange CountyOrangeFranklin CountyFranklinSan Diego CountySan DiegoCook CountyCookSuffolk CountySuffolkPalm Beach CountyPalm BeachKings CountyKingsHonolulu CountyHonoluluCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteSalt Lake CountySalt LakeOrange CountyOrangeHillsborough CountyHillsboroughBroward CountyBrowardMaricopa CountyMaricopaCuyahoga CountyCuyahogaPima CountyPimaLos Angeles CountyLos AngelesTarrant CountyTarrantQueens CountyQueensSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesHarris CountyHarrisMilwaukee CountyMilwaukeeDallas CountyDallasSacramento CountySacramentoNorth CarolinaN CarolinaSouthMiami-Dade CountyMiami-DadeBexar CountyBexarPhiladelphia CountyPhiladelphiaClark CountyClarkWayne CountyWayneRiverside CountyRiversideGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGastonFresno CountyFresnoSan Bernardino CountySan BernardinoBronx CountyBronx60.434640%60.434640%60.4%747,953748k160.260099%60.260099%60.3%463,270463k258.105449%58.105449%58.1%409,049409k353.004569%53.004569%53.0%578,847579k450.070856%50.070856%50.1%328,593329k549.806094%49.806094%49.8%330,446330k649.103299%49.103299%49.1%630,862631k749.055555%49.055555%49.1%718,554719k847.581343%47.581343%47.6%395,715396k947.303651%47.303651%47.3%312,811313k1046.446606%46.446606%46.4%356,611357k1146.362462%46.362462%46.4%295,047295k1245.020952%45.020952%45.0%387,521388k1343.887830%43.887830%43.9%488,594489k1443.543885%43.543885%43.5%407,033407k1543.097901%43.097901%43.1%288,665289k1642.382090%42.382090%42.4%291,365291k1740.269631%40.269631%40.3%303,182303k1839.069581%39.069581%39.1%343,876344k1938.447168%38.447168%38.4%807,572808k2038.352941%38.352941%38.4%311,493311k2136.494430%36.494430%36.5%788,922789k2236.471153%36.471153%36.5%1,293,5181.29M2334.384794%34.384794%34.4%352,396352k2434.188819%34.188819%34.2%346,463346k2534.081468%34.081468%34.1%597,685598k2633.350646%33.350646%33.4%224,744225k2732.876863%32.876863%32.9%521,574522k32.800693%32.800693%32.8%221,734222k2831.922850%31.922850%31.9%263,443263k2931.433296%31.433296%31.4%279,420279k3031.015731%31.015731%31.0%404,554405k3130.968863%30.968863%31.0%827,615828k3230.891280%30.891280%30.9%269,342269k3330.800609%30.800609%30.8%204,172204k3430.764105%30.764105%30.8%2,064,9112.06M3530.734653%30.734653%30.7%379,742380k3630.595789%30.595789%30.6%499,006499k3730.457708%30.457708%30.5%13,009,07313.0M30.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M30.076273%30.076273%30.1%839,907840k3829.748251%29.748251%29.7%185,226185k3929.683200%29.683200%29.7%471,989472k4029.283682%29.283682%29.3%286,583287k4129.028126%29.028126%29.0%1,940,4351.94M28.191926%28.191926%28.2%22,547,73422.5M27.281635%27.281635%27.3%510,061510k4226.926164%26.926164%26.9%315,328315k4326.349720%26.349720%26.3%272,786273k4422.823853%22.823853%22.8%317,635318k4522.338065%22.338065%22.3%260,985261k4621.189043%21.189043%21.2%311,245311k4719.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k19.833004%19.833004%19.8%28,71728.7k19.731980%19.731980%19.7%114,275114k4819.317210%19.317210%19.3%249,922250k4919.131504%19.131504%19.1%173,169173k50

Very Advanced Degrees by County#64

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Gaston County, selected other counties in the United States, and entities that contain Gaston County
0%2%4%6%8%10%12%Count#Montgomery CountyMontgomeryNew York CountyNew YorkMiddlesex CountyMiddlesexFairfax CountyFairfaxWestchester CountyWestchesterSanta Clara CountySanta ClaraNassau CountyNassauAlameda CountyAlamedaFulton CountyFultonKing CountyKingFairfield CountyFairfieldSt. Louis CountySt. LouisOakland CountyOaklandHennepin CountyHennepinTravis CountyTravisAllegheny CountyAlleghenyContra Costa CountyContra CostaWake CountyWakeSan Diego CountySan DiegoPalm Beach CountyPalm BeachOrange CountyOrangeFranklin CountyFranklinCook CountyCookCuyahoga CountyCuyahogaPima CountyPimaHonolulu CountyHonoluluSuffolk CountySuffolkMiami-Dade CountyMiami-DadeSalt Lake CountySalt LakePhiladelphia CountyPhiladelphiaLos Angeles CountyLos AngelesMecklenburg CountyMecklenburgBroward CountyBrowardSouth AtlanticHillsborough CountyHillsboroughKings CountyKingsHarris CountyHarrisUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSacramento CountySacramentoMaricopa CountyMaricopaSouthDallas CountyDallasOrange CountyOrangeMilwaukee CountyMilwaukeeNorth CarolinaN CarolinaBexar CountyBexarQueens CountyQueensCharlotte, Concord, and Gastonia Metro AreaCharlotteFresno CountyFresnoTarrant CountyTarrantClark CountyClarkRiverside CountyRiversideWayne CountyWayneSan Bernardino CountySan BernardinoBronx CountyBronxGaston County SchoolsGaston CountyGaston CountyGaston12.399695%12.399695%12.4%87,29187.3k110.788423%10.788423%10.8%133,520134k28.541485%8.541485%8.5%93,27993.3k37.784891%7.784891%7.8%59,84959.8k47.604460%7.604460%7.6%50,28750.3k56.177550%6.177550%6.2%79,36779.4k65.833659%5.833659%5.8%54,53154.5k75.762347%5.762347%5.8%64,15164.2k85.719518%5.719518%5.7%37,94737.9k95.673632%5.673632%5.7%83,10683.1k105.463614%5.463614%5.5%34,77034.8k115.244723%5.244723%5.2%36,05636.1k125.214131%5.214131%5.2%44,88144.9k135.193709%5.193709%5.2%43,19443.2k145.061951%5.061951%5.1%38,86538.9k155.039180%5.039180%5.0%44,35344.4k164.956168%4.956168%5.0%37,31437.3k174.892146%4.892146%4.9%32,10532.1k184.749001%4.749001%4.7%102,662103k194.475020%4.475020%4.5%45,34945.3k204.348784%4.348784%4.3%91,34591.3k214.335519%4.335519%4.3%35,21235.2k224.239617%4.239617%4.2%150,366150k234.184410%4.184410%4.2%36,48436.5k244.139192%4.139192%4.1%27,43827.4k253.970725%3.970725%4.0%26,75826.8k263.962200%3.962200%4.0%40,60740.6k273.784527%3.784527%3.8%70,75670.8k283.768025%3.768025%3.8%25,47225.5k293.720350%3.720350%3.7%38,51538.5k303.604427%3.604427%3.6%241,932242k313.598297%3.598297%3.6%24,10124.1k323.517075%3.517075%3.5%45,87545.9k333.501306%3.501306%3.5%1,495,4751.50M3.474402%3.474402%3.5%30,88530.9k343.384967%3.384967%3.4%59,36259.4k353.344637%3.344637%3.3%93,40293.4k363.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.266254%3.266254%3.3%31,96532.0k373.113482%3.113482%3.1%83,20583.2k383.064699%3.064699%3.1%2,451,1282.45M3.037379%3.037379%3.0%48,29748.3k392.990491%2.990491%3.0%24,67924.7k402.985811%2.985811%3.0%18,59118.6k412.874397%2.874397%2.9%192,144192k2.818073%2.818073%2.8%33,00233.0k422.756960%2.756960%2.8%44,96545.0k432.531758%2.531758%2.5%40,16540.2k2.392530%2.392530%2.4%13,85613.9k442.368743%2.368743%2.4%29,26729.3k452.315475%2.315475%2.3%32,22432.2k462.260473%2.260473%2.3%33,20433.2k472.178386%2.178386%2.2%25,45125.5k481.852789%1.852789%1.9%23,97124.0k491.664253%1.664253%1.7%15,06415.1k501.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,9611.354338%1.354338%1.4%1,961

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County#65

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 Gaston County, selected other counties in the United States, and entities that contain Gaston County
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