25.9 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Burton, South Carolina


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

This number was 10.4 percent lower than the state average of 36.3 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 8,169.

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

Degree distribution in Burton, South Carolina for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
596
12.9
Regular high school diploma
1,323
28.6
GED or alternative credential
230
5
Some college less than 1 year
390
8.4
Some college 1 or more years no degree
886
19.2
Associate's degree
424
9.2
Bachelor's degree
489
10.6
Master's degree
206
4.5
Professional school degree
25
0.5
Doctorate degree
52
1.1
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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