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


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

This number was 14.7 percent lower than the state average of 36.3 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 3,018.

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

Degree distribution in Lakewood, South Carolina for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
393
18.1
Regular high school diploma
788
36.2
GED or alternative credential
156
7.2
Some college less than 1 year
35
1.6
Some college 1 or more years no degree
333
15.3
Associate's degree
315
14.5
Bachelor's degree
82
3.8
Master's degree
49
2.3
Professional school degree
0
0
Doctorate degree
25
1.1
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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