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Bachelor's Degree Recipients


Percent of population 25 years and over who have earned a bachelor's degree, 2005.

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60% - Marin County: 59.0% San Francisco County: 50.1% Santa Clara County: 44.6% San Mateo County: 43.6% Alameda County: 39.6% Santa Cruz County: 38.3% Contra Costa County: 37.8% Yolo County: 37.5% Orange County: 34.9% San Diego County: 34.0% Nevada County: 33.4% Placer County: 32.5% Santa Barbara County: 32.0% El Dorado County: 31.5% Sonoma County: 30.9% Napa County: 30.5% San Luis Obispo County: 30.0% Ventura County: 29.8% California State Average: 29.5% Sacramento County: 28.1% Los Angeles County: 27.6% Mendocino County: 26.6% Humboldt County: 26.5% Butte County: 26.4% Monterey County: 24.1% Solano County: 22.8% Riverside County: 20.3% Fresno County: 19.7% Shasta County: 18.8% Sutter County: 17.9% San Bernardino County: 17.5% San Joaquin County: 17.3% Kern County: 15.8% Stanislaus County: 14.6% Merced County: 13.5% Lake County: 13.0% Madera County: 12.7% Tulare County: 12.5% Yuba County: 12.2% Imperial County: 11.6% Kings County: 10.8%  
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Marin County

San Francisco County

Santa Clara County

San Mateo County

Alameda County

Santa Cruz County

Contra Costa County

Yolo County

Orange County

San Diego County

Nevada County

Placer County

Santa Barbara County

El Dorado County

Sonoma County

Napa County

San Luis Obispo County

Ventura County

California State Average

Sacramento County

Los Angeles County

Mendocino County

Humboldt County

Butte County

Monterey County

Solano County

Riverside County

Fresno County

Shasta County

Sutter County

San Bernardino County

San Joaquin County

Kern County

Stanislaus County

Merced County

Lake County

Madera County

Tulare County

Yuba County

Imperial County

Kings County

CA Reference Color State Average
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Source of Data: U.S. Census Bureau American FactFinder
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