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Bachelor's Degree Recipients


Percent of population 25 years and over who have earned a bachelor's degree, 2006.

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55% - Marin County: 52.2% San Francisco County: 50.4% San Mateo County: 44.2% Santa Clara County: 44.1% Alameda County: 38.6% Yolo County: 37.7% Contra Costa County: 37.2% Santa Cruz County: 35.9% Orange County: 34.8% San Diego County: 33.3% Placer County: 31.9% El Dorado County: 31.6% San Luis Obispo County: 31.1% Napa County: 31.0% Santa Barbara County: 30.4% Sonoma County: 30.4% Ventura County: 29.8% Nevada County: 29.1% California State Average: 29.0% Sacramento County: 27.8% Los Angeles County: 27.7% Humboldt County: 26.1% Butte County: 24.4% Monterey County: 23.6% Solano County: 22.5% Mendocino County: 22.2% Fresno County: 19.0% Riverside County: 18.9% Sutter County: 18.5% San Bernardino County: 17.4% Lake County: 16.6% San Joaquin County: 16.4% Shasta County: 16.0% Stanislaus County: 15.4% Kern County: 14.4% Kings County: 12.4% Tulare County: 12.4% Yuba County: 12.4% Merced County: 11.6% Madera County: 10.7% Imperial County: 10.6%  
41% -
28% -
14% -

Marin County

San Francisco County

San Mateo County

Santa Clara County

Alameda County

Yolo County

Contra Costa County

Santa Cruz County

Orange County

San Diego County

Placer County

El Dorado County

San Luis Obispo County

Napa County

Santa Barbara County

Sonoma County

Ventura County

Nevada County

California State Average

Sacramento County

Los Angeles County

Humboldt County

Butte County

Monterey County

Solano County

Mendocino County

Fresno County

Riverside County

Sutter County

San Bernardino County

Lake County

San Joaquin County

Shasta County

Stanislaus County

Kern County

Kings County

Tulare County

Yuba County

Merced County

Madera County

Imperial County

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