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High School Graduates


Percent of population 25 years and over who have a high school diploma, 2009.

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100% - Nevada County: 95.2% El Dorado County: 93.5% Placer County: 92.3% Marin County: 91.9% Humboldt County: 91.0% Lake County: 89.3% San Luis Obispo County: 88.9% Contra Costa County: 88.2% San Mateo County: 88.1% Shasta County: 87.8% Butte County: 87.0% Sonoma County: 86.2% San Francisco County: 85.9% Solano County: 85.9% Santa Clara County: 85.7% San Diego County: 85.4% Alameda County: 85.2% Sacramento County: 85.1% Santa Cruz County: 84.7% Yolo County: 84.4% Mendocino County: 84.0% Napa County: 83.5% Orange County: 83.2% Ventura County: 83.1% California State Average: 80.6% Riverside County: 79.3% Santa Barbara County: 79.3% Sutter County: 79.0% San Bernardino County: 77.9% Los Angeles County: 75.9% Yuba County: 75.7% San Joaquin County: 74.6% Stanislaus County: 74.4% Kings County: 72.6% Fresno County: 71.9% Kern County: 71.5% Monterey County: 69.4% Madera County: 68.3% Tulare County: 67.4% Merced County: 66.1% Imperial County: 63.3%  
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Nevada County

El Dorado County

Placer County

Marin County

Humboldt County

Lake County

San Luis Obispo County

Contra Costa County

San Mateo County

Shasta County

Butte County

Sonoma County

San Francisco County

Solano County

Santa Clara County

San Diego County

Alameda County

Sacramento County

Santa Cruz County

Yolo County

Mendocino County

Napa County

Orange County

Ventura County

California State Average

Riverside County

Santa Barbara County

Sutter County

San Bernardino County

Los Angeles County

Yuba County

San Joaquin County

Stanislaus County

Kings County

Fresno County

Kern County

Monterey County

Madera County

Tulare County

Merced 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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