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High School Graduates


Percent of population 25 years and over who have a high school diploma, 2005.

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100% - Marin County: 95.4% Nevada County: 92.6% El Dorado County: 92.5% Placer County: 91.1% Humboldt County: 90.4% San Luis Obispo County: 88.6% Contra Costa County: 88.3% San Mateo County: 88.0% Butte County: 87.7% Lake County: 87.3% Solano County: 87.3% Santa Cruz County: 86.9% Shasta County: 86.5% Napa County: 86.4% Sonoma County: 86.1% Yolo County: 86.0% Alameda County: 85.9% Santa Clara County: 85.7% Sacramento County: 85.1% San Diego County: 84.7% San Francisco County: 84.5% Mendocino County: 83.8% Ventura County: 83.0% Orange County: 82.6% Santa Barbara County: 81.6% Sutter County: 80.6% California State Average: 80.1% Riverside County: 78.4% San Bernardino County: 75.9% San Joaquin County: 75.6% Stanislaus County: 74.9% Yuba County: 74.6% Los Angeles County: 74.4% Kern County: 72.2% Kings County: 71.8% Fresno County: 71.4% Monterey County: 71.2% Madera County: 70.7% Merced County: 68.3% Tulare County: 65.5% Imperial County: 62.4%  
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Marin County

Nevada County

El Dorado County

Placer County

Humboldt County

San Luis Obispo County

Contra Costa County

San Mateo County

Butte County

Lake County

Solano County

Santa Cruz County

Shasta County

Napa County

Sonoma County

Yolo County

Alameda County

Santa Clara County

Sacramento County

San Diego County

San Francisco County

Mendocino County

Ventura County

Orange County

Santa Barbara County

Sutter County

California State Average

Riverside County

San Bernardino County

San Joaquin County

Stanislaus County

Yuba County

Los Angeles County

Kern County

Kings County

Fresno County

Monterey County

Madera County

Merced County

Tulare County

Imperial County

CA Reference Color State Average
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Not all counties are included in the data from the Census Bureau.

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Source of Data: U.S. Census Bureau American FactFinder
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