CALIFORNIA POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION COMMISSION

NOTICE OF IMPENDING CLOSURE

Funding for CPEC has been eliminated from the 2011-12 state budget; as a result, the agency will close in fall 2011. The website will move to the Community College Chancellor's Office on Friday, 9/23/2011. It will be down over the weekend. It is not known what sections of the website will be available in the future.

Nevada County
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Nevada County Stats
County stats at a glance
Population: 105,381 (2009)
Median Household income: $57,250 (2009)
Population in Poverty: 10.1% (2009)
Unemployment Rate: 10.7% (2009)

Educational Attainment (2009)
High school graduates: 95.2%
Baccalaureate recipients: 32.2%
Advanced degree recipients: 11.8%

Projected County Growth 1970 - 2050:

Sources:
California Department of Finance
US Census Bureau


College-going rate 2009
High School Graduates: 1,506
UC Freshmen: 44
CSU Freshmen: 55
CCC Freshmen: 34
Public College Freshmen: 133

 UC:    2.9%
 CSU:  3.7%
 CCC:  2.3%
 Vertical line is state average
Overall College-going rate to publics: 8.8%



Comprehensive Public High Schools in Nevada County: 6
 Nevada Union High, Grass Valley
HS Grads: 479, First-time Frosh: 91
 Bear River High, Grass Valley
HS Grads: 241, First-time Frosh: 66
 Forest Charter, Nevada City
HS Grads: 81, First-time Frosh: 3
 Bitney Springs Charter High, Grass Valley
HS Grads: N/A, First-time Frosh: 2
 Providence High, Nevada City
HS Grads: N/A, First-time Frosh: 1
 Forest Charter, Nevada City
HS Grads: N/A, First-time Frosh: 2