9 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Boston, Kentucky


9 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Boston, Kentucky in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

This number was 22.2 percent lower than the state average of 31.2 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 89.

64.1 percent of the population had at least a high school diploma or the equivalent. The table below shows how many Boston, Kentucky residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017 held each of the listed degrees.

Degree distribution in Boston, Kentucky for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
28
35.9
Regular high school diploma
21
26.9
GED or alternative credential
7
9
Some college less than 1 year
15
19.2
Some college 1 or more years no degree
0
0
Associate's degree
7
9
Bachelor's degree
0
0
Master's degree
0
0
Professional school degree
0
0
Doctorate degree
0
0
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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