Educational attainment (mapped by county)

Percent high school graduates

Population Age 25 and Above, 2017

Garfield (96.5 percent), San Juan (96.1 percent) and Whitman (95.4 percent)t) counties had the highest percentages of high school graduates.

Adams (65.2 percent), Yakima (73.2 percent) and Franklin (74.2 percent) counties had the lowest percentages of high school graduates.

Percent holding bachelor's or higher degree

Population Age 25 and Above, 2017

King (50.3 percent), Whitman (48.4 percent) and San Juan (48.3 percent) counties had the highest percentages of residents age 25 and above holding bachelor's or higher degrees.

Adams (13.6 percent), Grays Harbor (15.2 percent) and Lewis (15.4 percent) counties had the lowest percentages of residents age 25 and above holding bachelor's or higher degrees.

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Last modified: May 21, 2019
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