30.6 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Machias, Maine


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

This number was 9.7 percent lower than the state average of 40.3 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 1,097.

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

Degree distribution in Machias, Maine for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
86
10.4
Regular high school diploma
280
33.8
GED or alternative credential
38
4.6
Some college less than 1 year
42
5.1
Some college 1 or more years no degree
129
15.6
Associate's degree
60
7.2
Bachelor's degree
118
14.3
Master's degree
26
3.1
Professional school degree
34
4.1
Doctorate degree
15
1.8
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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