41.8 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Old Orchard Beach, Maine


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

This number was 1.5 percent higher than the state average of 40.3 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 8,745.

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

Degree distribution in Old Orchard Beach, Maine for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
455
6.2
Regular high school diploma
1,759
23.9
GED or alternative credential
281
3.8
Some college less than 1 year
540
7.3
Some college 1 or more years no degree
1,253
17
Associate's degree
709
9.6
Bachelor's degree
1,680
22.8
Master's degree
570
7.7
Professional school degree
56
0.8
Doctorate degree
67
0.9
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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