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Educational Attainment by County

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT BY COUNTY, 1990 CENSUS
Universe: Persons 25 Years and Over

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                              Less                                                               Percent
                 Persons      Than  9th-12th      High                               Graduate/      High   Percent
                  25 Yrs       9th        No    School      Some    Assoc.  Bachelor     Prof.    School   College
                  & Over     Grade   Diploma  Graduate   College    Degree    Degree    Degree  Graduate  Graduate
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State Total    1,496,150   227,633   275,848   489,570   249,100    54,695   132,712    66,592      66.3      13.3

Arkansas          14,059     2,888     2,577     4,934     1,921       294     1,044       401      61.1      10.3
Ashley            15,222     2,468     3,191     5,874     1,964       303       978       444      62.8       9.3
Baxter            23,364     3,130     4,361     8,307     4,231       899     1,661       775      67.9      10.4
Benton            64,675     6,348     9,967    23,121    12,886     3,062     6,343     2,948      74.8      14.4
Boone             18,765     2,811     3,260     6,711     3,166       817     1,433       567      67.6      10.7
Bradley            7,731     1,512     1,879     2,677       762       147       598       156      56.1       9.8
Calhoun            3,770       646       736     1,534       433       142       190        89      63.3       7.4
Carroll           12,678     1,887     2,125     4,460     2,351       384       963       508      68.4      11.6
Chicot             9,278     2,341     2,186     2,927       929       126       548       221      51.2       8.3
Clark             12,805     2,072     2,422     3,664     2,048       311     1,355       933      64.9      17.9
Clay              12,450     4,117     2,365     3,927     1,087       309       402       243      47.9       5.2
Cleburne          13,848     2,708     2,686     4,763     2,027       369       864       431      61.0       9.4
Cleveland          5,017       838     1,173     1,996       501       116       273       120      59.9       7.8
Columbia          16,102     2,169     3,585     5,058     2,606       581     1,458       645      64.3      13.1
Conway            12,317     1,884     2,489     4,983     1,414       340       776       431      64.5       9.8
Craighead         42,031     7,095     6,565    12,582     7,469     1,441     4,357     2,522      67.5      16.4
Crawford          26,414     4,139     5,433     8,937     4,685     1,219     1,363       638      63.8       7.6
Crittenden        29,107     5,776     6,568     9,005     4,043       866     2,010       839      57.6       9.8
Cross             11,619     2,620     2,510     3,886     1,391       279       654       279      55.8       8.0
Dallas             6,376     1,219     1,384     2,465       633       116       377       182      59.2       8.8
Desha              9,953     2,145     2,181     3,027     1,381       187       744       288      56.5      10.4
Drew              10,405     1,685     2,158     3,533     1,407       179       937       506      63.1      13.9
Faulkner          34,794     3,865     5,750    11,278     6,457     1,209     3,758     2,477      72.4      17.9
Franklin           9,638     1,848     2,002     3,304     1,278       358       562       286      60.1       8.8
Fulton             6,960     1,685     1,457     2,532       758       155       266       107      54.9       5.4
Garland           51,901     6,221     9,258    16,498    10,241     2,308     4,873     2,502      70.2      14.2
Grant              8,989     1,196     1,604     3,798     1,288       267       542       294      68.9       9.3
Greene            20,743     4,554     4,058     7,319     2,612       314     1,278       608      58.5       9.1
Hempstead         13,881     2,052     3,219     5,138     1,748       436       909       379      62.0       9.3
Hot Spring        17,199     2,580     3,530     6,826     2,131       583       974       575      64.5       9.0
Howard             8,567     1,423     1,848     3,278     1,075       236       500       207      61.8       8.3
Independence      20,123     3,216     4,200     7,116     2,909       604     1,365       713      63.1      10.3
Izard              8,180     1,612     1,568     2,920     1,060       249       496       275      61.1       9.4
Jackson           12,651     3,171     2,946     4,191     1,293       208       636       206      51.6       6.7
Jefferson         51,741     7,514    10,123    17,284     8,013     1,247     5,404     2,156      65.9      14.6
Johnson           11,767     2,308     2,005     4,039     1,714       292       917       492      63.3      12.0
Lafayette          6,098     1,312     1,641     1,882       733       110       299       121      51.6       6.9
Lawrence          11,470     3,030     2,326     4,045     1,133       238       420       278      53.3       6.1
Lee                7,625     2,257     2,001     1,710       833       260       351       213      44.2       7.4
Lincoln            9,040     1,673     2,077     3,136     1,346       300       395       113      58.5       5.6
Little River       8,710     1,200     1,882     3,204     1,389       327       440       268      64.6       8.1
Logan             13,246     2,473     3,076     4,594     1,795       412       625       271      58.1       6.8
Lonoke            24,400     3,215     4,813     8,617     4,402       916     1,744       693      67.1      10.0
Madison            7,553     1,838     1,215     2,635     1,054       188       410       213      59.6       8.2
Marion             8,663     1,327     1,772     3,093     1,446       330       480       215      64.2       8.0
Miller            23,846     3,565     5,042     8,118     3,800     1,058     1,465       798      63.9       9.5
Mississippi       33,340     7,151     6,170     9,897     5,499     1,117     2,473     1,033      60.0      10.5
Monroe             7,094     1,751     1,590     2,224       838        95       418       178      52.9       8.4
Montgomery         5,418     1,061     1,102     1,901       823       152       223       156      60.1       7.0
Nevada             6,501       989     1,571     2,356       773       172       448       192      60.6       9.8
Newton             4,929     1,144       920     1,860       600        69       242        94      58.1       6.8
Ouachita          19,999     2,956     4,082     6,375     3,416       729     1,789       652      64.8      12.2
Perry              5,226       905     1,126     2,127       626       116       221       105      61.1       6.2
Phillips          16,474     4,493     3,489     3,698     2,515       768     1,041       470      51.5       9.2
Pike               6,590     1,077     1,486     2,508       819       143       421       136      61.1       8.5
Poinsett          15,815     4,904     3,171     5,155     1,446       261       589       289      48.9       5.6
Polk              11,509     2,103     2,222     3,813     1,800       435       734       402      62.4       9.9
Pope              27,976     4,224     5,150     8,549     5,075       856     2,759     1,363      66.5      14.7
Prairie            6,236     1,444     1,283     2,174       723       161       312       139      56.3       7.2
Pulaski          223,000    16,308    30,476    63,370    49,337    11,107    34,050    18,352      79.0      23.5
Randolph          10,892     3,035     1,934     3,721     1,099       245       522       336      54.4       7.9
St. Francis       16,653     3,820     3,664     4,811     2,311       629     1,018       400      55.1       8.5
Saline            41,032     4,336     6,803    15,892     7,215     1,910     3,650     1,226      72.9      11.9
Scott              6,730     1,576     1,531     2,146       857       220       268       132      53.8       5.9
Searcy             5,352     1,553       984     1,622       683       111       261       138      52.6       7.5
Sebastian         64,319     6,848    11,380    19,529    13,016     4,168     6,397     2,981      71.7      14.6
Sevier             8,855     1,715     1,916     3,022     1,253       315       456       178      59.0       7.2
Sharp             10,060     1,704     1,868     3,789     1,606       217       549       327      64.5       8.7
Stone              6,759     1,582     1,146     2,246       913       240       444       188      59.6       9.4
Union             30,202     3,628     6,672    10,065     4,828     1,184     2,764     1,061      65.9      12.7
Van Buren          9,918     1,831     1,883     3,466     1,435       260       682       361      62.6      10.5
Washington        68,196     8,137    10,112    20,921    12,752     2,632     8,331     5,311      73.2      20.0
White             33,760     5,895     6,725    11,371     5,095       994     2,288     1,392      62.6      10.9
Woodruff           5,917     1,504     1,530     1,817       526        99       312       129      48.7       7.5
Yell              11,627     2,326     2,648     4,219     1,378       198       613       245      57.2       7.4
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Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, 1990 Census of Population and Housing Summary Tape File 3A.