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Educational Attainment by County - 1980

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT BY COUNTY 1980
Universe: Persons 25 and Over

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                            Less    1 to 3                                           Percent
               Persons      Than     Years      High    1 to 3                5 or      High   Percent
                25 Yrs       9th      High    School     Years         4      More    School   College
                & Over     Grade    School  Graduate   College     Years     Years  Graduate  Graduate
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State Total  1,337,118   358,670   236,967   443,429   153,375    83,580    61,097      55.5      10.8

Arkansas        14,603     4,710     2,765     4,633     1,319       754       422      48.8       8.1
Ashley          15,083     3,998     3,203     5,458     1,261       849       314      52.3       7.7
Baxter          19,565     4,738     3,616     7,554     1,896     1,053       708      57.3       9.0
Benton          48,227    10,612     7,833    17,832     6,255     3,303     2,392      61.8      11.8
Boone           16,324     3,910     2,675     6,157     1,977     1,009       596      59.7       9.8
Bradley          8,480     2,618     1,912     2,730       538       436       246      46.6       8.0
Calhoun          3,602     1,081       816     1,339       217        96        53      47.3       4.1
Carroll         10,763     2,920     1,698     3,776     1,313       592       464      57.1       9.8
Chicot           9,605     3,845     1,813     2,522       776       377       272      41.1       6.8
Clark           12,932     3,380     2,320     3,794     1,390       957     1,091      55.9      15.8
Clay            13,116     6,165     1,968     3,604       756       339       284      38.0       4.7
Cleburne        11,022     3,574     1,990     3,438     1,224       493       303      49.5       7.2
Cleveland        4,773     1,632       966     1,598       291       200        86      45.6       6.0
Columbia        15,526     4,222     3,145     4,935     1,698       933       593      52.6       9.8
Conway          11,413     3,345     2,259     4,030       906       485       388      50.9       7.6
Craighead       35,370    10,444     5,835    10,388     4,012     2,400     2,291      54.0      13.3
Crawford        21,282     5,923     4,177     7,744     2,353       596       489      52.5       5.1
Crittenden      25,586     8,659     5,119     7,451     2,493     1,136       728      46.2       7.3
Cross           11,106     4,157     2,117     3,214       794       526       298      43.5       7.4
Dallas           6,376     1,517     1,547     2,152       598       376       186      51.9       8.8
Desha           10,619     3,739     1,971     3,024       950       628       307      46.2       8.8
Drew             9,901     2,816     1,975     2,784     1,054       763       509      51.6      12.8
Faulkner        24,456     5,107     4,199     8,298     3,309     1,916     1,627      61.9      14.5
Franklin         8,828     2,629     1,684     3,086       887       296       246      51.1       6.1
Fulton           6,502     2,360       978     2,265       552       244       103      48.7       5.3
Garland         46,293    10,565     8,019    16,188     6,276     3,102     2,143      59.9      11.3
Grant            7,730     1,978     1,621     2,959       604       352       216      53.4       7.3
Greene          18,523     6,787     3,441     5,598     1,338       776       583      44.8       7.3
Hempstead       14,270     3,415     2,829     5,492     1,280       817       437      56.2       8.8
Hot Spring      16,293     4,201     3,291     5,925     1,546       824       506      54.0       8.2
Howard           8,157     2,502     1,733     2,700       642       372       208      48.1       7.1
Independence    18,107     5,296     3,720     5,979     1,632       959       521      50.2       8.2
Izard            7,491     2,474     1,187     2,450       734       385       261      51.1       8.6
Jackson         12,971     4,916     2,708     3,436       871       680       360      41.2       8.0
Jefferson       50,229    12,330     8,970    17,133     5,802     3,827     2,167      57.6      11.9
Johnson         10,666     3,700     1,868     3,089     1,077       561       371      47.8       8.7
Lafayette        6,011     2,263     1,274     1,745       388       200       141      41.2       5.7
Lawrence        11,256     4,677     1,968     3,233       760       324       294      41.0       5.5
Lee              8,243     3,972     1,641     1,463       583       311       273      31.9       7.1
Lincoln          7,798     2,731     1,820     2,279       524       267       177      41.6       5.7
Little River     7,892     2,233     1,540     2,598       914       391       216      52.2       7.7
Logan           12,171     4,049     2,462     4,008       889       504       259      46.5       6.3
Lonoke          19,451     5,246     3,829     6,794     2,023       997       562      53.3       8.0
Madison          7,078     2,655     1,036     2,341       606       228       212      47.9       6.2
Marion           7,460     1,948     1,321     2,774       877       331       209      56.2       7.2
Miller          21,930     5,417     4,473     7,651     2,684       921       784      54.9       7.8
Mississippi     31,503    11,425     5,316     9,086     2,955     1,751       970      46.9       8.6
Monroe           8,014     3,145     1,679     2,052       650       339       149      39.8       6.1
Montgomery       5,061     1,615     1,041     1,645       367       253       140      47.5       7.8
Nevada           6,709     1,956     1,533     2,276       494       269       181      48.0       6.7
Newton           4,651     1,804       742     1,391       393       233        88      45.3       6.9
Ouachita        18,704     5,010     3,975     6,052     1,964     1,082       621      52.0       9.1
Perry            4,356     1,327       797     1,629       360       159        84      51.2       5.6
Phillips        18,357     7,284     3,417     4,242     1,889       943       582      41.7       8.3
Pike             6,350     2,009     1,279     2,143       463       291       165      48.2       7.2
Poinsett        15,696     6,776     2,731     4,222       988       653       326      39.4       6.2
Polk            10,640     3,470     1,862     3,467       984       500       357      49.9       8.1
Pope            22,126     5,910     3,487     7,471     2,650     1,374     1,234      57.5      11.8
Prairie          6,038     2,375     1,081     1,785       402       255       140      42.8       6.5
Pulaski        195,502    27,432    27,910    70,021    33,290    20,672    16,177      71.7      18.8
Randolph        10,179     4,206     1,674     2,945       710       347       297      42.2       6.3
St. Francis     16,162     5,827     3,054     4,566     1,416       789       510      45.1       8.0
Saline          30,997     6,627     5,714    12,568     3,536     1,535     1,017      60.2       8.2
Scott            6,028     2,239     1,232     1,861       470       122       104      42.4       3.7
Searcy           5,598     2,460       811     1,534       396       217       180      41.6       7.1
Sebastian       56,606    10,617     9,550    20,017     9,661     3,991     2,770      64.4      11.9
Sevier           8,535     2,370     1,682     2,902       855       451       275      52.5       8.5
Sharp            9,713     2,715     1,780     3,485       935       503       295      53.7       8.2
Stone            5,683     2,394       906     1,655       330       247       151      41.9       7.0
Union           29,504     6,860     5,530    10,328     3,636     2,053     1,097      58.0      10.7
Van Buren        8,746     2,682     1,484     3,054       929       370       227      52.4       6.8
Washington      54,724    11,928     7,897    17,374     7,694     4,365     5,466      63.8      18.0
White           28,737     8,828     5,942     8,680     2,747     1,330     1,210      48.6       8.8
Woodruff         6,473     2,570     1,419     1,613       418       281       172      38.4       7.0
Yell            10,646     3,353     2,110     3,724       924       319       216      48.7       5.0
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Sources: U.S. Bureau of the Census, General Social and Economic Characteristics, 1980