11.6 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Bensley, Virginia


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

This number was 33.5 percent lower than the state average of 45.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 6,363.

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

Degree distribution in Bensley, Virginia for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
1,355
33.1
Regular high school diploma
1,130
27.6
GED or alternative credential
221
5.4
Some college less than 1 year
343
8.4
Some college 1 or more years no degree
571
13.9
Associate's degree
208
5.1
Bachelor's degree
206
5
Master's degree
62
1.5
Professional school degree
0
0
Doctorate degree
0
0
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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