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


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

This number was 3.0 percent higher than the state average of 45.1 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 5,930.

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

Degree distribution in Bridgewater, Virginia for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
241
6.9
Regular high school diploma
997
28.5
GED or alternative credential
63
1.8
Some college less than 1 year
151
4.3
Some college 1 or more years no degree
360
10.3
Associate's degree
79
2.3
Bachelor's degree
984
28.2
Master's degree
360
10.3
Professional school degree
55
1.6
Doctorate degree
204
5.8
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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