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65.5 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Gulf Breeze

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By Metric Media News Service | Mar 25, 2020

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

This number was 27.3 percent higher than the state average of 38.2 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 6,251.

96.2 percent of the population had at least a high school diploma or the equivalent. The table below shows how many

Gulf Breeze residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017 held each of the listed degrees.

Degree distribution in Gulf Breeze for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
168
3.8
Regular high school diploma
579
13
GED or alternative credential
16
0.4
Some college less than 1 year
247
5.5
Some college 1 or more years no degree
532
11.9
Associate's degree
413
9.3
Bachelor's degree
1,405
31.5
Master's degree
787
17.6
Professional school degree
206
4.6
Doctorate degree
111
2.5
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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