30.2 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Belle Chasse, Louisiana


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

This number was 1.0 percent higher than the state average of 29.2 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 13,585.

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

Degree distribution in Belle Chasse, Louisiana for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
945
10.6
Regular high school diploma
2,548
28.5
GED or alternative credential
524
5.9
Some college less than 1 year
699
7.8
Some college 1 or more years no degree
1,513
16.9
Associate's degree
492
5.5
Bachelor's degree
1,610
18
Master's degree
460
5.2
Professional school degree
77
0.9
Doctorate degree
60
0.7
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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