70 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Hockessin, Delaware


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

This number was 31.2 percent higher than the state average of 38.8 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 13,672.

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

Degree distribution in Hockessin, Delaware for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
357
3.7
Regular high school diploma
1,420
14.6
GED or alternative credential
25
0.3
Some college less than 1 year
400
4.1
Some college 1 or more years no degree
717
7.4
Associate's degree
516
5.3
Bachelor's degree
3,185
32.7
Master's degree
1,778
18.3
Professional school degree
732
7.5
Doctorate degree
605
6.2
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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