Here is some information about our own Gateway City that some may find interesting. It is based on findings from the American Community Survey of 2009.
In regards to the level of education attained, the ACS shows that among the population age 25 and above, it is as follows (as of 2009) :
Less than 9th grade 22,748 or 22.6 per cent
9-12th (no diploma) 15,962 or 14.5 per cent
HS Diploma/GED 21,870 or 19.9 per centSome college/AA 27,291 or 24.8 per cent
Bachelor's degree 14,637 or 14.3 per cent
Grad/Prof degree 5,232 or 4.8 per cent