Montana
the state with the highest proportion of residents with a high school degree or higher — 94%, as of 2019

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Additional Information: This is for people age 25 and older. Overall, 88% of the entire 25-and-older population in the U.S. has at least a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Continue Exploring

Learn more about Americans today: Education Policy, States

Around the Site

  • The nation’s youngest generation is emerging as a distinct group 

    Meet Gen Z

    The nation’s youngest generation is emerging as a distinct group 

  • Test your knowledge on the stars and stripes and everything in between

    How Much Do You Know About the American Flag?

    Test your knowledge on the stars and stripes and everything in between

  • As observance wanes among young people, some try new approaches to keeping the faith

    Young Adults Reimagining Religion

    As observance wanes among young people, some try new approaches to keeping the faith