U.S. States with the Highest Levels of Education

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As of 2019, 90% of the United States population over the age of 25 has a high school education, but only 34% of those graduates have earned a bachelor's degree. The extremely high cost of a college education is a problem no matter where you live, but negative factors preventing college certainly seem to have more impact in some areas. Depending on the state, the level of education can vary significantly.

Besides the number of educated people on a state-by-state basis, the quality of education also seems to vary. A recent WalletHub survey compared all 50 states according to education attained and quality of education. Here's what they found.