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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Mesa County, Colorado citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Mesa County, Colorado

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 394   (1.08%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 92   (0.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 327   (0.89%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,083   (2.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 559   (1.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,131   (3.1%)
  • 11th Grade: 859   (2.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,247   (3.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 10,636   (29.11%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,975   (8.14%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6,145   (16.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,370   (6.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,637   (15.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,779   (4.87%)
  • Professional School Degree: 893   (2.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 411   (1.12%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 234   (0.59%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 113   (0.28%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 269   (0.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 980   (2.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 743   (1.87%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,022   (2.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,170   (2.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,230   (3.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 12,518   (31.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,599   (9.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6,887   (17.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 3,011   (7.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,537   (13.91%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,835   (4.61%)
  • Professional School Degree: 530   (1.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 142   (0.36%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Mesa County, Colorado)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,129

5 to 9 years : 7,971

10 to 14 years : 8,422

15 to 17 years : 5,272

18 and 19 years : 3,206

20 to 24 years : 3,638

25 to 34 years : 1,785

35 years and over : 1,343

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 691

5 to 9 years : 971

10 to 14 years : 825

15 to 17 years : 311

18 and 19 years : 148

20 to 24 years : 189

25 to 34 years : 384

35 years and over : 475

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 2,338

5 to 9 years : 442

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 50

18 and 19 years : 1,255

20 to 24 years : 6,524

25 to 34 years : 17,312

35 years and over : 77,422


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Mesa County, Colorado

  • Mesa County Valley 51


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2115 Grand Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 254-5100, Students: 20,571 )

  • Plateau Valley 50


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 56600 Highway 330, Collbran, CO 81624, Phone: (970) 487-3547, Students: 470 )

  • De Beque 49jt


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 70, De Beque, CO 81630, Phone: (970) 283-5418, Students: 194 )

  • Grand Valley Boces


    ( Location: 2508 Blichmann Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81505, Phone: (970) 255-2600, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Mesa County, Colorado

  • Shelledy Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 353 North Mesa, Fruita, CO 81521, Phone: (970) 254-6460, Students: 810 )

  • Fruita Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 239 N Maple, Fruita, CO 81521, Phone: (970) 254-6570, Students: 775 )

  • Mount Garfield Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 3475 Front Street, Clifton, CO 81520, Phone: (970) 464-0533, Students: 666 )

  • Redlands Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2200 Broadway, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 245-6084, Students: 657 )

  • Grand Mesa Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 585 31-1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 254-6270, Students: 656 )

  • Thunder Mountain Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3063 F1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-0979, Students: 610 )

  • Chatfield Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3188 D1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-7387, Students: 584 )

  • Orchard Mesa Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2736 C Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 254-6320, Students: 559 )

  • Fruitvale Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 585 30 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 242-8085, Students: 514 )

  • Bookcliff Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2935 Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 243-6350, Students: 487 )

  • Tope Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2220 N 7th St, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-0433, Students: 482 )

  • Clifton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3276 F Road, Clifton, CO 81520, Phone: (970) 434-7112, Students: 481 )

  • Rocky Mountain Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3260 D1/2 Road, Clifton, CO 81520, Phone: (970) 434-2800, Students: 461 )

  • East Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 830 Gunnison Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-0512, Students: 458 )

  • West Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 123 W Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505, Phone: (970) 254-5090, Students: 449 )

  • Appleton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2358 H Road, Grand Junction, CO 81505, Phone: (970) 254-6400, Students: 447 )

  • Wingate Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 351 South Camp Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 245-0746, Students: 441 )

  • Orchard Avenue Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1800 Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-6705, Students: 427 )

  • Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2888 B1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 242-6383, Students: 421 )

  • Taylor Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 689 Brentwood Dr, Palisade, CO 81526, Phone: (970) 464-7595, Students: 420 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Mesa County, Colorado

  • Fruita Monument High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1815 Wildcat Ave, Fruita, CO 81521, Phone: (970) 254-6600, Students: 1,751 )

  • Grand Junction High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1400 N 5th St, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 254-6900, Students: 1,649 )

  • Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 550 Warrior Way, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 254-6200, Students: 1,645 )

  • Palisade High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3679 G Road, Palisade, CO 81526, Phone: (970) 464-5937, Students: 899 )

  • Grand Mesa High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 56600 Highway 330, Collbran, CO 81624, Phone: (970) 487-3576, Students: 158 )

  • Plateau Valley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 56600 Highway 330, Collbran, CO 81624, Phone: (970) 487-3547, Students: 102 )

  • De Beque Undivided High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 70, De Beque, CO 81630, Phone: (970) 283-5596, Students: 92 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Mesa County, Colorado

Largest Schools (Private) In Mesa County, Colorado

  • Holy Family Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 786 26 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506, Phone: (970) 242-6168, Students: 377 )

  • Bookcliff Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2702 Patterson Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506, Phone: (970) 243-2999, Students: 157 )

  • Genesis Christian School & Preschool


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 615 I-70 Business Loop, Clifton, CO 81520, Phone: (970) 434-0205, Students: 123 )

  • Life Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 636 29 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 242-9431, Students: 113 )

  • Lutheran Church And School Of


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 840 N 11th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 245-2838, Students: 94 )

  • Cornerstone Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3099 F Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-4619, Students: 69 )

  • Intermountain Adventist Academy


    ( Grades: K-10, Location: 1704 N 8th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-5116, Students: 44 )

  • Pear Park Baptist School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3102 E Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-4113, Students: 34 )

  • Grand Valley Mennonite School


    ( Grades: 1-10, Location: 1345 14 Road, Loma, CO 81524, Phone: (970) 858-4249, Students: 30 )

  • Liberty Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 448 South Camp Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 243-5275, Students: 13 )

Academic Libraries In Mesa County, Colorado

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Mesa County, Colorado

  • Mcpld-clifton Branch


    590 32 Road, #6f, Clifton, CO 81520

  • Mcpld-collbran Branch Library


    111 Main Street, Collbran, CO 81624

  • Mcpld-debeque Branch Library


    730 Minter Avenue, De Beque, CO 81630

  • Mcpld-fruita Branch Library


    324 N. Coulson, Fruita, CO 81521

  • Mcpld-gateway Branch Library


    42700 Hwy 141, Gateway, CO 81522

  • Mcpld-orchard Mesa Branch


    230 East Lynwood Street, Grand Junction, CO 81503

  • Mcpld-palisade Branch Library


    119 W. 3rd Street, Palisade, CO 81526

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Mesa County, Colorado

  • Mcpld - Mesa Co Pld


    530 Grand Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Mesa County, Colorado


  • Museum Of Western Colorado


    Po Box 20000, Grand Junction, CO 81501
    http://www.wcmuseum.org

  • Order Of The Azure Rose


    552 Garfield Drive B, Grand Junction, CO 81504

  • Palisade Historical Society


    Po Box 631, Palisade, CO 81526

  • Redlands Community Center Foundation


    2463 Broadway, Grand Junction, CO 81501

  • Rocky Mountain Wing Cnfdrt


    780 Heritage Way, Grand Junction, CO 81506
    http://www.rockymountainwingcaf.org

  • Western Colorado Botanical Gardens


    655 Struthers Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501
    http://www.wcbotanic.org

  • Western Colorado Botanical Society


    641 Struthers Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501

  • Western Colorado Center For The Arts


    1803 North Seventh Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501

(updated 2014)



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