Avg. test scores 0%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 35%

Houghton school information

Average Test Scoresn/a78%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Houghton are equal to the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Houghton
  • 87.4% of people in Houghton have completed 8th grade
  • 81.1% of people in Houghton have completed high school
  • 19.8% of people in Houghton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Houghton

      Completed 8th grade87.4%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school81.1%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college37.8%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.9%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.8%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters5.4%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Houghton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Houghton, IA schools is n/a. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Houghton, IA, an average of 87.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.1% have completed high school.

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      Houghton, IA152n/a 

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      Houghton, IA152n/a 
      Source: The Houghton, IA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.