Which states are the most educated?

Texas has the lowest percentage of adults who earn more than $75,000 per year.

Texas has a median household income of $47,000, but the state also has the highest percentage of residents who have some college degrees, according to data from the Census Bureau.

More: Texas has one of the lowest percentiles in the country in education attainment. 

The other states with the lowest average household income per capita are California and New Jersey, according the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The highest average household incomes per capita come from Illinois, which has the second highest average income in the nation, according data from the US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. 

In total, the five states with a median income of less than $25,000 also had the second lowest median household incomes for those earning less than one million dollars per year, according to the Census Bureau. 

More: States with the highest median household earnings are all states in the western half of the United States.