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Table 4.—Total students, revenues, current expenditures, current expenditures per pupil, total expenditures, and total expenditures per pupil for the 100 largest public elementary and secondary school districts in the United States: Fiscal year 2008

Revenues by source
[in thousands of dollars]
  Current expenditures
[in thousands of dollars]
     
Name of reporting district State Total students (fall membership)1   Total Federal State Local   Total current2 Instruction and instruction-related Current expenditures per pupil Total expenditures
[in thousands of dollars]
Total expenditures per pupil
New York City School District New York 989,941   $19,885,693 $1,785,145 $9,335,189 $8,765,359   $17,742,868 $13,579,095 $17,923 $21,848,614 $22,071
Los Angeles Unified School District California 693,680   9,551,053 1,053,853 6,660,389 1,836,811   7,878,168 5,369,564 11,357 10,244,106 14,768
City Of Chicago School District 299 Illinois 407,510   4,844,616 808,902 1,845,925 2,189,789   4,235,025 2,843,497 10,392 4,941,544 12,126
Miami-Dade County Public School District Florida 348,128   3,959,408 427,479 1,431,109 2,100,820   3,457,902 2,315,134 9,933 4,624,086 13,283
Clark County School District Nevada 309,051   3,111,868 196,022 852,790 2,063,056   2,486,063 1,599,505 8,044 3,664,948 11,859
                           
Broward County School District Florida 258,893   2,874,695 233,523 1,132,545 1,508,627   2,339,595 1,551,639 9,037 2,995,075 11,569
Houston Independent School District 912 Texas 199,534   2,059,689 267,705 597,926 1,194,058   1,716,764 1,106,808 8,604 1,968,836 9,867
Hillsborough County School District Florida 193,180   2,068,665 247,129 1,034,236 787,300   1,613,384 1,113,859 8,352 2,112,627 10,936
Hawaii Public Schools Hawaii 179,897   2,541,703 310,732 2,154,313 76,658   2,122,779 1,359,347 11,800 2,242,408 12,465
Orange County School Board Florida 174,142   1,974,283 155,268 726,790 1,092,225   1,524,737 1,042,541 8,756 2,031,946 11,668
                           
Philadelphia School District Pennsylvania 172,704   2,567,483 311,595 1,368,208 887,680   1,623,187 937,052 9,399 2,830,437 16,389
Palm Beach County School District Florida 170,883   2,183,132 138,401 494,375 1,550,356   1,605,194 1,106,702 9,394 2,324,872 13,605
Fairfax County Schools Virginia 165,722   2,313,386 87,266 456,974 1,769,146   2,199,910 1,501,261 13,275 2,466,402 14,883
Dallas Independent School District 905 Texas 157,804   1,613,014 216,482 473,768 922,764   1,457,429 986,852 9,236 1,695,717 10,746
Gwinnett County School District Georgia 155,618   1,764,516 95,838 789,298 879,380   1,489,304 1,022,600 9,570 1,889,054 12,139
                           
Montgomery County Schools Maryland 137,717   2,604,887 93,751 564,940 1,946,196   2,066,022 1,433,552 15,002 2,480,429 18,011
Wake County Schools North Carolina 133,649   1,264,960 68,546 691,684 504,730   1,030,073 695,737 7,707 1,447,518 10,831
San Diego City Unified School District California 131,577   1,560,549 144,969 623,080 792,500   1,355,940 863,079 10,305 1,518,381 11,540
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools North Carolina 130,979   1,345,133 105,771 690,492 548,870   1,062,880 682,134 8,115 1,341,285 10,240
Prince Georges County Schools Maryland 129,752   1,926,633 117,772 1,039,575 769,286   1,757,026 1,077,527 13,541 1,990,476 15,341
                           
Duval County School District Florida 124,740   1,238,175 106,117 577,864 554,194   1,079,389 735,878 8,653 1,251,694 10,034
Memphis City Schools Tennessee 115,342   1,119,814 160,100 441,915 517,799   1,024,956 679,740 8,886 1,148,578 9,958
Pinellas County School District Florida 107,892   1,211,026 94,072 454,583 662,371   966,587 638,052 8,959 1,125,639 10,433
Detroit Public School District Michigan 107,874   1,317,526 168,009 814,536 334,981   1,296,236 752,375 12,016 1,432,456 13,279
Cobb County School District Georgia 107,307   1,157,791 66,790 450,898 640,103   1,011,702 732,211 9,428 1,150,565 10,722
                           
Baltimore County Schools Maryland 104,283   1,518,801 81,477 644,803 792,521   1,263,668 824,381 12,118 1,331,971 12,773
Dekalb County School District Georgia 100,273   1,245,461 83,281 448,301 713,879   1,059,607 715,201 10,567 1,167,205 11,640
Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District 907 Texas 96,837   792,371 43,607 314,951 433,813   691,201 474,174 7,138 948,922 9,799
Albuquerque School District New Mexico 95,965   999,503 87,819 742,891 168,793   802,455 504,779 8,362 1,002,803 10,450
Jefferson County School District Kentucky 95,871   1,087,693 114,025 455,522 518,146   955,482 601,987 9,966 1,042,775 10,877
                           
Polk County School District Florida 93,980   1,250,657 82,891 611,812 555,954   1,017,453 758,602 10,826 1,198,317 12,751
Long Beach Unified School District California 88,186   914,366 130,977 660,542 122,847   850,615 568,479 9,646 921,942 10,455
Milwaukee City School District Wisconsin 86,819   1,187,218 186,192 707,164 293,862   1,103,006 697,993 12,705 1,180,778 13,600
Northside Independent School District 915 Texas 86,260   766,936 57,934 318,919 390,083   673,741 456,378 7,811 960,981 11,141
Fulton County School District Georgia 86,225   1,068,153 45,181 309,750 713,222   886,651 600,606 10,283 1,105,728 12,824
                           
Jefferson County School District R-1 Colorado 86,168   858,375 40,484 346,754 471,137   714,118 468,832 8,288 881,642 10,232
Jordan School District Utah 85,651   635,282 45,641 333,609 256,032   455,306 315,908 5,316 601,025 7,017
Austin Independent School District 901 Texas 82,564   970,089 85,664 231,489 652,936   745,978 482,385 9,035 1,002,912 12,147
Baltimore City Schools Maryland 81,284   1,397,983 162,776 937,373 297,834   1,154,284 774,067 14,201 1,373,259 16,895
Lee County School District Florida 80,541   980,391 67,054 220,143 693,194   701,153 440,066 8,706 945,972 11,745
                           
Fort Worth Independent School District 905 Texas 78,857   725,234 96,921 316,310 312,003   679,641 434,468 8,619 741,991 9,409
Fresno Unified School District California 76,460   838,633 123,361 590,206 125,066   768,663 529,797 10,053 866,597 11,334
Granite School District Utah 75,982   505,372 58,887 289,476 157,009   412,839 287,441 5,433 483,481 6,363
Brevard County School District Florida 74,369   747,371 51,979 330,491 364,901   627,018 436,342 8,431 885,106 11,902
Nashville Davidson County Schools Tennessee 73,715   740,835 78,816 200,955 461,064   678,154 439,516 9,200 814,449 11,049
                           
Anne Arundel County Schools Maryland 73,400   1,003,238 45,951 323,201 634,086   877,288 588,165 11,952 1,019,185 13,885
Denver School District 1 Colorado 73,053   861,239 93,657 239,598 527,984   1,151,102 724,476 15,757 1,236,973 16,933
Mesa Unified School District Arizona 73,044   635,243 55,855 330,173 249,215   542,481 344,356 7,427 603,146 8,257
Prince William County Schools Virginia 72,988   878,492 34,356 366,747 477,389   756,805 492,558 10,369 919,640 12,600
Virginia Beach City Schools Virginia 72,477   808,886 61,932 377,236 369,718   749,676 504,471 10,344 863,097 11,909
                           
Guilford County Schools North Carolina 70,960   716,338 67,308 382,482 266,548   605,653 388,916 8,535 742,346 10,461
Davis County School District Utah 70,323   485,031 40,386 305,454 139,191   391,263 265,596 5,564 486,371 6,916
Greenville County School District South Carolina 69,444   684,420 55,081 367,719 261,620   557,779 355,470 8,032 733,942 10,569
Fort Bend Independent School District 907 Texas 67,992   571,456 29,488 252,517 289,451   519,209 347,217 7,636 644,932 9,485
Pasco County School Board Florida 66,314   713,902 55,039 378,537 280,326   557,214 356,811 8,403 750,287 11,314
                           
Washoe County School District Nevada 65,663   618,949 45,021 208,833 365,095   537,291 344,900 8,183 612,202 9,323
Seminole County School District Florida 65,378   633,500 40,109 297,872 295,519   529,379 357,008 8,097 626,787 9,587
Volusia County School District Florida 64,488   713,726 51,040 260,755 401,931   564,674 374,448 8,756 748,410 11,605
Mobile County School District Alabama 64,375   618,181 75,127 376,648 166,406   582,585 354,871 9,050 631,547 9,810
Alpine School District Utah 63,856   428,596 35,566 256,479 136,551   327,145 238,954 5,123 437,952 6,858
                           
Arlington Independent School Texas 62,863   537,280 49,128 215,190 272,962   482,911 333,377 7,682 512,321 8,150
Elk Grove Unified School District California 62,294   596,705 39,960 396,509 160,236   532,880 362,820 8,554 593,789 9,532
North East Independent School District 910 Texas 62,181   661,970 33,815 200,974 427,181   517,876 354,183 8,329 684,814 11,013
El Paso Independent School District 902 Texas 62,123   583,899 87,626 314,657 181,616   535,196 364,400 8,615 593,807 9,559
Aldine Independent School District 902 Texas 60,083   559,919 68,093 304,002 187,824   497,157 314,155 8,275 584,369 9,726
                           
Tucson Unified School District 1 Arizona 59,327   545,561 63,503 271,967 210,091   471,360 264,048 7,945 572,557 9,651
Chesterfield County Schools Virginia 58,969   609,461 24,364 287,533 297,564   532,178 359,722 9,025 639,911 10,852
DC Public Schools District of Columbia 58,191   1,224,312 85,568 1,138,744   849,259 450,537 14,594 1,224,785 21,048
Garland Independent School District 909 Texas 57,169   482,310 38,863 247,658 195,789   436,329 290,813 7,632 483,102 8,450
Santa Ana Unified School District California 57,061   564,867 69,466 366,775 128,626   544,084 374,976 9,535 594,552 10,420
                           
San Bernardino City Unified School District California 56,727   797,791 73,382 657,628 66,781   553,930 363,083 9,765 685,268 12,080
Boston City Schools Massachusetts 56,168   1,313,368 91,360 393,426 828,582   1,141,536 784,842 20,324 1,308,629 23,298
Columbus City School District Ohio 55,269   910,711 130,197 341,345 439,169   718,622 453,974 13,002 986,576 17,850
San Francisco Unified School District California 55,069   668,282 69,870 258,139 340,273   534,762 351,320 9,711 743,842 13,507
San Antonio Independent School District 907 Texas 54,779   541,408 91,324 298,733 151,351   473,536 314,405 8,644 548,183 10,007
                           
Knox County School District Tennessee 54,490   487,605 43,208 147,872 296,525   429,304 299,791 7,879 489,458 8,983
Katy Independent School District 914 Texas 54,402   508,389 20,328 218,887 269,174   413,816 273,788 7,607 654,452 12,030
Loudoun County Schools Virginia 53,961   814,891 19,645 164,990 630,256   710,769 494,280 13,172 824,606 15,282
Plano Independent School District 910 Texas 53,683   611,837 21,894 134,561 455,382   441,662 310,495 8,227 630,243 11,740
Douglas County School District Re 1 Colorado 52,983   515,086 11,217 203,468 300,401   445,843 288,892 8,415 601,870 11,360
                           
Cleveland City School District Ohio 52,954   922,544 127,424 546,741 248,379   656,258 440,940 12,393 871,978 16,467
Osceola County School District Florida 52,742   628,244 44,158 320,426 263,660   450,830 300,320 8,548 549,940 10,427
Clayton County School District Georgia 52,717   567,961 55,651 264,392 247,918   485,152 327,128 9,203 542,904 10,298
Cumberland County Schools North Carolina 52,407   458,835 60,684 288,445 109,706   401,361 267,102 7,659 447,851 8,546
Capistrano Unified School District California 52,390   453,589 23,800 146,857 282,932   417,759 291,451 7,974 449,234 8,575
                           
Corona Norco Unified School District California 51,322   476,836 26,997 306,419 143,420   414,555 279,180 8,078 481,676 9,385
Forsyth County-Winston Salem Schools North Carolina 50,907   505,580 45,335 295,382 164,863   441,088 300,815 8,665 500,431 9,830
Pasadena Independent School District 917 Texas 50,757   464,800 45,440 264,859 154,501   400,615 261,637 7,893 525,181 10,347
Cherry Creek School District 5 Colorado 50,601   493,657 19,321 203,803 270,533   432,943 284,368 8,556 475,950 9,406
Atlanta Public Schools Georgia 49,991   869,896 88,718 162,938 618,240   675,668 380,854 13,516 772,858 15,460
                           
Lewisville Independent School District 902 Texas 49,636   495,986 21,186 136,820 337,980   401,301 274,125 8,085 555,564 11,193
Howard County Schools Maryland 49,542   805,247 20,014 234,350 550,883   688,449 471,731 13,896 789,781 15,942
Anchorage School District Alaska 48,857   650,738 61,866 394,410 194,462   611,450 390,547 12,515 693,415 14,193
Brownsville Independent School District 901 Texas 48,837   473,510 78,215 322,296 72,999   422,879 279,176 8,659 478,942 9,807
Garden Grove Unified School Dist California 48,669   468,369 41,967 321,929 104,473   456,637 311,884 9,383 470,004 9,657
                           
Henrico County Schools Virginia 48,620   474,941 25,736 220,878 228,327   420,874 283,131 8,656 515,742 10,608
Sacramento City Unified School District California 48,446   545,693 78,196 345,913 121,584   486,908 322,847 10,051 559,994 11,559
Omaha City School District 1 Nebraska 47,763   545,674 88,496 195,808 261,370   436,291 279,029 9,134 474,577 9,936
San Juan Unified School District California 47,400   480,125 40,410 303,399 136,316   433,280 294,438 9,141 477,164 10,067
Shelby County School District Tennessee 46,918   367,604 20,894 167,253 179,457   345,192 245,592 7,357 409,334 8,724
† Not applicable.
1 The student membership obtained from the Common Core of Data (CCD) fiscal district data collection may vary slightly from the student membership obtained from the CCD nonfiscal data collection.
2 Total current expenditures include instruction, instruction-related, support services, and other elementary/secondary current expenditures, but exclude expenditures on capital outlay, other programs and payments to state and local governments, interest on long-term debt, and payments to private and charter schools.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "School District Finance Survey (F-33)," fiscal year 2008, Version 1a.

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