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Numbers and Types of Public Elementary and Secondary Local Education Agencies From the Common Core of Data: School Year 200708
NCES 2010-306
October 2009


Table 4.    Number of regular public elementary and secondary school districts, by student membership size and state or jurisdiction: School year 2007–08
 
Total districts Number of districts with student membership1
100000
or more
10,000–
99999
5,000–
9999
3,000–
4999
1,000–
2999
Zero or not reported
State or jurisdiction 500–999 300–499 100–299 1–99
United States2  13,924 27 844 1,064 1,451 3,870 2,341 1,324 1,815 909 279
                       
Alabama 134 0 14 24 29 61 3 1 0 1 1
Alaska 53 0 3 2 2 9 9 10 14 4 0
Arizona 238 0 26 25 19 45 18 19 34 31 21
Arkansas 245 0 6 10 22 87 91 29 0 0 0
California 1,026 2 163 120 109 207 112 87 122 103 1
                       
Colorado 178 0 19 11 10 35 25 24 45 9 0
Connecticut 169 0 7 25 29 60 23 10 14 1 0
Delaware 19 0 4 4 6 5 0 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 67 7 31 12 5 12 0 0 0 0 0
                    0 0
Georgia 180 3 33 28 41 63 7 3 2 0 0
Hawaii 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Idaho 115 0 6 7 10 30 17 17 22 6 0
Illinois 870 1 22 47 78 273 211 107 102 27 2
Indiana 294 0 23 34 39 152 38 1 5 0 2
    0                  
Iowa 364 0 7 9 14 86 135 61 42 10 0
Kansas 319 0 7 9 13 54 81 63 63 6 23
Kentucky 174 0 11 14 36 79 23 7 4 0 0
Louisiana 69 0 16 17 17 18 1 0 0 0 0
Maine 290 0 0 1 11 50 43 28 67 87 3
                       
Maryland 24 3 12 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 352 0 10 30 56 84 23 11 26 4 108
Michigan 552 1 22 53 75 232 82 32 22 32 1
Minnesota 340 0 16 20 30 96 89 48 35 5 1
Mississippi 152 0 5 14 37 72 19 1 4 0 0
                       
Missouri 524 0 18 19 37 104 116 77 111 41 1
Montana 421 0 0 3 6 21 30 39 115 207 0
Nebraska 254 0 3 5 8 22 52 59 102 3 0
Nevada 18 1 1 5 2 2 4 1 1 1 0
New Hampshire 177 0 2 3 11 47 27 23 29 23 12
                       
New Jersey 616 0 16 52 68 186 117 66 66 20 25
New Mexico 89 0 7 8 12 14 15 11 18 4 0
New York 697 1 16 70 99 281 122 57 34 16 1
North Carolina 116 2 34 30 22 25 2 0 0 0 1
North Dakota 192 0 2 3 1 7 15 30 79 50 5
                       
Ohio 614 0 17 52 91 328 110 9 3 2 2
Oklahoma 539 0 10 10 14 97 97 107 164 40 0
Oregon 195 0 13 18 16 43 32 13 30 30 0
Pennsylvania 501 1 16 60 113 243 58 8 1 0 1
Rhode Island 32 0 3 5 9 10 1 2 2 0 0
                       
South Carolina 86 0 21 20 17 19 8 0 1 0 0
South Dakota 168 0 2 0 3 17 28 30 72 8 8
Tennessee 136 1 18 23 34 43 12 4 0 1 0
Texas 1,033 2 91 73 85 240 214 105 185 36 2
Utah 40 0 13 5 7 10 1 2 2 0 0
                       
Vermont 292 0 0 0 1 16 36 34 93 58 54
Virginia 134 1 26 21 24 46 10 1 1 0 4
Washington 295 0 31 28 24 65 44 19 46 38 0
West Virginia 55 0 7 10 16 20 2 0 0 0 0
Wisconsin 426 0 11 20 37 137 124 61 32 4 0
Wyoming 48 0 2 1 3 15 14 7 5 1 0
                       
Department of Defense dependents schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions
DoDDS: DoDS Overseas3 9 0 0 7 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
DDESS: DoDS Domestic3 7 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 0
Bureau of Indian Education 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
American Samoa 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Guam 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Northern Mariana Islands 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Virgin Islands 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 Membership is the count of students enrolled on October 1 of the reported school year.
2 U.S. totals include the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
3 DoDDS and DDESS are the Department of Defense dependents schools (overseas) and the Department of Defense dependents schools (domestic), respectively.
NOTE: This table includes districts operated by the Bureau of Indian Education and the Department of Defense although they are technically federally-operated. For analytical purposes, New York City Public Schools, New York, is treated as a regular school district.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "Local Education Agency Universe Survey," 2007–08, Version 1a.


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