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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 5.    Percent of students in membership in regular public elementary and secondary school districts, by student membership size and state jurisdiction: School year 2007–08
 
Total districts Total students Percent of students in districts with membership1 Zero or not reported
100,000
or more
10,000–
99,999
5,000–
9,999
3,000–
4,999
1,000–
2,999
500–999
State or jurisdiction   300–499 100–299 1–99
United States2 13,924 48,183,858   12.5 40.7 15.4 11.6 14.4 3.5 1.1 0.7 0.1 279
                           
Alabama 134 743,349   0.0 43.8 24.4 14.6 16.8 0.3 # 0.0 # 1
Alaska 53 130,624   0.0 60.7 11.2 6.0 12.6 4.6 2.9 1.9 0.1 0
Arizona 238 987,188   0.0 63.8 17.5 7.7 8.3 1.3 0.8 0.6 0.2 21
Arkansas 245 476,110   0.0 21.4 15.0 16.9 30.3 13.7 2.7 0.0 0.0 0
California 1,026 6,264,831   13.2 57.8 14.0 6.7 6.1 1.3 0.5 0.3 0.1 1
                           
Colorado 178 796,824   0.0 74.1 9.4 4.8 7.3 2.1 1.1 1.1 0.1 0
Connecticut 169 548,428   0.0 21.4 31.8 20.8 21.8 2.9 0.7 0.5 # 0
Delaware 19 114,062   0.0 46.4 25.6 21.3 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
District of Columbia 1 58,191   0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Florida 67 2,645,680   52.1 43.4 3.0 0.7 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
                           
Georgia 180 1,646,010   22.1 48.6 12.0 9.5 7.4 0.3 0.1 # 0.0 0
Hawaii 1 179,897   100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Idaho 115 265,844   0.0 40.4 17.0 15.6 18.2 4.6 2.6 1.6 # 0
Illinois 870 2,099,118   19.4 18.4 15.3 14.2 22.3 7.3 2.1 1.0 0.1 2
Indiana 294 1,033,329   0.0 34.5 22.6 14.4 25.4 2.9 # 0.1 0.0 2
                           
Iowa 364 485,114   0.0 23.0 12.1 11.5 27.5 18.9 5.0 1.8 0.1 0
Kansas 319 467,743   0.0 35.4 12.3 11.6 20.0 12.5 5.3 2.8 0.1 23
Kentucky 174 666,019   0.0 37.0 14.7 21.3 23.8 2.7 0.4 0.1 0.0 0
Louisiana 69 651,377   0.0 63.8 20.0 10.2 5.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Maine 290 194,953   0.0 0.0 3.6 20.1 46.7 16.4 5.6 6.2 1.5 3
                           
Maryland 24 845,700   44.0 50.3 3.5 1.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Massachusetts 352 799,227   0.0 24.2 24.1 27.3 21.2 2.1 0.6 0.6 # 108
Michigan 552 1,576,637   6.8 21.0 22.8 17.6 26.5 4.0 0.8 0.3 0.1 1
Minnesota 340 806,343   0.0 37.1 18.2 14.5 19.0 7.9 2.3 0.9 # 1
Mississippi 152 493,302   0.0 20.9 19.9 27.9 28.0 3.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0
                           
Missouri 524 900,195   0.0 34.9 14.1 15.8 19.7 9.4 3.3 2.5 0.3 1
Montana 421 142,700   0.0 0.0 15.7 16.5 22.9 14.4 10.5 14.5 5.6 0
Nebraska 254 290,912   0.0 35.5 13.2 10.7 13.2 12.3 7.9 7.1 0.1 0
Nevada 18 429,362   72.0 15.3 9.4 1.9 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.1 # 0
New Hampshire 177 200,274   0.0 14.4 7.9 21.4 39.1 9.0 4.8 2.8 0.7 12
                           
New Jersey 616 1,359,949   0.0 19.3 27.0 19.7 24.6 6.5 1.9 0.9 0.1 25
New Mexico 89 329,045   0.0 56.6 17.9 13.1 7.1 2.9 1.4 1.0 0.1 0
New York 697 2,730,427   36.3 9.4 17.4 14.4 18.0 3.4 0.8 0.2 # 1
North Carolina 116 1,425,076   18.6 55.5 16.0 6.1 3.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1
North Dakota 192 94,959   0.0 22.5 20.8 3.3 13.2 10.2 11.6 15.9 2.5 5
                           
Ohio 614 1,743,920   0.0 20.9 20.3 20.0 33.7 4.9 0.2 # # 2
Oklahoma 539 641,682   0.0 33.9 10.7 8.1 24.6 10.6 6.5 5.2 0.4 0
Oregon 195 562,545   0.0 47.3 20.8 11.0 14.5 4.2 0.9 1.1 0.2 0
Pennsylvania 501 1,718,588   10.0 13.3 23.0 24.8 26.0 2.7 0.2 # 0.0 1
Rhode Island 32 133,066   0.0 34.3 23.5 24.0 16.8 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.0 0
                           
South Carolina 86 710,982   0.0 64.1 21.1 8.7 5.2 1.0 0.0 # 0.0 0
South Dakota 168 121,606   0.0 27.3 0.0 8.7 25.8 16.4 9.2 12.2 0.4 8
Tennessee 136 963,264   12.0 47.6 16.9 14.0 8.4 1.0 0.2 0.0 # 0
Texas 1,033 4,581,008   7.8 59.6 11.4 7.1 9.0 3.4 0.9 0.8 0.1 2
Utah 40 556,314   0.0 85.5 6.0 5.0 3.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0
                           
Vermont 292 89,048   0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 28.9 30.3 14.3 18.4 4.2 54
Virginia 134 1,217,805   13.6 57.5 11.9 8.3 7.9 0.7 # # 0.0 4
Washington 295 1,029,576   0.0 55.3 18.8 9.2 11.8 3.1 0.7 0.9 0.2 0
West Virginia 55 281,735   0.0 37.2 25.4 23.5 13.2 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Wisconsin 426 867,929   0.0 28.3 15.0 16.0 26.8 10.3 2.8 0.8 # 0
Wyoming 48 85,991   0.0 28.7 8.8 13.2 33.2 11.8 3.1 1.1 0.1 0
                           
Department of Defense dependents schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions
DoDDS: DoDS Overseas3 9 57,247   0.0 0.0 92.8 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
DDESS: DoDS Domestic3 7 27,549   0.0 0.0 51.3 24.4 24.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Bureau of Indian Education 20   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 20
American Samoa 1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1
Guam 1   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1
Northern Mariana Islands 1 11,299   0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
Puerto Rico 1 526,565   100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
U.S. Virgin Islands 2 15,903   0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0
—Not available.
# Rounds to zero.
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. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
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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