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Table 4. Number of regular public elementary and secondary school districts, by student membership size and state or jurisdiction: School year 2010–11
Number of districts with student membership1
State or jurisdiction Total districts 100,000
or more
10,000– 99,999 5,000– 9,999 3,000– 4,999 1,000– 2,999 500– 999 300– 499 100– 299 1–99 Zero
or not reported
United States2  13,592 26 856 1,052 1,401 3,799 2,327 1,298 1,778 912 143
                       
Alabama  133 0 12 25 28 63 3 0 0 0 2
Alaska  53 0 3 2 2 9 6 13 11 7 0
Arizona  224 0 27 26 15 44 18 20 30 41 3
Arkansas  239 0 7 8 23 84 94 23 0 0 0
California  955 2 159 116 105 190 104 64 115 92 8
                       
Colorado  178 0 20 10 8 36 20 30 44 10 0
Connecticut  169 0 10 19 31 59 21 13 14 2 0
Delaware  19 0 3 5 6 5 0 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia  2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Florida  67 7 30 13 5 12 0 0 0 0 0
                       
Georgia  180 2 35 28 41 61 8 4 1 0 0
Hawaii  1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Idaho  116 0 6 7 11 27 17 17 24 6 1
Illinois  868 1 22 50 75 268 206 102 113 29 2
Indiana  293 0 24 33 36 148 44 2 5 0 1
                       
Iowa  359 0 7 9 15 80 131 69 45 3 0
Kansas  312 0 7 14 10 56 74 63 56 9 23
Kentucky  174 0 10 15 35 79 25 6 4 0 0
Louisiana  70 0 17 19 14 18 2 0 0 0 0
Maine  235 0 0 2 12 53 26 16 45 77 4
                       
Maryland  24 3 12 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts  244 0 9 30 52 86 24 13 25 4 1
Michigan  551 0 22 46 69 224 100 31 26 30 3
Minnesota  337 0 14 24 27 95 88 47 37 3 2
Mississippi  152 0 5 15 32 75 20 1 4 0 0
                       
Missouri  522 0 20 18 39 99 116 76 111 43 0
Montana  417 0 1 3 5 22 27 37 117 205 0
Nebraska  251 0 4 5 8 21 47 59 102 5 0
Nevada  17 1 1 5 2 2 3 1 1 1 0
New Hampshire  178 0 2 0 13 45 29 22 31 36 0
                       
New Jersey  613 0 20 53 62 190 113 46 55 18 56
New Mexico  89 0 8 7 13 12 15 11 16 7 0
New York  695 1 13 67 102 265 130 66 32 18 1
North Carolina  115 2 34 31 21 25 2 0 0 0 0
North Dakota  183 0 2 3 1 7 14 27 80 46 3
                       
Ohio  615 0 16 51 82 315 127 15 5 2 2
Oklahoma  526 0 11 11 13 97 104 102 156 32 0
Oregon  186 0 13 18 16 40 33 12 26 28 0
Pennsylvania  500 1 16 56 108 244 65 7 2 0 1
Rhode Island  32 0 3 4 9 11 1 2 2 0 0
                       
South Carolina  86 0 21 19 17 20 8 0 0 0 1
South Dakota  152 0 2 0 3 18 27 33 68 1 0
Tennessee  137 1 18 25 35 41 12 4 0 1 0
Texas  1,031 3 98 69 85 242 206 111 190 25 2
Utah  41 0 14 5 6 10 2 2 2 0 0
                       
Vermont  294 0 0 0 1 16 32 38 104 87 16
Virginia  134 1 26 21 25 44 11 1 1 0 4
Washington  295 0 31 28 25 65 40 24 37 38 7
West Virginia  55 0 7 10 15 22 1 0 0 0 0
Wisconsin  424 0 11 21 38 136 117 63 34 4 0
Wyoming  49 0 2 2 2 16 14 5 6 2 0
Department of Defense schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions
Department of Defense (DoDEA)  16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
Bureau of Indian Education  196 0 0 0 0 1 18 27 98 29 23
American Samoa  1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Guam  1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Commonwealth of the
  Northern Marianas 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.
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,” 2010–11, Provisional Version 2a.


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