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Table 5. Percentage distribution of students in membership in regular public elementary and secondary school districts, by student membership size and state or jurisdiction: School year 2010–11
Percentage distribution of students in districts with membership1
State or jurisdiction Total districts Total students   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
United States2  13,592 48,061,880   12.3 41.7 15.2 11.2 14.1 3.5 1.1 0.7 0.1
                         
Alabama  133 738,322   0.0 41.6 26.6 14.3 17.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Alaska  53 131,704   0.0 61.2 10.9 6.2 12.4 3.3 3.9 1.6 0.3
Arizona  224 944,281   0.0 64.5 17.9 6.3 8.3 1.4 0.9 0.6 0.2
Arkansas  239 475,551   0.0 24.2 12.3 18.2 29.3 13.9 2.1 0.0 0.0
California  955 6,120,149   13.1 58.3 14.1 6.6 5.9 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.1
                         
Colorado  178 834,832   0.0 76.3 8.3 3.8 7.3 1.7 1.4 1.0 0.1
Connecticut  169 533,934   0.0 27.5 23.6 22.7 21.9 2.9 0.9 0.5 #
Delaware  19 119,878   0.0 36.5 35.0 21.7 6.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
District of Columbia  2 44,366   0.0 99.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0
Florida  67 2,636,404   52.2 42.9 3.3 0.7 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
                         
Georgia  180 1,666,039   16.1 55.6 11.7 9.2 6.9 0.4 0.1 # 0.0
Hawaii  1 179,601   100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Idaho  116 265,822   0.0 41.1 17.5 17.0 15.6 4.7 2.5 1.6 #
Illinois  868 2,087,291   19.4 18.6 16.1 13.7 21.9 7.1 2.0 1.1 0.1
Indiana  293 1,023,220   0.0 35.5 21.8 13.6 25.4 3.5 0.1 0.1 0.0
                         
Iowa  359 495,775   0.0 23.4 13.0 12.1 25.5 18.1 5.6 2.0 #
Kansas  312 483,215   0.0 35.6 18.1 7.9 19.5 10.9 5.1 2.6 0.1
Kentucky  174 672,958   0.0 36.4 16.3 20.3 23.7 2.9 0.4 0.1 0.0
Louisiana  70 665,109   0.0 64.7 21.2 8.4 5.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Maine  235 188,830   0.0 0.0 6.3 22.0 52.8 10.3 3.2 4.1 1.3
                         
Maryland  24 851,971   44.0 50.4 3.4 1.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Massachusetts  244 790,836   0.0 23.5 24.9 26.1 22.1 2.2 0.7 0.5 #
Michigan  551 1,456,977   0.0 26.3 21.1 17.8 28.3 5.2 0.8 0.4 0.1
Minnesota  337 797,579   0.0 34.3 22.2 13.1 19.3 7.8 2.3 0.9 #
Mississippi  152 490,526   0.0 21.8 21.2 24.2 29.6 3.0 0.1 0.2 0.0
                         
Missouri  522 896,702   0.0 36.7 12.6 16.8 18.6 9.3 3.2 2.4 0.3
Montana  417 141,577   0.0 7.5 12.2 13.1 24.1 12.7 10.2 14.7 5.5
Nebraska  251 298,136   0.0 39.7 12.0 10.1 12.1 11.1 7.9 7.0 0.2
Nevada  17 429,610   73.1 15.0 8.9 1.8 0.6 0.5 0.1 0.1 #
New Hampshire  178 193,728   0.0 14.4 0.0 27.6 39.1 10.3 4.7 3.0 0.9
                         
New Jersey  613 1,398,878   0.0 24.1 26.3 17.4 24.0 6.0 1.3 0.8 0.1
New Mexico  89 331,373   0.0 60.1 15.3 13.7 5.7 2.8 1.3 0.9 0.1
New York  695 2,680,049   37.1 8.3 17.3 15.0 17.2 3.7 1.0 0.2 #
North Carolina  115 1,448,117   19.3 55.5 16.1 5.5 3.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
North Dakota  183 96,255   0.0 22.5 22.1 3.5 13.6 9.2 10.7 16.1 2.3
                         
Ohio  615 1,655,726   0.0 20.2 20.6 19.0 33.7 5.9 0.4 0.1 #
Oklahoma  526 658,163   0.0 35.7 10.8 7.2 24.1 10.9 6.0 5.0 0.4
Oregon  186 557,574   0.0 48.0 20.8 11.0 13.9 4.4 0.8 1.0 0.2
Pennsylvania  500 1,675,098   9.9 13.5 22.1 24.5 26.8 3.1 0.2 # 0.0
Rhode Island  32 129,054   0.0 34.5 20.1 25.2 18.7 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.0
                         
South Carolina  86 714,742   0.0 65.2 20.0 8.5 5.3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
South Dakota  152 125,613   0.0 27.7 0.0 8.8 27.3 15.3 9.7 11.3 #
Tennessee  137 987,038   11.3 48.5 17.6 13.8 7.8 0.9 0.1 0.0 #
Texas  1,031 4,799,541   9.7 59.9 10.1 6.9 8.6 3.1 0.9 0.7 #
Utah  41 545,395   0.0 85.5 6.1 4.3 3.6 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0
                         
Vermont  294 88,879   0.0 0.0 0.0 4.1 27.2 26.9 16.5 20.9 4.3
Virginia  134 1,237,326   14.1 57.8 11.6 8.4 7.3 0.7 # # 0.0
Washington  295 1,042,979   0.0 55.4 18.9 9.4 11.7 2.9 0.9 0.7 0.2
West Virginia  55 282,130   0.0 37.8 25.7 22.1 14.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wisconsin  424 864,251   0.0 27.8 15.7 16.5 26.4 9.7 2.9 0.8 #
Wyoming  49 88,776   0.0 28.5 15.2 7.7 33.5 11.3 2.4 1.3 0.1
Department of Defense schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions
Department of Defense (DoDEA)  16  
Bureau of Indian Education  196 41,962   0 0 0 0 3 27 24 42 5
American Samoa  1  
Guam  1 31,618   0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Commonwealth of the
  Northern Marianas Islands 
1 11,105   0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico  1 473,735   100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Virgin Islands  2 15,495   0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
—Not available. The Department of Defense dependents schools (overseas and domestic ), American Samoa and Guam did not report membership to the Common Core of Data for the 2010–11 school year.
# 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.
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,” 2010–11, Provisional Version 2a.


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