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Table A.1.a.-1 Number of public school districts, by district locale and state or jurisdiction: School year 2008–09 (View Table A.1.a.-1 continued)
        City       Suburban       Town       Rural  
State or jurisdiction Total   Large Midsize Small   Large Midsize Small   Fringe Distant Remote   Fringe Distant Remote
United States 13,809   165 160 406   2,245 308 225   697 984 826   1,801 3,352 2,640
Alabama 133   0 5 11   10 3 6   12 16 4   16 32 18
Alaska 53   2 0 1   0 0 1   0 1 5   2 0 41
Arizona 225   23 4 5   11 0 3   5 13 28   36 39 58
Arkansas 245   0 1 14   6 2 0   7 28 14   44 76 53
California 960   47 45 58   202 42 29   69 66 33   147 155 67
                                   
Colorado 178   6 2 3   13 0 2   5 5 26   7 28 81
Connecticut 166   0 4 9   64 14 0   14 0 0   43 18 0
Delaware 19   0 0 1   5 0 3   3 1 0   4 2 0
District of Columbia 1   1 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0
Florida 67   1 3 2   14 6 0   2 10 3   15 9 2
                                   
Georgia 180   1 4 10   14 1 1   7 22 7   53 44 16
Hawaii 1   0 0 0   1 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0
Idaho 115   0 1 5   1 0 3   3 11 13   12 29 37
Illinois 869   1 7 23   263 37 18   37 82 51   92 224 34
Indiana 294   8 2 15   39 4 5   20 54 3   53 88 3
                                   
Iowa 362   0 3 10   7 2 0   11 32 37   22 137 101
Kansas 318   1 5 1   8 1 1   12 26 39   22 69 133
Kentucky 174   2 0 6   15 4 1   8 24 22   31 36 25
Louisiana 69   0 4 5   7 1 1   7 9 4   11 14 6
Maine 283   0 0 7   0 8 10   7 10 10   37 93 101
                                   
Maryland 24   1 0 1   5 3 2   0 3 0   4 5 0
Massachusetts 352   1 3 9   171 22 8   27 8 0   63 40 0
Michigan 552   1 8 27   105 16 13   43 23 32   68 144 72
Minnesota 340   2 0 8   27 3 3   15 23 34   28 83 114
Mississippi 152   0 1 4   2 3 1   2 9 43   16 44 27
See notes at end of table.
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