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Table A.1.a.-3 Enrollment of public elementary and secondary school students, by school locale and state or jurisdiction: Fall 2008
City Suburban Town Rural
State or jurisdiction Total   Large Midsize Small   Large Midsize Small   Fringe Distant Remote   Fringe Distant Remote  
United States  49,053,786   7,425,288 3,145,788 3,752,344   14,438,353 1,590,329 1,019,141   2,087,392 2,325,243 1,586,034   6,932,963 3,554,274 1,196,637  
Alabama  742,997   0 101,703 55,193   82,965 29,483 17,381   50,301 44,975 8,687   158,392 151,498 42,419  
Alaska  130,662   40,927 0 5,240   0 0 5,317   5,565 10,351 15,247   18,424 4,594 24,997  
Arizona  1,085,822   402,938 53,426 36,997   207,171 0 23,866   22,433 21,517 66,782   170,014 56,382 24,296  
Arkansas  478,965   0 27,290 93,975   35,495 8,767 2,245   25,994 49,721 32,515   97,860 68,726 36,377  
California  6,240,184   1,520,318 624,536 588,004   2,026,311 287,309 165,948   217,826 141,154 46,711   513,240 86,774 22,053  
                                     
Colorado  817,605   180,267 36,899 48,796   236,564 9,514 34,297   33,735 12,575 45,558   114,320 33,927 31,153  
Connecticut  561,766   0 81,389 71,970   245,768 60,112 0   24,243 0 0   72,452 5,832 0  
Delaware  123,968   0 0 16,151   50,938 0 7,775   15,023 4,906 0   22,442 6,733 0  
District of Columbia  68,681   68,610 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0   71 0 0  
Florida  2,631,020   200,053 189,851 236,501   1,136,766 195,754 33,413   50,815 84,814 11,064   412,732 72,591 6,666  
                                     
Georgia  1,655,792   51,256 82,887 94,493   609,492 20,724 35,544   65,881 90,348 26,804   405,672 148,136 24,555  
Hawaii  179,406   41,294 0 0   59,510 12,467 0   3,053 0 39,673   14,918 6,071 2,420  
Idaho  274,672   0 31,089 45,302   22,735 0 23,487   9,946 26,223 25,730   50,071 22,432 17,657  
Illinois  2,119,707   421,632 123,155 120,119   821,069 73,252 34,884   54,044 107,824 59,125   173,629 112,217 18,757  
Indiana  1,046,147   143,393 36,231 113,155   214,848 20,505 13,015   57,857 114,697 5,699   186,089 137,269 3,389  
                                     
Iowa  482,735   0 50,959 79,216   30,724 6,399 4,153   18,899 52,716 59,730   50,503 84,247 45,189  
Kansas  471,060   44,817 62,704 7,745   62,906 4,389 329   20,443 33,546 72,233   71,332 43,341 47,275  
Kentucky  670,030   110,943 0 23,908   76,857 9,900 9,611   35,125 62,571 52,022   136,916 106,293 45,884  
Louisiana  684,745   0 133,417 61,652   76,985 42,759 33,285   43,263 67,370 15,470   112,530 77,071 20,943  
Maine  187,484   0 0 23,129   0 16,257 7,642   14,534 15,408 8,438   35,885 49,438 16,753  
                                     
Maryland  843,781   82,879 0 57,855   417,023 54,675 32,415   23,939 24,419 76   113,861 34,821 1,818  
Massachusetts  958,910   61,324 59,524 79,351   578,118 46,957 754   15,416 4,635 0   103,842 8,989 0  
Michigan  1,629,880   123,265 90,217 189,424   527,081 60,386 56,425   97,484 50,291 53,419   197,078 143,799 41,011  
Minnesota  828,943   87,166 0 84,678   239,664 5,245 6,174   51,750 52,587 66,584   108,244 64,749 62,102  
Mississippi  491,924   0 28,379 22,733   27,738 12,740 8,646   11,818 27,543 108,150   93,146 109,819 41,212  
                                     
Missouri  917,871   96,508 20,301 45,035   254,235 9,129 14,757   40,894 64,218 76,527   129,291 105,143 61,833  
Montana  141,899   0 13,613 16,976   0 1,449 3,544   1,944 0 49,765   9,660 14,958 29,990  
Nebraska  292,590   65,839 31,425 0   32,425 2,966 0   3,057 13,589 53,230   23,842 24,328 41,889  
Nevada  433,371   89,523 57,136 21,349   151,340 0 0   9,177 8,648 14,659   68,931 5,475 7,133  
New Hampshire  197,934   0 15,988 12,346   15,322 29,059 17,888   12,429 11,624 10,317   37,014 28,832 7,115  
                                     
New Jersey  1,379,873   46,115 0 93,081   1,027,876 25,684 21,578   25,833 0 0   129,667 10,039 0  
New Mexico  328,420   76,503 0 33,963   35,246 5,121 4,976   8,951 15,564 67,862   46,228 10,363 23,643  
New York  2,740,592   1,042,911 55,688 101,975   917,962 25,393 33,748   108,166 66,567 27,635   185,755 157,300 17,492  
North Carolina  1,457,835   137,405 149,362 87,685   124,970 86,128 14,511   90,278 90,175 5,067   424,632 221,196 26,426  
North Dakota  94,728   0 0 25,846   0 5,304 2,284   0 2,549 16,339   5,655 8,510 28,241  
                                     
Ohio  1,813,999   227,002 44,952 86,051   641,509 30,403 43,875   138,337 119,281 5,020   282,483 192,718 2,368  
Oklahoma  645,108   125,758 0 14,778   106,122 705 15,652   26,717 72,247 55,429   80,993 96,172 50,535  
Oregon  556,380   59,866 47,971 69,585   103,851 25,077 3,241   65,719 41,395 39,821   55,860 28,881 15,113  
Pennsylvania  1,769,786   222,226 31,214 88,690   674,689 68,109 58,247   150,096 59,491 16,700   258,059 130,802 11,463  
Rhode Island  143,591   0 24,874 21,077   75,326 0 0   2,647 0 0   16,681 2,986 0  
                                     
South Carolina  718,113   0 30,716 84,798   136,213 25,477 23,518   27,699 72,683 4,493   212,715 95,279 4,522  
South Dakota  126,425   0 19,488 12,091   0 347 1,431   3,667 7,170 24,957   11,939 12,311 33,024  
Tennessee  971,950   171,421 54,625 66,120   122,285 19,254 16,097   47,817 74,047 23,843   227,996 129,511 18,934  
Texas  4,751,003   1,274,608 395,600 293,832   1,049,618 58,534 68,862   148,545 216,078 155,800   738,851 265,371 85,304  
Utah  559,687   0 39,494 53,998   290,102 0 14,643   26,864 23,103 25,947   53,559 15,518 16,459  
                                     
Vermont  90,106   0 0 5,969   0 9,036 0   2,533 14,886 7,045   15,852 24,427 10,358  
Virginia  1,235,143   71,257 155,687 58,823   429,770 18,267 32,338   29,100 57,168 5,141   228,269 125,660 23,663  
Washington  1,037,018   46,936 102,777 133,301   349,908 76,148 23,518   57,412 48,410 23,307   106,561 49,018 19,722  
West Virginia  282,718   0 0 38,230   0 32,536 12,889   17,880 41,195 12,743   49,434 56,684 21,127  
Wisconsin  873,607   90,328 41,221 110,152   112,856 58,609 33,784   72,243 101,688 10,910   92,428 101,688 47,700  
Wyoming  87,153   0 0 21,006   0 0 1,154   0 3,276 33,760   6,945 5,355 15,657  
NOTE: For more details on urban-centric locale categories, see http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ruraled/definitions.asp.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey," 2008–09 (version 1b).
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