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Table 93. Enrollment, poverty, and federal funds for the 100 largest school districts, by enrollment size in 2006: Fall 2006, 200506, and fiscal year 2008
Name of district State Rank order Enroll- ment, fall 2006 5- to 17-year-old population, 2005 5- to 17- year-olds in poverty, 2005 Poverty rate of
5- to 17-year-olds, 20051 
Revenues by source of funds, 2005–06 Revenue for selected federal programs (in thousands), 2005–06 Title I allocations (in thousands), fiscal year 20082 
Total (in thousands) Federal (in thousands) Federal as a percent of total Federal revenue per student3  Title I basic and concen- tration grants School lunch Vocational education Drug-free schools Eisenhower math and science Special education Total Basic grants Concen- tration grants Targeted grants Education finance incentive grants
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
New York City NY 1 999,150 1,371,739 365,056 26.6 $17,451,165 $1,936,055 11.1 $1,909 $906,128 $278,111 $19,386 $34,864 $278,903 $851,241 $346,102 $87,542 $227,974 $189,623
Los Angeles Unified CA 2 707,627 874,982 231,576 26.5 8,297,754 1,174,255 14.2 1,614 556,289 142,181 $55,760 4,879 12,404 217,392 432,581 157,659 39,347 113,840 121,734
City of Chicago IL 3 413,694 520,534 135,418 26.0 4,391,252 720,709 16.4 1,712 291,985 96,783 40,613 5,305 10,273 147,900 313,960 125,729 31,780 76,163 80,287
Dade FL 4 353,790 410,366 88,751 21.6 3,547,190 396,597 11.2 1,095 125,907 71,776 26,675 2,654 7,511 86,108 134,859 51,836 13,373 38,394 31,256
Clark County NV 5 303,448 311,645 43,949 14.1 2,608,292 178,590 6.8 607 55,697 39,570 8,971 1,216 3,327 43,420 63,625 25,448 6,565 17,190 14,421
Broward FL 6 262,813 309,388 41,975 13.6 2,509,376 237,826 9.5 876 55,156 51,855 11,708 1,522 3,527 42,640 60,771 24,675 6,366 16,389 13,342
Houston ISD TX 7 202,936 247,983 76,340 30.8 1,900,199 295,857 15.6 1,407 93,431 33,702 12,957 1,696 3,074 66,222 119,404 46,630 11,787 31,671 29,316
Hillsborough FL 8 193,517 201,354 33,317 16.5 1,767,683 246,951 14.0 1,275 49,222 41,261 935 831 3,480 43,324 48,347 20,087 5,182 12,721 10,356
Hawaii Dept. of Education HI 9 180,728 211,521 23,729 11.2 2,705,532 225,393 8.3 1,233 46,525 33,674 916 1,658 2,416 29,600 44,323 19,093 4,438 10,284 10,509
Philadelphia City PA 10 178,241 266,016 85,700 32.2 2,350,846 342,845 14.6 1,858 149,970 26,351 2,103 7,189 62,564 210,050 72,619 18,734 53,742 64,954
                                           
Orange FL 11 175,245 181,387 30,169 16.6 1,738,157 146,724 8.4 836 40,259 37,739 7,366 984 2,227 34,106 42,445 17,710 4,569 11,116 9,050
Palm Beach FL 12 171,431 194,484 28,352 14.6 1,928,698 142,941 7.4 817 37,582 37,934 1,785 29,327 39,767 16,631 4,291 10,388 8,457
Fairfax County VA 13 163,952 181,141 9,849 5.4 2,067,838 83,028 4.0 507 15,406 29,781 3,805 697 1,701 14,419 17,149 7,146 1,844 3,786 4,374
Dallas ISD TX 14 159,144 186,895 49,967 26.7 1,556,872 210,079 13.5 1,303 64,382 25,670 10,653 1,193 2,136 54,474 82,128 35,681 9,019 19,437 17,991
Gwinnett County GA 15 152,043 140,755 12,239 8.7 1,424,897 81,934 5.8 567 28,618 21,351 9,388 2,373 4,446 5,144
Montgomery County MD 16 137,814 164,414 8,909 5.4 2,157,876 91,123 4.2 654 18,889 27,136 4,479 655 1,537 14,475 20,273 10,026 2,534 4,103 3,609
Prince George's County MD 17 131,014 157,853 14,779 9.4 1,656,012 107,664 6.5 808 27,748 24,975 4,782 805 1,648 26,695 29,261 12,414 3,203 7,182 6,462
San Diego Unified CA 18 130,983 159,576 29,285 18.4 1,404,140 159,576 11.4 1,205 56,846 24,474 8,848 1,371 1,235 28,813 45,987 19,225 4,859 11,288 10,616
Charlotte-Mecklenburg NC 19 128,789 142,476 22,570 15.8 1,138,805 94,611 8.3 764 27,707 32,290 12,837 3,312 7,856 8,285
Wake County NC 20 128,748 133,867 15,139 11.3 1,052,989 67,553 6.4 561 16,028 20,962 8,554 2,207 4,965 5,236
                                           
Duval FL 21 125,176 153,059 22,609 14.8 1,091,677 115,047 10.5 908 32,582 32,616 7,223 853 1,364 23,895 31,885 13,456 3,472 8,245 6,712
Detroit City MI 22 117,609 210,742 79,511 37.7 1,527,457 252,659 16.5 1,896 124,506 18,800 3,099 2,569 3,913 32,276 177,774 60,940 15,721 44,686 56,426
Memphis City TN 23 117,349 135,941 37,238 27.4 1,032,125 140,491 13.6 1,168 42,915 23,681 3,760 37,954 55,409 20,583 5,310 13,249 16,266
Pinellas FL 24 109,915 131,901 20,126 15.3 1,047,447 102,366 9.8 913 26,977 28,235 5,400 818 1,616 17,678 28,364 12,038 3,106 7,287 5,932
Cobb County GA 25 107,274 112,603 9,418 8.4 1,123,467 68,185 6.1 639 13,551 14,823 6,269 1,611 3,290 3,653
Baltimore County MD 26 105,839 131,322 9,727 7.4 1,210,105 85,998 7.1 803 20,889 21,746 6,507 549 1,265 14,243 20,673 9,606 2,428 4,654 3,985
DeKalb County GA 27 101,396 116,065 21,112 18.2 1,102,028 85,470 7.8 835 28,764 35,864 13,760 3,550 8,363 10,192
Albuquerque NM 28 95,493 107,133 17,735 16.6 805,387 82,042 10.2 873 25,376 15,953 3,296 316 953 16,946 27,583 10,863 2,766 6,388 7,567
Polk FL 29 92,801 93,181 17,207 18.5 837,268 83,205 9.9 930 21,308 18,856 4,705 485 1,458 22,403 23,690 10,156 2,620 6,016 4,898
Jefferson County KY 30 92,659 120,831 18,430 15.3 986,526 114,949 11.7 1,167 23,639 32,617 13,591 3,435 7,182 8,410
                                           
Cypress-Fairbanks ISD TX 31 92,135 70,519 8,631 12.2 664,646 42,698 6.4 495 4,989 11,395 1,406 257 457 11,397 10,972 4,903 1,265 2,494 2,309
Long Beach Unified CA 32 90,663 105,746 28,966 27.4 866,173 140,614 16.2 1,502 49,788 15,262 7,805 711 1,353 24,358 44,624 18,745 4,738 10,902 10,239
Milwaukee WI 33 89,912 117,884 38,785 32.9 1,133,742 172,212 15.2 1,864 72,506 26,295 2,097 24,015 87,929 35,663 9,014 19,400 23,852
Jefferson County CO 34 86,154 92,727 7,173 7.7 807,076 37,259 4.6 432 9,040 14,059 2,593 337 542 6,726 10,522 4,636 1,196 2,259 2,431
Baltimore City MD 35 84,515 112,785 32,048 28.4 1,111,963 130,664 11.8 1,491 43,363 23,848 15,064 1,210 2,397 25,336 71,655 28,752 7,417 18,213 17,273
Fulton County GA 36 83,861 94,612 13,560 14.3 917,282 53,330 5.8 658 14,407 21,946 8,795 2,269 5,011 5,871
Northside ISD TX 37 82,587 74,508 11,250 15.1 672,158 52,375 7.8 665 11,515 11,621 2,540 324 696 15,129 15,247 6,575 1,696 3,623 3,354
Austin ISD TX 38 82,140 93,158 19,087 20.5 861,984 84,971 9.9 1,047 21,115 14,071 4,135 460 965 20,770 27,772 12,099 3,058 6,551 6,064
Fort Worth ISD TX 39 79,457 94,953 24,953 26.3 712,933 119,688 16.8 1,490 39,402 16,574 584 1,270 21,636 36,471 15,632 3,951 8,770 8,118
Lee FL 40 78,981 78,022 10,672 13.7 796,722 65,221 8.2 862 11,738 14,740 367 1,012 13,996 14,064 6,279 1,620 3,399 2,767
                                           
Jordan District UT 41 78,299 82,813 5,175 6.2 515,240 37,854 7.3 491 4,349 12,212 1,571 243 710 8,167 5,989 2,960 0 1,380 1,649
Fresno Unified CA 42 77,555 87,229 30,276 34.7 719,209 113,778 15.8 1,439 48,809 14,634 6,402 743 1,612 24,954 47,555 20,472 4,896 11,431 10,756
Brevard FL 43 74,785 81,636 10,192 12.5 649,861 51,463 7.9 684 11,976 15,786 305 699 9,991 13,369 5,999 1,548 3,210 2,613
Mesa Unified AZ 44 74,128 97,046 14,031 14.5 570,482 40,514 7.1 543 15,675 12,244 3,576 409 1,035 493 19,551 7,975 2,057 4,585 4,934
Nashville-Davidson County TN 45 73,731 90,700 18,674 20.6 681,050 68,208 10.0 938 20,939 17,262 2,230 18,428 26,786 10,458 2,698 6,262 7,368
Anne Arundel County MD 46 73,066 90,150 5,542 6.1 843,819 45,111 5.3 613 10,278 15,967 2,755 351 701 5,860 10,220 5,029 1,271 2,192 1,729
Denver CO 47 72,561 82,789 18,832 22.7 785,638 81,417 10.4 1,126 27,637 15,821 4,518 610 1,430 15,344 30,908 11,875 3,064 7,121 8,848
Virginia Beach City VA 48 72,538 84,521 8,025 9.5 729,334 58,432 8.0 786 11,879 13,755 3,751 337 1,087 8,202 13,420 5,831 1,504 2,898 3,188
Guilford County NC 49 71,722 75,747 15,064 19.9 590,880 54,756 9.3 796 17,519 20,756 8,477 2,187 4,912 5,181
Prince William County VA 50 70,948 69,838 4,451 6.4 768,833 31,853 4.1 465 5,811 11,125 1,466 354 674 7,936 6,168 3,195 0 1,442 1,532
                                           
Greenville 01 SC 51 67,537 73,811 11,616 15.7 594,646 49,035 8.2 726 15,571 13,401 2,466 403 1,154 11,900 18,565 7,447 1,882 4,029 5,207
Granite District UT 52 67,502 75,014 8,056 10.7 438,162 49,884 11.4 741 9,933 12,181 2,747 322 716 11,671 10,898 4,585 1,183 2,296 2,833
Fort Bend ISD TX 53 67,014 66,944 5,277 7.9 525,094 34,405 6.6 520 4,687 10,285 1,435 205 398 6,584 5,949 3,127 0 1,466 1,357
Seminole FL 54 66,351 70,919 6,779 9.6 553,790 40,497 7.3 600 6,987 13,491 2,501 269 507 11,070 8,564 4,030 1,032 1,930 1,572
Volusia FL 55 65,867 71,151 9,803 13.8 621,029 48,969 7.9 746 14,174 13,846 2,992 362 1,228 11,455 13,130 5,903 1,523 3,145 2,560
Mobile County AL 56 65,097 77,632 20,566 26.5 555,247 97,090 17.5 1,479 30,276 20,374 5,790 774 2,396 18,966 29,067 11,449 2,954 6,931 7,733
Washoe County NV 57 64,954 68,031 7,709 11.3 540,590 40,943 7.6 637 7,750 10,808 2,026 324 1,111 8,305 9,731 4,618 1,191 2,319 1,602
Pasco FL 58 64,689 64,621 9,269 14.3 568,273 51,721 9.1 824 11,875 14,929 1,797 291 604 12,187 12,012 5,452 1,407 2,841 2,312
Arlington ISD TX 59 63,082 69,512 11,139 16.0 503,710 50,029 9.9 789 10,996 10,011 1,851 289 634 14,137 14,613 6,327 1,632 3,456 3,199
El Paso ISD TX 60 62,857 64,609 22,772 35.2 539,616 87,228 16.2 1,367 33,101 9,628 5,259 483 1,228 18,747 32,908 14,352 3,433 7,854 7,270
                                           
Davis District UT 61 62,193 61,321 3,507 5.7 387,460 33,373 8.6 541 2,961 10,393 1,159 186 745 8,123 4,146 2,298 0 853 995
Elk Grove Unified CA 62 61,881 53,130 7,682 14.5 653,443 41,007 6.3 675 11,799 8,626 1,821 220 511 8,997 10,455 4,848 1,251 2,412 1,944
North East ISD TX 63 61,255 61,372 8,738 14.2 518,662 35,735 6.9 597 6,856 10,575 1,496 209 517 9,135 11,295 5,030 1,298 2,580 2,388
Tucson Unified AZ 64 60,333 80,597 15,137 18.8 507,545 70,587 13.9 1,166 23,792 10,839 4,543 1,327 1,560 13,005 24,090 10,570 2,672 5,196 5,653
Knox County TN 65 59,663 64,736 10,245 15.8 423,436 38,784 9.2 713 10,238 11,541 1,367 9,012 13,855 5,808 1,498 3,122 3,427
Aldine ISD TX 66 58,831 55,372 16,337 29.5 505,685 71,825 14.2 1,236 16,893 10,085 2,106 360 694 22,482 22,247 9,311 2,402 5,470 5,064
Chesterfield County VA 67 58,455 56,270 3,834 6.8 510,235 24,816 4.9 434 4,091 10,734 1,284 365 642 3,890 5,246 2,764 0 1,209 1,273
San Bernardino City Unified CA 68 57,398 61,020 18,675 30.6 550,927 85,134 15.5 1,451 40,136 10,103 4,756 554 744 18,854 30,189 13,742 3,465 6,775 6,207
Santa Ana Unified CA 69 57,286 65,573 11,375 17.3 548,889 78,647 14.3 1,326 28,258 11,096 2,021 458 699 16,502 19,527 9,529 2,409 4,033 3,556
Garland ISD TX 70 56,955 55,908 8,902 15.9 443,113 36,609 8.3 638 5,497 9,098 1,455 232 450 10,309 11,309 5,035 1,299 2,584 2,391
                                           
District of Columbia DC 71 56,943 80,807 19,634 24.3 1,092,863 127,371 11.7 2,137 64,248 10,035 1,189 5,960 15,446 47,308 20,218 4,978 11,828 10,284
Alpine District UT 72 56,460 58,844 3,886 6.6 338,381 30,990 9.2 560 4,419 9,210 1,110 145 610 6,569 4,594 2,455 0 983 1,156
Boston MA 73 56,388 80,050 21,995 27.5 1,257,800 106,327 8.5 1,854 43,428 18,955 1,476 11,549 49,776 18,592 4,796 11,353 15,034
San Francisco Unified CA 74 56,183 68,353 10,454 15.3 593,468 65,909 11.1 1,172 18,259 4,061 498 404 11,118 15,769 7,454 1,829 3,490 2,997
Columbus City OH 75 56,003 76,515 21,954 28.7 792,623 113,564 14.3 1,926 18,502 622 2,939 20,393 45,627 17,976 4,544 9,942 13,166
Cleveland Municipal City OH 76 55,593 92,032 36,108 39.2 897,692 122,333 13.6 2,081 22,016 901 2,929 18,872 72,394 26,281 6,736 16,691 22,687
San Antonio ISD TX 77 55,406 66,817 20,984 31.4 522,507 96,815 18.5 1,716 32,858 11,483 5,174 618 1,185 25,230 33,067 15,026 3,797 7,397 6,847
Cumberland County NC 78 53,621 56,592 13,945 24.6 397,269 55,349 13.9 1,055 14,226 19,189 7,884 2,034 4,512 4,759
Plano ISD TX 79 52,997 71,487 3,912 5.5 615,912 22,310 3.6 419 2,562 6,730 1,128 161 425 4,374 4,132 2,236 0 985 911
Clayton County GA 80 52,533 57,185 10,552 18.5 508,169 54,562 10.7 1,036 17,401 16,406 6,819 1,759 3,677 4,152
                                           
Osceola FL 81 52,012 42,273 7,936 18.8 477,114 41,629 8.7 836 7,970 8,448 209 558 11,391 10,095 4,680 1,207 2,319 1,888
Capistrano Unified CA 82 51,512 58,182 2,954 5.1 408,696 22,158 5.4 432 4,318 8,007 1,342 184 223 2,938 3,264 1,999 0 722 544
Forsyth County NC 83 51,325 56,113 10,750 19.2 426,327 40,184 9.4 810 10,574 14,344 6,052 1,561 3,276 3,455
Katy ISD TX 84 51,201 37,866 3,831 10.1 414,227 21,900 5.3 454 959 6,651 706 119 208 4,780 4,064 2,203 0 967 895
Atlanta City GA 85 50,631 76,913 24,021 31.2 744,569 83,834 11.3 1,651 16,048 44,920 18,724 4,733 9,634 11,829
Loudoun County VA 86 50,383 50,643 1,344 2.7 831,467 13,435 1.6 284 1,280 5,260 746 188 150 2,655 1,274 1,274 0 0 0
Douglas County CO 87 50,370 51,555 1,457 2.8 432,175 10,599 2.5 221 813 6,230 668 104 121 1,023 1,167 1,167 0 0 0
Corona-Norco Unified CA 88 49,865 45,087 4,167 9.2 475,912 26,873 5.6 566 4,743 7,212 1,258 161 201 7,752 4,576 2,549 0 1,142 886
Pasadena ISD TX 89 49,851 48,256 12,560 26.0 397,550 43,518 10.9 884 10,432 6,898 1,786 242 532 14,056 16,682 7,136 1,841 4,002 3,704
Cherry Creek CO 90 49,684 44,907 2,970 6.6 448,399 17,447 3.9 359 2,790 8,104 790 111 139 3,666 3,468 1,894 0 778 796
                                           
Sacramento City Unified CA 91 49,355 65,611 14,540 22.2 573,623 80,420 14.0 1,595 28,148 9,705 4,872 492 839 13,768 23,078 10,509 2,656 5,223 4,690
Anchorage School AK 92 49,230 53,869 5,707 10.6 495,404 60,822 12.3 1,223 13,426 11,794 4,471 626 1,014 8,084 13,764 6,128 0 3,794 3,841
East Baton Rouge Parish SB LA 93 49,197 68,111 19,069 28.0 531,036 103,663 19.5 2,076 26,101 9,227 4,341 496 193 18,350 27,441 11,527 2,974 6,906 6,034
Lewisville ISD TX 94 49,060 52,833 2,655 5.0 422,568 23,552 5.6 496 1,578 7,880 866 138 301 4,477 2,828 1,668 0 603 558
Howard County MD 95 49,048 52,850 1,957 3.7 626,100 18,334 2.9 377 2,011 8,411 1,096 156 407 2,445 2,068 2,068 0 0 0
Garden Grove Unified CA 96 48,802 56,164 8,805 15.7 419,282 45,741 10.9 923 14,697 8,302 3,065 357 407 12,623 13,722 6,297 2,491 2,704 2,229
Brownsville ISD TX 97 48,334 41,942 22,493 53.6 426,935 77,055 18.0 1,597 24,520 9,858 4,726 438 561 22,019 32,577 12,662 3,266 8,646 8,003
San Juan Unified CA 98 47,862 60,212 8,106 13.5 452,930 41,671 9.2 862 9,154 9,355 2,180 258 372 6,607 11,174 5,126 1,322 2,600 2,127
Henrico County VA 99 47,680 49,578 4,376 8.8 417,032 21,940 5.3 460 4,525 8,558 1,410 161 607 4,406 6,129 3,176 0 1,432 1,521
Shelby County TN 100 47,126 46,913 3,806 8.1 328,991 21,902 6.7 477 2,116 10,325 526 4,693 4,414 2,334 0 1,042 1,038
— Not available.
1 Poverty is defined based on the number of persons and related children in the family and their income. For information on poverty thresholds for 2005, see http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/threshld/thresh05.html.
2 Fiscal year 2008 Department of Education funds available for spending by school districts in the 2008–09 school year.
3 Federal revenue per student is based on fall enrollment collected through the "School District Finance Survey (Form F-33)."
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. SB = school board. ISD = independent school district.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "School District Finance Survey (Form F-33)," 2005–06, and "Local Education Agency Universe Survey," 2006–07; and unpublished Department of Education budget data. (This table was prepared September 2008.)

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