Gresham-Barlow School District, Oregon

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Gresham-Barlow School District is a school district in Oregon. It was the 10th-largest school district in the state serving 12,376 students in the 2011-2012 school year.[1]

About the district

Gresham-Barlow School District is located in Multnomah County, Ore.
Gresham-Barlow School District is based in Gresham in Multnomah County, which lies in northeastern Oregon. The seat of county government is Portland. Multnomah County was home to an estimated 766,135 residents in 2013 according to the United States Census Bureau.[2]

Demographics

Multnomah County outperformed Oregon as a whole in terms of higher education achievement and median household income while it underperformed in terms of poverty rate in 2013. The United States Census Bureau found that 39.9 percent of Multnomah County residents aged 25 years and older had earned a bachelor's degree or higher compared to 29.7 percent of residents statewide. The median household income in the county was $52,511 while it was $50,229 for the state. The percentage of persons below the poverty line in Multnomah County was 17.8 percent in comparison to 16.2 percent for the entirety of Oregon.[2]

Racial Demographics, 2013[2]
Race Multnomah County (%) Oregon (%)
White 80.8 88.1
Black or African American 5.7 2.0
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.5 1.8
Asian 7.0 4.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.6 0.4
Two or More Races 4.4 3.5
Hispanic or Latino 11.1 12.3

Presidential Voting Pattern, Multnomah County[3]
Year Democratic Vote Pacific Green Vote Libertarian Vote Republican Vote Other Vote
2012 274,887 5,954 4,695 75,302 3,884
2008 279,696 1,207 1,195 75,171 7,441
2004 259,585 1,100 1,202 98,439 2,368

Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin rather than a race. Citizens may report both their race and their place of origin, and as a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table may exceed 100 percent.[4][5]

Budget

The table below displays the budget for Gresham-Barlow School District:[6][7]

Expenditures by Category
School Year Staff Expenses Student Services Operational Expenses Debt Service Other Budget Total
Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget
2010-2011 $71,545,018 63.4% $8,934,361 7.9% $8,274,067 7.3% $5,053,148 4.5% $18,997,058 16.8% $112,803,652
2011-2012 $72,856,783 63.5% $9,298,507 8.1% $8,141,172 7.1% $5,321,741 4.6% $19,067,345 16.6% $114,685,548
2013-2014 $87,982,812 64.8% $7,048,941 5.2% $27,369,345 20.2% $7,569,094 5.6% $5,814,268 4.3% $135,784,460
Averages: $77,461,537.67 64% $8,427,269.67 7% $14,594,861.33 12% $5,981,327.67 5% $14,626,223.67 12% $121,091,220

See also

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