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Mount Diablo Unified School District, California

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Mount Diablo Unified School District is a school district in California.

About the district

Mount Diablo Unified School District is located in Contra Costa County, California.

Mount Diablo Unified School District is located in Contra Costa County, California. The county seat of Contra Costa County is Martinez. Contra Costa County is home to 1,094,205 residents, according to the United States Census Bureau.[1]

Demographics

Contra Costa County outperformed the rest of California in terms of higher education achievement in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 38.6 percent of Contra Costa County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a bachelor's degree compared to 30.5 percent for California as a whole. The median household income for Contra Costa County was $78,187 compared to $61,400 for the state of California. The percentage of people below poverty level for Contra Costa County was 10.2 percent while it was 15.3 percent for the state of California.[1]

Racial Demographics, 2013[1]
Race Contra Costa County (%) California (%)
White 67.9 73.5
Black or African American 9.6 6.6
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.0 1.7
Asian 15.9 14.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.6 0.5
Two or more race 5.0 3.7
Hispanic or Latino 24.9 38.4

Presidential Voting Pattern, Contra Costa County[2]
Year Democratic Vote Republican Vote
2012 290,824 136,517
2008 306,983 136,436
2004 257,254 150,608
2000 224,338 141,373

Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin, not a race. Therefore, the Census allows citizens to report both their race and that they are from a "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin simultaneously. As a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table will exceed 100 percent. Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin percentages, although rounding by the Census Bureau may make the total one or two tenths off from being exactly 100 percent.[3] This Ballotpedia page provides a more detailed explanation of how the Census Bureau handles race and ethnicity in its surveys.

Budget

The table below displays the budget for Mount Diablo Unified School District:[4]

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
2013-2014 $204,827,539 76.2% $26,487,741 9.9% $37,100,681 13.8% $0 0% $254,994 0.1% $268,670,955
2014-2015 $238,042,780 82.5% $15,070,287 5.2% $35,379,564 12.3% $0 0% $163,661 0.1% $288,656,292
Averages: $221,435,159.5 79% $20,779,014 7% $36,240,122.5 13% $0 0% $209,327.5 0% $278,663,623.5

References