Provo School District, Utah

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Provo School District is a school district in Utah.

About the district

Provo School District is located in Utah County, Utah
Provo School District is located in Utah County, Utah. The county seat of Utah County is Provo. Utah County is home to 516,564 residents, according to the United States Census Bureau.[1]

Demographics

Utah County overperformed in comparison to the rest of Utah in terms of higher education achievement and median household income in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 35.7 percent of Utah County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a bachelor's degree compared to 29.9 percent for Utah as a whole. The median household income in Utah County was $59,864 compared to $58,164 for the state of Utah. The poverty rate in Utah County was 13.6 percent compared to 12.1 percent for the entire state.[1]

Racial Demographics, 2013[1]
Race Utah County (%) Utah (%)
White 93.8 91.8
Black or African American 0.7 1.3
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.8 1.5
Asian 1.6 2.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.8 1.0
Two or More Races 2.3 2.3
Hispanic or Latino 11.0 13.3

Presidential Voting Pattern, Utah County[2]
Year Democratic Vote (%) Republican Vote (%) Other Vote (%)
2012 9.7 87.8 2.5
2008 18.5 76.5 5.0
2004 11.6 86.0 2.4
2000 13.7 81.7 4.6

Note: Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" percentage, although rounding by the Census Bureau may make the total one- or two-tenths off. Read more about race and ethnicity in the Census here.[3]

Budget

The table below displays the budget for Provo 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
2011-2012 $67,744,403 60.9% $3,708,040 3.3% $30,920,716 27.8% $6,467,522 5.8% $2,320,514 2.1% $111,161,195
2012-2013 $69,979,806 58.4% $3,277,745 2.7% $36,302,018 30.3% $7,063,000 5.9% $3,253,269 2.7% $119,875,838
2013-2014 $72,259,692 58.3% $3,887,685 3.1% $40,768,649 32.9% $6,950,253 5.6% $0 0% $123,866,279
2014-2015 $75,716,809 60.6% $3,647,741 2.9% $38,552,502 30.9% $7,046,253 5.6% $0 0% $124,963,305
Averages: $71,425,177.5 60% $3,630,302.75 3% $36,635,971.25 31% $6,881,757 6% $1,393,445.75 1% $119,966,654.25

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