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{{tnr}}{{LSDBE}}As of 2013, there are roughly '''13,800 public school districts''' in the United States.<ref>[http://www.edreform.com/2012/04/k-12-facts/ ''Center for Education Reform,'' "K-12 Facts," Accessed July 31, 2013]</ref> These districts collectively include about 55.2 million students. Nearly half of those students (48.3%) reside in the top 1,000 school districts in the nation.  
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{{tnr}}As of 2014, there are roughly '''13,600 public school districts''' in the United States.<ref>[http://www.edreform.com/2012/04/k-12-facts/ ''Center for Education Reform,'' "K-12 Facts," accessed April 15, 2014]</ref> These districts collectively include about 55.2 million students. Nearly half of those students (48.3%) reside in the top 1,000 school districts in the nation.  
  
Every state except [[Maine]] and [[Vermont]] have at least one school district that is represented in the top 1,000 districts.
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Every state except [[Maine school districts|Maine]] and [[Vermont school districts|Vermont]] have at least one school district that is represented in the top 1,000 districts.
  
 
==School district overview==
 
==School district overview==

Revision as of 13:25, 15 April 2014

As of 2014, there are roughly 13,600 public school districts in the United States.[1] These districts collectively include about 55.2 million students. Nearly half of those students (48.3%) reside in the top 1,000 school districts in the nation.

Every state except Maine and Vermont have at least one school district that is represented in the top 1,000 districts.

School district overview

State # of districts
in Top 1,000
# of students
in Top 1,000 districts
Percentage
of Top 1,000
Alabama 18 360,326 1.2%
Alaska 4 89,897 0.3%
Arizona 30 636,612 2.1%
Arkansas 9 133,736 0.4%
California 186 4,610,043 15.5%
Colorado 20 636,836 2.1%
Connecticut 11 157,226 0.5%
Delaware 5 62,848 0.2%
District of Columbia 1 44,186 0.6%
Florida 38 2,517,857 8.5%
Georgia 41 1,231,585 4.1%
Hawaii 1 179,601 0.6%
Idaho 7 118,846 0.4%
Illinois 26 818,094 2.8%
Indiana 26 379,812 1.3%
Iowa 8 119,209 0.4%
Kansas 7 170,789 0.6%
Kentucky 13 273,445 0.9%
Louisiana 22 477,544 1.6%
Maine 0 0 0%
Maryland 15 804,477 2.7%
Massachusetts 11 204,409 0.7%
Michigan 23 384,085 1.3%
Minnesota 18 309,244 1.0%
Mississippi 6 115,781 0.4%
Missouri 20 327,085 1.1%
Montana 1 10,562 0.04%
Nebraska 5 128,147 0.4%
Nevada 3 387,828 1.3%
New Hampshire 2 27,894 0.09%
New Jersey 23 323,709 1.1%
New Mexico 8 197,416 0.7%
New York 22 1,254,003 4.2%
North Carolina 41 1,127,047 3.8%
North Dakota 2 21,626 0.07%
Ohio 21 381,910 1.3%
Oklahoma 12 243,901 0.8%
Oregon 14 272,136 0.9%
Pennsylvania 20 409,148 1.4%
Rhode Island 3 44,208 0.1%
South Carolina 26 513,397 1.7%
South Dakota 2 34,772 0.1%
Tennessee 20 609,121 2.0%
Texas 108 3,406,154 11.4%
Utah 14 466,444 1.6%
Vermont 0 0 0.0%
Virginia 30 904,556 3.0%
Washington 35 615,341 2.1%
West Virginia 9 125,813 0.4%
Wisconsin 11 240,680 0.8%
Wyoming 2 25,324 0.09%

Districts by state

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Alaska
Main article: List of school districts in Alaska

There are 4 districts in Alaska in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Arizona
Main article: List of school districts in Arizona

There are 30 districts in Arizona in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Arkansas
Main article: List of school districts in Arkansas

There are 9 districts in Arkansas in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

California
Main article: List of school districts in California

There are 186 districts in California in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Delaware
Main article: List of school districts in Delaware

There are 5 districts in Delaware in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

There is 1 district in the District of Columbia in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Florida
Main article: List of school districts in Florida

There are 38 districts in Florida in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Georgia
Main article: List of school districts in Georgia

There are 41 districts in Georgia in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Hawaii
Main article: List of school districts in Hawaii

There is 1 district in Hawaii in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Idaho
Main article: List of school districts in Idaho

There are 7 districts in Idaho in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Illinois
Main article: List of school districts in Illinois

There are 26 districts in Illinois in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Indiana
Main article: List of school districts in Indiana

There are 26 districts in Indiana in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Iowa
Main article: List of school districts in Iowa

There are 8 districts in Iowa in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Kansas
Main article: List of school districts in Kansas

There are 7 districts in Kansas in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Mississippi
Main article: List of school districts in Mississippi

There are 6 districts in Mississippi in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Montana
Main article: List of school districts in Montana

There is 1 district in Montana in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Nebraska
Main article: List of school districts in Nebraska

There are 5 districts in Nebraska in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Nevada
Main article: List of school districts in Nevada

There are 3 districts in Nevada in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

New Hampshire
Main article: List of school districts in New Hampshire

There are 2 districts in New Hampshire in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

New Mexico
Main article: List of school districts in New Mexico

There are 8 districts in New Mexico in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

North Carolina
Main article: List of school districts in North Carolina

There are 41 districts in North Carolina in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

North Dakota
Main article: List of school districts in North Dakota

There are 2 districts in North Dakota in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Ohio
Main article: List of school districts in Ohio

There are 21 districts in Ohio in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Oklahoma
Main article: List of school districts in Oklahoma

There are 12 districts in Oklahoma in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Oregon
Main article: List of school districts in Oregon

There are 14 districts in Oregon in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Rhode Island
Main article: List of school districts in Rhode Island

There are 3 districts in Rhode Island in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

South Carolina
Main article: List of school districts in South Carolina

There are 26 districts in South Carolina in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

South Dakota
Main article: List of school districts in South Dakota

There are 2 districts in South Dakota in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Texas
Main article: List of school districts in Texas

There are 108 districts in Texas in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Utah
Main article: List of school districts in Utah

There are 14 districts in Utah in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Virginia
Main article: List of school districts in Virginia

There are 30 districts in Virginia in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Washington
Main article: List of school districts in Washington

There are 35 districts in Washington in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

West Virginia
Main article: List of school districts in West Virginia

There are 9 districts in West Virginia in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:

Wyoming
Main article: List of school districts in Wyoming

There are 2 districts in Wyoming in the top 1,000 according to enrollment:



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