Facts and Figures About Student Enrollment by School District

Last Updated: March 31, 2009

This article appeared in the March 2009 Rural Policy Matters.
Question: How many U.S. school districts enroll fewer than 1,000 students?
Answer: Of the 13,163 local school districts in the United States in the 2006-07 school year, 5,771 enrolled fewer than 1,000 students. Of those, 764 districts enrolled fewer than 100 students.

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