School District Demographics
-- Census 2020 demographics for all school districts
December 2021 .. access and analyze demographics tabulated from Census 2020 for each of the U.S. 13,266 school districts using the interactive table below and related tools and data described in this section. See more data access options. This section updates later in December with new income and 2021 demographics.
Use the Visual Data Analytics (VDA) Web GIS to view/analyze school districts in context of other geography and subject matter (schools, neighborhoods, cities, metros ..). See more about VDA Web GIS. Sign-in and start exploring at cost, no credit card. See more below.
Percent Majority-Minority Population Under 18 by School District
The graphic below shows percent majority-minority population under 18 years based on Census 2020 by school district. Click graphic for larger view providing more detail. Use the GIS tools to analyze similar patterns for different age groups. Interpreting this map graphic and alternative data resources ... join us in a Data Analytics Lab session where we discuss making and interpreting this map view and alternatives.
- view developed with ProximityOne CV XE GIS and related GIS project.
Examine in Context of other Demographic-Economic Data .. goto top
Create Situation & Outlook reports using DEDE
.. see this example for Fresno County, CA
Extract data, create datasets, all/selected districts wide ranging subject matter
Data Access Options .. goto top
Fees may apply.
Use DEDE to access data in report format or create/download file.
Use CV XE GIS to map/geospatially analyze data.
Use VDA Web GIS to map/geospatially analyze data.
.. and optionally examine in SQL/spreadsheet form.
.. nothing to install; access using any browser/device.
Download file as shown in table below (XLS).
School District Demographics; 2020 .. Interactive Table .. goto top
Click ShowAll button between queries.
Click column header to sort; click again to sort other direction.
See usage notes below table
-- click ShowAll between queries.
An example of selected interactive operations ...
Click ShowAll button below tabnle.
Click Find StCty button below table with default value of 06019 (Fresno County, CA).
.. see that there are 36 school districts that intersect with Fresno County.
.. actually where the district central point intersects with the county polygon.
Rank on %maj-min column; these districts range from 26.7 to 98.6.
Click on “AgeGrps & Housing Units” button to view a “distilled” summary of selected columns.
Sort on any column by clicking header cell; click to sort other direction.
Try the above steps with your county/CBSA of interest.
.. get StCty or CBSA code here (each 5 numeric digits).
The core data in the table have been developed by integrating Census 2020 P.L. 94-171 data (extracted using the ProximityOne DEDE software) with the Census 2020 TIGER school district shapefiles.
Students 2020-21 are based on NCES reported data. A zero value is not distinguishable between true zero and not reported.
Items/Columns in Table
School Districts .. goto top
Elementary districts are in 26 states in operation as of January 1, 2020. Arizona, California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
Secondary districts are in 20 states in operation as of January 1, 2020. Arizona, California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin.
Unified districts - are in the 50 states and D.C.
Examining Schools, School Districts & Communities with VDA Web GIS .. goto top
.. this section under development .. but get started now .. see more information.
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