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2011 AS&U 100: 1-Year Change in Enrollment at Largest School Districts

The school districts listed below represent the biggest schools in the United States by enrollment. The 2011 AS&U 100 — a compilation of the nation's 100 largest school districts — also provides the following data:

Rank School District State Enrollment (2009-10) Enrollment (2008-09) 1-Year Change (%)

1

New York City

NY

1,038,741

1,029,459

0.90%

2

Los Angeles Unified

CA

670,746

687,534

-2.44%

3

Chicago

IL

407,157

421,430

-3.39%

4

Miami-Dade County

FL

345,804

345,525

0.08%

5

Clark County

NV

307,059

312,761

-1.82%

6

Broward County

FL

256,137

256,351

-0.08%

7

Houston

TX

202,773

200,225

1.27%

8

Hillsborough County

FL

193,265

192,007

0.66%

9

Hawaii

HI

180,196

179,478

0.40%

10

Orange County

FL

173,259

172,257

0.58%

11

Palm Beach

FL

172,897

170,757

1.25%

12

Fairfax County

VA

171,956

169,030

1.73%

13

Philadelphia

PA

165,694

159,867

3.64%

14

Gwinnett County

GA

159,296

157,219

1.32%

15

Dallas

TX

157,111

157,352

-0.15%

16

Montgomery County

MD

141,722

139,282

1.75%

17

Wake County

NC

140,558

138,443

1.53%

18

Charlotte-Mecklenburg County

NC

136,969

135,064

1.41%

19

San Diego Unified

CA

131,417

132,256

-0.63%

20

Prince George's County

MD

127,039

127,977

-0.73%

21

Duval County

FL

122,586

122,606

-0.02%

22

Memphis

TN

109,300

111,954

-2.37%

23

Cobb County

GA

107,245

106,747

0.47%

24

Pinellas County

FL

105,238

106,061

-0.78%

25

Cypress-Fairbanks

TX

104,231

100,685

3.52%

26

Baltimore County

MD

103,324

103,180

0.14%

27

DeKalb County

GA

99,406

99,775

-0.37%

28

Jefferson County

KY

98,808

98,774

0.03%

29

Albuquerque

NM

96,572

95,934

0.67%

30

Polk County

FL

94,530

94,657

-0.13%

31

Northside

TX

92,335

89,000

3.75%

32

Detroit

MI

90,499

97,577

-7.25%

33

Fulton County

GA

90,399

88,299

2.38%

34

Long Beach Unified

CA

86,283

87,509

-1.40%

35

Jefferson County

CO

86,282

85,946

0.39%

36

Austin

TX

84,676

83,483

1.43%

37

Baltimore City

MD

82,866

82,266

0.73%

38

Milwaukee

WI

82,096

85,381

-3.85%

39

Lee County

FL

80,484

79,434

1.32%

40

Fort Worth

TX

80,209

79,285

1.17%

41

Denver

CO

77,267

74,189

4.15%

42

Prince William County

VA

76,861

73,917

3.98%

43

Fresno Unified

CA

75,468

76,621

-1.50%

44

Nashville-Davidson County

TN

75,080

74,312

1.03%

45

Anne Arundel County

MD

74,776

73,653

1.52%

46

Guilford County

NC

72,758

72,951

-0.26%

47

Brevard County

FL

72,412

73,098

-0.94%

48

Virginia Beach

VA

71,182

71,554

-0.52%

49

Greenville

SC

70,969

70,441

0.75%

50

Granite

UT

70,595

70,166

0.61%

51

Davis

UT

69,689

66,614

4.62%

52

Fort Bend

TX

69,374

68,708

0.97%

53

Mesa Unified

AZ

67,471

70,346

-4.09%

54

Pasco County

FL

67,147

66,784

0.54%

55

Alpine

UT

65,918

62,281

5.84%

56

North East

TX

65,498

63,452

3.22%

57

Washoe County

NV

64,838

65,421

-0.89%

58

Seminole County

FL

64,457

64,927

-0.72%

59

Arlington

TX

63,487

63,045

0.70%

60

El Paso

TX

63,378

62,322

1.69%

61

Aldine

TX

62,792

61,526

2.06%

62

Mobile County

AL

62,767

62,531

0.38%

63

Elk Grove Unified

CA

62,483

62,172

0.50%

64

Volusia County

FL

62,306

63,018

-1.13%

65

Loudoun County

VA

60,003

56,894

5.46%

66

Douglas County

CO

59,932

58,723

2.06%

67

Chesterfield County

VA

59,509

59,080

0.73%

68

Katy

TX

59,078

56,862

3.90%

69

Garland

TX

57,861

57,510

0.61%

70

Santa Ana Unified

CA

56,937

57,439

-0.87%

71

Knox County

TN

56,758

55,535

2.20%

72

Boston

MA

55,371

55,923

-0.99%

73

Tucson Unified

AZ

55,369

57,391

-3.52%

74

San Antonio

TX

55,327

54,696

1.15%

75

San Francisco Unified

CA

55,140

55,183

-0.08%

76

Plano

TX

54,939

54,203

1.36%

77

San Bernardino Unified

CA

53,837

54,727

-1.63%

78

Capistrano Unified

CA

53,381

52,681

1.33%

79

Cumberland County

NC

53,035

54,288

-2.31%

80

Columbus

OH

52,810

53,536

-1.36%

81

Forsyth County

NC

52,795

52,906

-0.21%

82

Pasadena

TX

52,303

51,578

1.41%

83

Osceola County

FL

52,139

51,941

0.38%

84

Corona-Norco Unified

CA

52,052

52,138

-0.16%

85

Cherry Creek

CO

51,786

51,199

1.15%

86

Lewisville

TX

50,840

50,216

1.24%

87

Howard County

MD

50,641

49,905

1.47%

88

Clayton County

GA

50,204

49,508

1.41%

89

Conroe

TX

49,629

47,996

3.40%

90

Anchorage

AK

49,592

48,837

1.55%

91

Henrico County

VA

49,407

48,991

0.85%

92

Brownsville

TX

49,121

48,587

1.10%

93

Atlanta

GA

48,909

49,032

-0.25%

94

Jordan

UT

48,853

81,485

-40.05%

95

Omaha

NE

48,692

48,014

1.41%

96

Cleveland

OH

48,392

49,952

-3.12%

97

Wichita

KS

48,324

47,260

2.25%

98

Shelby County

TN

48,211

47,448

1.61%

99

Garden Grove Unified

CA

47,950

48,574

-1.28%

100

Sacramento City Unified

CA

47,890

48,155

-0.55%

101

San Juan Unified

CA

47,327

47,230

0.21%

102

Seattle

WA

46,522

45,968

1.21%

103

Oakland Unified

CA

46,099

46,516

-0.90%

104

Portland

OR

45,748

45,024

1.61%

105

Alief

TX

45,553

45,230

0.71%

106

Klein

TX

44,824

43,738

2.48%

107

Jefferson Parish

LA

44,713

43,682

2.36%

108

Ysleta

TX

44,620

44,592

0.06%

109

Washington, D.C.

DC

43,866

44,331

-1.05%

110

Charleston

SC

43,063

42,303

1.80%

111

Round Rock

TX

43,008

41,733

3.06%

112

Manatee County

FL

42,939

42,580

0.84%

113

Collier County

FL

42,714

42,534

0.42%

114

Riverside Unified

CA

42,696

43,336

-1.48%

115

Oklahoma City

OK

42,549

41,089

3.55%

116

East Baton Rouge Parish

LA

42,307

43,869

-3.56%

117

Sweetwater Union High

CA

42,209

42,804

-1.39%

118

Marion County

FL

42,005

42,625

-1.45%

119

Adams 12 Five Star

CO

41,949

40,818

2.77%

120

Hamilton County

TN

41,832

41,547

0.69%

121

Caddo Parish

LA

41,757

42,610

-2.00%

122

Tulsa

OK

41,493

41,195

0.72%

123

Elgin Unit-46

IL

41,446

41,162

0.69%

124

Socorro

TX

41,357

39,771

3.99%

125

Sarasota County

FL

41,281

41,070

0.51%

126

Lake County

FL

41,050

40,960

0.22%

127

Fontana Unified

CA

41,004

41,077

-0.18%

128

Henry County

GA

40,951

39,956

2.49%

129

United

TX

40,885

40,080

2.01%

130

Escambia County

FL

40,613

40,924

-0.76%

131

Salem-Keizer

OR

40,259

40,200

0.15%

132

Frederick County

MD

40,159

40,070

0.22%

133

Anoka-Hennepin

MN

39,904

40,218

-0.78%

134

Chesapeake

VA

39,883

39,901

-0.05%

135

Killeen

TX

39,603

38,550

2.73%

136

Newark

NJ

39,443

39,992

-1.37%

137

Union County

NC

39,395

38,439

2.49%

138

St. Lucie County

FL

39,013

38,839

0.45%

139

Gilbert Unified

AZ

38,800

38,796

0.01%

140

Harford County

MD

38,636

38,610

0.07%

141

St. Paul

MN

38,531

38,938

-1.05%

142

Cherokee County

GA

38,293

37,275

2.73%

143

Corpus Christi

TX

38,196

38,474

-0.72%

144

Chandler Unified

AZ

38,147

37,223

2.48%

145

Stockton Unified

CA

38,141

37,831

0.82%

146

Beaverton

OR

38,120

37,656

1.23%

147

Clovis Unified

CA

38,004

37,461

1.45%

148

Kern Union High

CA

37,928

37,783

0.38%

149

Horry

SC

37,790

37,948

-0.42%

150

Rutherford County

TN

37,679

37,271

1.09%

151

Clear Creek

TX

37,611

37,194

1.12%

152

Peoria Unified

AZ

37,500

38,162

-1.73%

153

Mesquite

TX

37,272

37,030

0.65%

154

Fayette County

KY

36,988

36,110

2.43%

155

Adams-Arapahoe

CO

36,967

35,523

4.06%

156

Moreno Valley Unified

CA

36,822

36,092

2.02%

157

Deer Valley Unified

AZ

36,241

36,870

-1.71%

158

Jefferson County

AL

36,058

36,174

-0.32%

159

St. Tammany Parish

LA

36,021

35,490

1.50%

160

Clay County

FL

35,956

35,949

0.02%

161

Spring

TX

35,350

33,980

4.03%

162

Minneapolis

MN

35,076

35,312

-0.67%

163

Humble

TX

34,923

33,883

3.07%

164

Lincoln

NE

34,915

34,061

2.51%

165

Richardson

TX

34,843

34,407

1.27%

166

Chatham County

GA

34,668

33,994

1.98%

167

Buffalo

NY

34,526

34,538

-0.03%

168

Mount Diablo

CA

34,316

34,953

-1.82%

169

Meridian

ID

34,233

34,441

-0.60%

170

Forsyth County

GA

34,208

32,374

5.67%

171

Norfolk

VA

34,011

34,431

-1.22%

172

Frisco

TX

33,973

30,797

10.31%

173

Poway

CA

33,797

33,305

1.48%

174

Irving

TX

33,679

33,131

1.65%

175

Canyons

UT

33,678

N/A

N/A

176

Cincinnati

OH

33,449

35,346

-5.37%

177

Indianapolis

IN

33,372

34,050

-1.99%

178

Anaheim Union High

CA

33,187

33,719

-1.58%

179

Paradise Valley Unified

AZ

33,146

33,942

-2.35%

180

Calcasieu Parish

LA

32,905

32,685

0.67%

181

Des Moines

IA

32,749

31,613

3.59%

182

Montebello Unified

CA

32,739

33,099

-1.09%

183

Leon County

FL

32,733

32,521

0.65%

184

Rochester

NY

32,516

32,973

-1.39%

185

Spring Branch

TX

32,502

32,409

0.29%

186

Durham

NC

32,470

32,900

-1.31%

187

Muscogee County

GA

32,458

32,585

-0.39%

188

Richmond County

GA

32,449

32,716

-0.82%

189

San Jose Unified

CA

32,423

31,918

1.58%

190

Saddleback Valley Unified

CA

32,387

32,936

-1.67%

191

Gaston County

NC

32,351

32,809

-1.40%

192

Fremont Unified

CA

32,304

32,135

0.53%

193

Edinburg

TX

32,011

30,749

4.10%

194

Chino Valley Unified

CA

31,992

32,428

-1.34%

195

Johnston County

NC

31,960

31,512

1.42%

196

Amarillo

TX

31,890

31,005

2.85%

197

Montgomery County

AL

31,764

31,307

1.46%

198

Mansfield

TX

31,662

30,759

2.94%

199

Keller

TX

31,569

30,299

4.19%

200

Fort Wayne

IN

31,549

31,419

0.41%

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