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Student : Teacher Ratio - Polk County

Polk County Public School Statistics / Demographics

Number of schools 121
• Elementary schools 81
• Middle schools 19
• High schools 16
• Other 5
Number of school districts 10
Full-time teachers 4,634
Average Student / Teacher ratio 14.69
Total Number of Students 68,086
American Indian/Alaska Native 231
Asian 2,702
Hispanic 8,295
Black 6,350
White 44,877
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 74
2 or more races 2,614

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Polk County Statistics

Demographics for Polk County, IA. Data includes population, income, unemployment rate & other facts.
Polk County Population 424,778
Population under age 18 110,711
Average household income $54,377
Average personal income $16,755
Median home value $103,100
Housing units estimate 183,015
Iowa state unemployment rate Jan 2011 6.10%
Average travel time to work 18 min
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