Stanislaus County Quick Facts

Population, estimates (1)  Stanislaus
525,491
California
37,253,956
Stanislaus County Incorporated Cities (1):  9  
Stanislaus County Area: 1,494 square miles  
Stanislaus County Ethnic Diversity - Estimates (1)  
Am. Indian/Alaska Native 1.9%  
Asian, Pacific Islander 6.0%  
African American 3.2%  
Caucasian 43.5%  
Hispanic or Latino Origin* 44.8%  
*Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.  
Enrollment (K-12):  2015-16 Stanislaus
107,653
California
6,226,737
Percent of state enrollment 1.7%  
Percent enrollment of 
total county population
20%  
Largest School District: Modesto City Schools 30,372
Smallest School District: Knights Ferry Elementary 91
Number of Stanislaus County Public School Districts:  14-15  
Elementary 15  
High School 1  
Unified 9  
County Office of Education 1  
TOTAL 26  
     
Number of Stanislaus County Public Schools:  2015-16  
Elementary 99  
Middle/Junior High                             26  
High School 19  
Alternative/Continuation 24  
Charter 21  
Special Education 1  
TOTAL 190  
Average Funding Per Pupil -  Base Revenue Limit (3):  
Elementary Districts: $6,449  
High School School Districts: $7,747  
Unified Districts $6,748
 
 
Stanislaus County Student (K-12) Enrollment: 15-16 (2)        
Kindergarten 9,350  
Grade 1 7,694  
Grade 2 8,186  
Grade 3 8,253  
Grade 4 8,552  
Grade 5 8,396  
Grade 6 8,087  
Grade 7 8,331  
Grade 8 8,059  
Ungraded Elementary 1  
TOTAL ELEMENTARY 74,909  
Grade 9 8,056  
Grade 10 8,112  
Grade 11 8,133  
Grade 12 8,403  
Ungraded Secondary 40  
TOTAL SECONDARY 32,744  
TOTAL ENROLLMENT (K-12) 107,653  
Racial/Ethnic Distribution of Students:  15-16                             
  Stanislaus  California
Am. Indian/Alaska Native 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 4.0% 8.9%
Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.5%
Filipino 0.9% 2.5%
Hispanic Origin. 58.8% 54%
African American 2.8% 5.8%
Caucasian 28% 24.1%
Multiple/No Response 4.2% 3.6%
Number of Languages Other than English Spoken by Stanislaus County Students 47
 
English Learners:  2015-16                             
  Stanislaus  California
Spanish 23,891 1,147,404
Assyrian 431 669
Punjabi 480 8,686
Arabic 339 17,689
Khmer (Cambodian) 264 4,848
Hindi 179 4,638
Portuguese 107 2,236
Vietnamese 108 30,161
Lao 96 1,915
Filipino 81 18,456
Others 443 132,096
TOTAL 26,419 1,373,724
Stanislaus County Teachers: 2014-15  
Total Number of Certificated Staff: 4,769  
Number of Classified Staff: 2014-15 (2)  
Total Number of Classified Staff 4,526  
SAT Results (Scholastic Achievement Test): 2014-15 (2)  
  Stanislaus     California
Average Math Score 516 528
Average Writing Score 528 532
Total score possible – 800 points in each section  
Percent of 12th Grade Graduates in California Public Schools Meeting Requirements for Admission to the University of California and/or California State University By Ethnic Group:    2015-16 (2)
  Stanislaus  California
Am. Indian/Alaska Native 29.6% 30.4%
Asian 55.1% 71.8%
Pacific Islander 31.7% 34.7%
Filipino 53.6% 60.0%
Hispanic Origin. 28.6% 34.6%
African American 20.8% 32.7%
Caucasian 35.7% 49.7%
Two or more races 31.7% 49.3%
None reported 32.9% 39.3%
 TOTAL 32.2% 43.4%

 

(1) U.S. Census Bureau
(2) California Department of Education - DataQuest
(3) Stanislaus County Office of Education (SCOE)
Source: California Department of Education - DataQuest. For more information, log onto: http://data1.cde.ca.gov/dataquest 
NOTE: Because of rounding, percents may not total 100 %.