Average Public School Student Size

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  • The national average public school student size is approximately 526 students (2020).
  • The state with largest average public school student size is Georgia with 769 students.
  • The state with smallest average public school student size is Montana with 179 students.
  • The public schools with the largest average student size in each state are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Average Public School Student Size By State (2020)

State
Average School Size
Largest Schools (# of Students)
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The state with largest average public school student size is Georgia , with 769 students. The county with the largest average public school student size is Gwinnett County, GA with 1,309 students.