DATA: Explore trends in Houston ISD enrollment, teacher pay, taxes

After back-to-back years of enrollment decline, Houston ISD saw its numbers stabilize, but it remains below 2015-16 levels.

As the largest district in the state, it has over 11,000 teachers, whose pay rates lag Dallas and San Antonio.


Take a look at these data snapshots of Houston ISD.














By Matt Dulin
Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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Voters wait in line at a Cy-Fair polling location Oct. 16. (Danica Lloyd/Community Impact Newspaper)
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