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Tallahassee, Florida
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EDUCATION COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Gainesville spends 9.5% less per student than Tallahassee.
The Student Teacher Ratio is 1.3% higher in Gainesville than in Tallahassee. (lower means fewer students in each classroom).
Gainesville had 1.6% fewer residents who had graduated High School compared to Tallahassee
EDUCATION
 Tallahassee, FLGainesville, FLUnited States
 Expend. per Student$10,195$9,228$12,383
 Educ. Expend. per Student$8,308$8,599$10,574
 Instr. Expend. per Student$4,704$4,746$6,428
 Pupil/Teacher Ratio15.415.616.8
 Students per Librarian647.5592538.1
 Students per Counselor481.9434.8403.2
 Grade School Educ.1.99%3.26%5.83%
 Some High School Educ.5.32%5.58%7.84%
 High School Educ.92.68%91.16%86.33%
 Some College Educ.19.15%18.76%21.16%
 2 yr College Grad.9.30%9.53%7.93%
 4 yr College Grad.47.46%42.55%29.28%
 Masters Grad.13.47%12.05%7.77%
 Professional Degree3.76%3.97%1.96%
 Doctorate Degree3.50%5.99%1.29%


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 SCHOOLS
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Gainesville Schools
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Tallahassee

Learning Options for Higher Education: Tallahassee has a community college, two universities and a few technical schools. The community college also has several university partners which share its campus. ... (read more)

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Comments about Gainesville

Education: University town gives community high standards for education. Good private and high... (read more)

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