2018 School Funding Per Student County-by-County

Among the information contained in the Overview of Maryland Local Governments: Finance and Demographic Information is a chart of per-student funding in each Maryland county. The funding shows a range of funding for public education throughout Maryland on a per pupil basis.

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The funding comes primarily from county governments and the State, with limited funding from the federal government and other sources.

As described by the Department of Legislative Services,

Public schools in Maryland receive about $15,467 in total funding for each pupil in fiscal 2018. Worcester County has the highest per pupil revenues at $18,312, while Somerset County has the second highest at $17,945. Baltimore City has the third highest at $17,211. Talbot County has the lowest per pupil revenues at $13,414.

For more information, see the Overview of Maryland Local Governments: Finance and Demographic Information.