Private Schools in California

There are 3227 Private Schools in California, serving a population of 38,982,847 people in an area of 155,747 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 12,080 people, and 1 Private School per 48 square miles.

The state of California is ranked 23rd in Private Schools per capita, and 13th in Private Schools per square mile.

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California Private School Statistics

Find California Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

California Private School Enrollment
 CaliforniaUnited States
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment252,9862,028,764
Kindergarten Enrollment52,962 (10.2%)503,823 (12.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)164,773 (8.5%)1,686,694 (10.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)172,028 (8.5%)1,736,172 (10.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)170,185 (7.9%)1,667,625 (9.8%)
California Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 CaliforniaUnited States
Less than 9th Grade Education2,471,189 (9.4%)11,521,575 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,004,376 (7.6%)15,426,482 (7.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,391,120 (20.6%)59,265,308 (27.1%)