Go figure: If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich?

We spent

$48.5 million

on education in one year.

Of that, college tuition cost us

$30 million 

Elementary and high school tuition cost us

$7.6 million

 We spent

$2.3 million

on cash contributions to educational institutions

We spent

$1.4 million 

on college books and supplies

Test preparation materials are

$915,000

 School lunches?

$1.7 million

 School buses cost

$117,000

Source: U.S. Census and Bureau of Labor Statistics based on ZIP codes 75204, 75206, 75214, 75218, 75223 and 75228. Numbers are derived from 2017 U.S. Census data with projections to be accurate as of Jan. 1, 2017.


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