Texas Public Library Summary for 2002

Table 3 - Population Per ALA/MLS Librarian

Population Number of Libraries Low 25th Percentile 50th Percentile 75th Percentile High Average
Under 2,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000-4,999 10 2,254 3,298 3,898 4,476 9,014 4,198
5000-9999 16 5,080 6,346 8,190 9,768 12,203 8,177
10000-14999 8 7,315 11,866 13,588 14,675 14,849 12,498
15000-24999 34 4,382 8,340 13,927 18,276 31,099 13,940
25000-49999 56 2,341 8,833 18,112 30,879 44,856 20,070
50000-99999 26 5,923 7,768 14,171 28,947 87,614 20,186
100000-249999 21 4,172 9,102 12,280 16,384 34,422 14,017
Over 250000 11 7,375 9,341 13,158 14,639 19,437 12,551
State Total 182 0 7,473 12,213 19,633 87,614 11,737
Statewide Average             15,538

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