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District of Columbia Library Facts

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Library Score
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District of Columbia has lots of libraries
Libraries
26
38 per 1,000,000 people
State Size
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District of Columbia is a very small state
State Population
681,170
Library Programs Score
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Popularity Score
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People love visiting libraries!
Avid Reader Score
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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Librarian Score
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Lots of librarians in District of Columbia!
Computers Available
1,000

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Books, Music, & Movies


Books, CDs, and Videos Available
Number of Items
Source: Library Scout

Programs


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Library Programs
536
per library on average
Compared to 284 nationally
Children's Programs Score
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Children's' Programs
309
per library on average
Compared to 160 nationally
Young Adult Programs Score
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Young Adult Programs
46
per library on average
Compared to 28 nationally

Visitors


Popularity Score
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People love visiting libraries!
Library Visits per Visitors
10
per year
Compared to an average of 8 nationally
Avid Reader Score
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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Library Checkouts per Visitor
11
per year
Compared to an average of 13 nationally
Bookworm Score
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Bookworms
60%
of the state have a library card compared to 53% nationally

Librarians


Librarian Score
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Lots of librarians in District of Columbia!
Librarians
535
Average Librarian Salary
$63,851

Funds


Funding Score
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District of Columbia libraries are well funded!
Libary Funding per Person
$84
Compared with an average of $39 per person nationally

Top Ranked Libraries


#1 District of Columbia Public Library
#122 Nationally
901 G Street, N.W. (Room 400)
Washington, District of Columbia 20001

District of Columbia Libraries


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