R.S. Means Cost Comparision: K-12 Schools

Cost comparisons in dollars per square foot in select metro markets

’06 ’05 % chg. ’06 ’05 % chg. ’06 ’05 % chg. ’06 ’05 % chg.
Elementary school Jr. high school High school Vocational school
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Atlanta 99.46 92.83 7.1 108.69 101.98 6.6 107.38 100.81 6.5 110.57 103.42 6.9
Baltimore 102.65 95.62 7.3 112.17 105.04 6.8 110.82 103.84 6.7 114.11 106.53 7.1
Boston 127.80 119.90 6.6 139.66 131.71 6.0 137.98 130.20 6.0 142.07 133.57 6.4
Chicago 125.26 115.42 8.5 136.88 126.79 8.0 135.23 125.34 7.9 139.24 128.59 8.3
Cleveland 110.82 104.08 6.5 121.10 114.33 5.9 119.64 113.02 5.9 123.19 115.95 6.2
Dallas 93.09 87.26 6.7 101.73 95.86 6.1 100.50 94.76 6.1 103.49 97.22 6.5
Denver 105.94 99.30 6.7 115.77 109.08 6.1 114.37 107.83 6.1 117.76 110.63 6.5
Detroit 116.66 109.75 6.3 127.48 120.56 5.7 125.95 119.18 5.7 129.68 122.27 6.1
Houston 98.29 90.94 8.1 107.42 99.90 7.5 106.12 98.76 7.5 109.27 101.32 7.8
Kansas City 115.17 106.86 7.8 125.86 117.39 7.2 124.34 116.05 7.1 128.03 119.05 7.5
Los Angeles 118.57 110.35 7.5 129.57 121.21 6.9 128.01 119.83 6.8 131.81 122.93 7.2
Miami 96.70 89.75 7.7 105.68 98.59 7.2 104.40 97.46 7.1 107.50 99.99 7.5
Minneapolis 122.92 115.52 6.4 134.33 126.90 5.9 132.71 125.45 5.8 136.64 128.70 6.2
New Orleans 96.28 89.05 8.1 105.21 97.82 7.6 103.94 96.70 7.5 107.03 99.21 7.9
New York City 143.83 136.22 5.6 157.18 149.63 5.0 155.28 147.92 5.0 159.89 151.75 5.4
Philadelphia 125.58 116.81 7.5 137.23 128.32 6.9 135.57 126.85 6.9 139.59 130.14 7.3
Phoenix 98.61 90.94 8.4 107.76 99.90 7.9 106.46 98.76 7.8 109.62 101.32 8.2
Pittsburgh 109.97 103.78 6.0 120.18 114.00 5.4 118.73 112.70 5.4 122.25 115.62 5.7
Portland, Ore. 114.01 107.16 6.4 124.58 117.72 5.8 123.08 116.37 5.8 126.73 119.39 6.2
St. Louis 112.94 106.07 6.5 123.42 116.51 5.9 121.93 115.18 5.9 125.55 118.17 6.3
San Diego 116.02 108.06 7.4 126.79 118.70 6.8 125.26 117.34 6.7 128.97 120.38 7.1
San Francisco 135.13 126.17 7.1 147.67 138.59 6.5 145.89 137.01 6.5 150.21 140.56 6.9
Seattle 115.39 108.06 6.8 126.09 118.70 6.2 124.57 117.34 6.2 128.27 120.38 6.5
Washington, D.C. 108.59 100.59 7.9 118.67 110.50 7.4 117.24 109.24 7.3 120.71 112.07 7.7
Winston-Salem, N.C. 87.79 79.50 10.4 95.93 87.33 9.8 94.77 86.33 9.8 97.59 88.57 10.2

         
 

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