Alabama taxpayers spent an average of $9,213 per pupil, but wealthier districts can use local taxes to spend thousands more per student than other districts.

Alabama taxpayers spent an average of $9,213 per pupil, but wealthier districts can use local taxes to spend thousands more per student than other districts.

Wealthier communities still spend more on Alabama students, data shows

The most recent figures show that Alabama isn’t investing much more money into education than it has in years past. In fact, when the numbers are adjusted for inflation, Alabama isn’t even spending as much as it did in 2006, more than a decade ago.

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