Number of K-12 school shootings by state U.S. 1970-2020

As of June 2020, there have been a total of 173 school shootings in California since 1970, the most out of any state. Texas had the second highest number of school shootings since 1970, with 146 shootings.

Number of K-12 school shootings in the United States from 1970 to June 16, 2020, by state

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Source

Release date

June 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

1970 to June 16, 2020

Supplementary notes

*As of June 16, 2020
The source defines a school shooting as every time a gun is brandished, fired, or a bullet hits school property for any reason.

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