Saddleback College Demographics & Diversity

Mission Viejo, California

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Saddleback College are mainly White with a sizeable Hispanic population. The school has high racial diversity. 46% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Saddleback College students
Race Percent of Students
White 54%
Black 2%
Hispanic 25%
Asian 10%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 5%
International 3%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 27% more female students than male students enrolled at Saddleback College with a gender ratio of 56% women to 44% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Saddleback College has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Saddleback College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 44%
Women 56%
Enrollment by gender for Saddleback College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 8,565
Women 10,856

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Saddleback College serves a very low number of students outside of California, with 88 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Saddleback College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 88%
Out of State 0%
Foreign 8%
Unknown Location 4%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$93,728 per year

21% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 34.5%
Part time Undergrads 67%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=122205 IPEDS survey data for Saddleback College.

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