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Arapahoe Community College Demographics & Diversity

Littleton, Colorado

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Medium

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Arapahoe Community College are primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has medium racial diversity. 36% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Arapahoe Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 64%
Black 3%
Hispanic 18%
Asian 3%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 1%
Race Unknown 7%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 5% more male students than female students enrolled at Arapahoe Community College with a gender ratio of 51% men to 49% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Arapahoe Community College has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Arapahoe Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 51%
Women 49%
Enrollment by gender for Arapahoe Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 5,915
Women 5,629

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Arapahoe Community College serves a very low number of students outside of Colorado, with 97 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Arapahoe Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 97%
Out of State 3%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$82,692 per year

34% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
11,544
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 40.4%
Part time Undergrads 73.7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=126289 IPEDS survey data for Arapahoe Community College.


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