St Petersburg College Demographics & Diversity

Largo, Florida

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 St Petersburg College are primarily White with a smaller Black 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 St Petersburg College students
Race Percent of Students
White 64%
Black 14%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 3%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 1%
Race Unknown 2%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 60% more female students than male students enrolled at St Petersburg College with a gender ratio of 62% women to 38% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, St Petersburg College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for St Petersburg College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 38%
Women 62%
Enrollment by gender for St Petersburg College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 11,223
Women 17,960

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

St Petersburg College serves a very low number of students outside of Florida, with 97 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for St Petersburg College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 97%
Out of State 2%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 2%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$50,755 per year

53% 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 49.9%
Part time Undergrads 69%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=137078 IPEDS survey data for St Petersburg College.

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