Iowa Valley Community College District Demographics & Diversity

Iowa Falls, Iowa

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 Iowa Valley Community College District 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 Ellsworth Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 64%
Black 17%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 1%
Two or more races 4%
International 2%
Race Unknown 6%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 6% more female students than male students enrolled at Ellsworth Community College with a gender ratio of 51% women to 49% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Iowa Valley Community College District has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Ellsworth Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 49%
Women 51%
Enrollment by gender for Ellsworth Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 387
Women 409

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Iowa Valley Community College District serves a low number of students outside of Iowa, with 56 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Ellsworth Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 56%
Out of State 41%
Foreign 3%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$51,625 per year

51% 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 12.8%
Part time Undergrads 12.7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153296 IPEDS survey data for Ellsworth Community College.

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