Grinnell Demographics & DiversityGrinnell, Iowa
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Grinnell are mainly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has high racial diversity. 44% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 18% more female students than male students enrolled at Grinnell College with a gender ratio of 54% women to 46% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Grinnell has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Grinnell serves a high number of out-of-state students with 92% of the student body residing outside of Iowa or from other countries.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$70,311 per year
19% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.
|Segment||Percent of Students|
|Students Over 25 Years Old||0.1%|
|Part time Undergrads||0.2%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153384 IPEDS survey data for Grinnell College.