Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at HCC are mostly White with a smaller Black population. The school has low racial diversity. 25% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Hagerstown Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 75%
Black 10%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 1%
Race Unknown 2%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Low

There are 77% more female students than male students enrolled at Hagerstown Community College with a gender ratio of 64% women to 36% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, HCC has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Hagerstown Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 36%
Women 64%
Enrollment by gender for Hagerstown Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,500
Women 2,656

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

HCC serves a very low number of students outside of Maryland, with 80 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Hagerstown Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 80%
Out of State 19%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$56,283 per year

39% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
4,156
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 32.4%
Part time Undergrads 70.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=162690 IPEDS survey data for Hagerstown Community College.