River Valley Community College Demographics & Diversity

Claremont, New Hampshire

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 River Valley Community College are mostly White with a small Hispanic population. The school has low racial diversity. 22% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of River Valley Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 78%
Black 1%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
International 0%
Race Unknown 15%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very Low

There are 192% more female students than male students enrolled at River Valley Community College with a gender ratio of 74% women to 26% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, River Valley Community College has a much lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is much less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for River Valley Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 26%
Women 74%
Enrollment by gender for River Valley Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 202
Women 590

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

River Valley Community College serves a very low number of students outside of New Hampshire, with 90 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for River Valley Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 90%
Out of State 10%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
Not Available

58% 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 50.5%
Part time Undergrads 76.5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=183114 IPEDS survey data for River Valley Community College.

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