Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Medium

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Hiram are primarily White with a smaller Black population. The school has medium racial diversity. 32% percent of students are minorities or students of color.

Racial demographics of Hiram College students
Race Percent of Students
White 68%
Black 18%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 2%
Race Unknown 4%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Medium

There are 33% more female students than male students enrolled at Hiram College with a gender ratio of 57% women to 43% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Hiram has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Gender ratio of Hiram College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 43%
Women 57%
Enrollment by gender for Hiram College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 538
Women 717

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Hiram serves a very low number of students outside of Ohio, with 75 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Hiram College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 75%
Out of State 24%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$63,946 per year

51% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
1,255
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 17%
Part time Undergrads 14.9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=203128 IPEDS survey data for Hiram College.