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Kenyon Demographics & Diversity

Gambier, Ohio

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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 Kenyon are mostly White with a small Hispanic population. The school has low racial diversity. 27% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Kenyon College students
Race Percent of Students
White 73%
Black 4%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 4%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 5%
Race Unknown 3%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 28% more female students than male students enrolled at Kenyon College with a gender ratio of 56% women to 44% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Kenyon has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Kenyon College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 44%
Women 56%
Enrollment by gender for Kenyon College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 826
Women 1,059

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Kenyon serves a high number of out-of-state students with 88% of the student body residing outside of Ohio or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Kenyon College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 12%
Out of State 67%
Foreign 10%
Unknown Location 11%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$77,995 per year

9% 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 0.5%
Part time Undergrads 0%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=203535 IPEDS survey data for Kenyon College.