Virginia Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

Below is a ranking of the 95 colleges in Virginia with the highest percent of black students. Virginia University of Lynchburg tops the list with African Americans comprising 98% of the student population.

Data is reported for the 2018/19 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Virginia Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students
College % Black
V

Lynchburg, VA

97.9%
H

Hampton, VA

95.2%
V

Richmond, VA

94.2%
V

Petersburg, VA

86.8%
N

Norfolk, VA

84.0%
B

Hampton, VA

84.8%
V

Richmond, VA

81.5%
C

Richmond, VA

77.0%
F

Richmond, VA

76.8%
B

Virginia Beach, VA

75.3%
B

North Chesterfield, VA

75.2%
F

Norfolk, VA

74.7%
C

Norfolk, VA

73.6%
C

Newport News, VA

60.3%
S

Falls Church, VA

58.7%
C

Virginia Beach, VA

53.7%
C

Chesapeake, VA

51.9%
C

Arlington, VA

50.1%
M

Lynchburg, VA

48.3%
R

Petersburg, VA

44.3%