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Lane College Demographics & Diversity

Jackson, Tennessee

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Extremely Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Lane College are almost exclusively Black with a small White population. The school has extremely low racial diversity. 99% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Lane College is a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) primarily serving the African-American community.

Racial demographics of Lane College students
Race Percent of Students
White 1%
Black 97%
Hispanic 0%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 0%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 15% more male students than female students enrolled at Lane College with a gender ratio of 53% men to 47% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Lane College has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Lane College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 53%
Women 47%
Enrollment by gender for Lane College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 560
Women 487

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Lane College serves a low number of students outside of Tennessee, with 60 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Lane College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 60%
Out of State 39%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 1%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$47,796 per year

89% 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 11%
Part time Undergrads 1.8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=220598 IPEDS survey data for Lane College.