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Amarillo College Demographics & Diversity

Amarillo, Texas

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Amarillo College are predominantly White with a sizeable Multiracial population. The school has very high racial diversity. 50% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Amarillo College has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is eligible for federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve Hispanic Americans.

Racial demographics of Amarillo College students
Race Percent of Students
White 50%
Black 5%
Hispanic 17%
Asian 3%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 22%
International 0%
Race Unknown 1%
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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Low

There are 72% more female students than male students enrolled at Amarillo College with a gender ratio of 63% women to 37% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Amarillo College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Amarillo College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 37%
Women 63%
Enrollment by gender for Amarillo College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 3,623
Women 6,231

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Amarillo College serves a very low number of students outside of Texas, with 100 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Amarillo College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 100%
Out of State 0%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$47,874 per year

59% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
9,854
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 31.1%
Part time Undergrads 69.6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=222576 IPEDS survey data for Amarillo College.