E

El Paso Community College Demographics & Diversity

El Paso, Texas

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at El Paso Community College are mostly Hispanic with a small White population. The school has very low racial diversity. 92% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

El Paso Community 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 El Paso Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 8%
Black 2%
Hispanic 85%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
International 2%
Race Unknown 1%

Find Your Matches

Search, filter, sort and map over 4,000 U.S. colleges.

Find the college that's right for you. Search by location, major, cost, size, test scores and GPA with College Simply.

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Medium

There are 36% more female students than male students enrolled at El Paso Community College with a gender ratio of 58% women to 42% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, El Paso Community College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for El Paso Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 42%
Women 58%
Enrollment by gender for El Paso Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 12,200
Women 16,619

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

El Paso Community College serves a very low number of students outside of Texas, with 96 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for El Paso Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 96%
Out of State 2%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$43,178 per year

77% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
28,819
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 25.1%
Part time Undergrads 69.6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=224642 IPEDS survey data for El Paso Community College.

El Paso Community College Campus