JBC Demographics & Diversity

Jacksonville, Texas

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 JBC are predominantly White with a sizeable Hispanic population. The school has very high racial diversity. 54% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Jacksonville College Main Campus students
Race Percent of Students
White 46%
Black 19%
Hispanic 27%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 2%
Race Unknown 3%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 68% more female students than male students enrolled at Jacksonville College Main Campus with a gender ratio of 63% women to 37% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, JBC has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Jacksonville College Main Campus students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 37%
Women 63%
Enrollment by gender for Jacksonville College Main Campus students
Gender Number of Students
Men 191
Women 320

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

JBC serves a very low number of students outside of Texas, with 91 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Jacksonville College Main Campus students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 91%
Out of State 0%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 9%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$43,424 per year

73% 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 6.5%
Part time Undergrads 13.9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225876 IPEDS survey data for Jacksonville College Main Campus.

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