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UNT Demographics & Diversity

Denton, 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 UNT are predominantly White with a sizeable Hispanic population. The school has very high racial diversity. 53% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of University of North Texas students
Race Percent of Students
White 47%
Black 12%
Hispanic 22%
Asian 6%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 8%
International 4%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 21% more female students than male students enrolled at University of North Texas with a gender ratio of 55% women to 45% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, UNT has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for University of North Texas students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 45%
Women 55%
Enrollment by gender for University of North Texas students
Gender Number of Students
Men 19,231
Women 23,210

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

UNT 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 University of North Texas students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 91%
Out of State 4%
Foreign 5%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$72,891 per year

39% 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 15.3%
Part time Undergrads 18.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=227216 IPEDS survey data for University of North Texas.