Davidson College

Davidson Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis brings to light the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of Davidson students.

Davidson Student Population

1,837 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Davidson College?

Davidson total enrollment is approximately 1,837 students.

Davidson Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Davidson undergraduate population is made up of 49% women, and 51% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Davidson Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,230
Hispanic 146
International 134
Black or African American 120
Asian 95
Multi-Ethnic 88
Unknown 15
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Davidson achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #108 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  108 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  96.95 out of 100
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A high overall ranking means this school is considered quite diverse among all factors: student race/ethnicity, age, gender, and location.

How Does Davidson Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Davidson is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Davidson is ranked 1,802 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1802 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  52.47 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at Davidson is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

Davidson Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,230
Hispanic 146
International 134
Black or African American 120
Asian 95
Multi-Ethnic 88
Unknown 15
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Davidson College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 689
Black or African American 81
Asian 29
Multi-Ethnic 11
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Male Students

Davidson ranks 292 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  292 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  92.32 out of 100
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This school is more popular with men than with women.

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There are approximately 908 female students and 929 male students at Davidson.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Davidson is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  94.81 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 456 female teachers and 411 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 5% in Geographic Diversity
78.86% Out of State
7.98% Out of the Country

Davidson ranks 97 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

78.86% of Davidson students come from out of state, and 7.98% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  95 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 40 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
North Carolina 100
Georgia 40
Florida 34
Virginia 33
New York 30

International Students at Davidson

Students from 56 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, South Korea, and Greece.

Learn more about international students at Davidson.

Average Student Age Diversity

Average Student Age Diversity
91.93% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  41.96 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Davidson, 91.93% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 884
20-21 780
22-24 123
25-29 1
30-34 0
35 and over 0
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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