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El Paso Community College Demographics & Diversity Report

How diverse is El Paso Community College? College Factual's 2021 diversity report reveals the facts about diversity at El Paso Community College. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

El Paso Community College Student Population

29,080 Total Students

How Many Students Attend El Paso Community College?

El Paso Community College total enrollment is approximately 29,080 students.

El Paso Community College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time El Paso Community College undergraduate population is made up of 56% women, and 44% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

El Paso Community College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 7,316
White 645
Unknown 327
International 196
Black or African American 164
Asian 38
Multi-Ethnic 29
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 8

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

El Paso Community College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,224 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2224 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  36.72 out of 100
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A lower overall diversity school means the student body is not very diverse when it comes to race/ethnicity, ages, genders, and locations.

How Does El Paso Community College Diversity Compare to National Averages?


El Paso Community College is considered below average in terms of overall diversity on a national level. Some areas of diversity in the school may be better than others.

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

87% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

El Paso Community College is ranked 3,352 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3352 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  11.56 out of 100
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Some schools are low in racial/ethnic diversity due to catering to one specific racial/ethnic group, or because they are located in an area where they primarily serve the nearby community.

El Paso Community College Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 24,450
White 2,033
Unknown 1,288
Black or African American 501
International 445
Asian 166
Multi-Ethnic 91
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 24

Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

El Paso Community College ranks 1,283 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1283 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  66.16 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 16,784 female students and 12,296 male students at El Paso Community College.

International Students at El Paso Community College

Students from 30 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Mexico, Kuwait, and Vietnam.

Learn more about international students at El Paso Community College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
39.94% 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  83.91 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At El Paso Community College, 39.94% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 6,563
20-21 4,921
22-24 3,730
25-29 2,994
35 and over 2,083
30-34 1,484
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*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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