Average Community College Minority Breakdown

The national average community college minority percentage is approximately 56% (2022-23).
For public community colleges, the average minority percentage is approximately 56%. For private community colleges, the average minority is approximately 61%.
The state with the highest percentage of minority students is Puerto Rico, with 100% minority students.
Minority Range: 15% 100% Avg. Minority: 47%

Average Community College Minority Breakdown (2022-23)

State
Minority
Ethnicity Breakdown
50%
American Indian (35%)
Asian (7%)
Hispanic (3%)
White (50%)
Hawaiian (2%)
Two or more races (2%)
Unknown (1%)
42%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (26%)
White (58%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (5%)
36%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (10%)
Black (18%)
White (64%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (1%)
57%
American Indian (4%)
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (36%)
Black (5%)
White (43%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (4%)
77%
Asian (12%)
Hispanic (47%)
Black (6%)
White (23%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (6%)
45%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (25%)
Black (5%)
White (55%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (5%)
55%
Asian (4%)
Hispanic (26%)
Black (17%)
White (45%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (4%)
43%
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (11%)
Black (21%)
White (57%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (3%)
62%
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (30%)
Black (18%)
White (38%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (6%)
56%
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (8%)
Black (33%)
White (44%)
Two or more races (2%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (8%)
98%
Asian (44%)
Hispanic (1%)
Black (1%)
White (2%)
Hawaiian (52%)
89%
Asian (32%)
Hispanic (14%)
Black (1%)
White (11%)
Hawaiian (5%)
Two or more races (30%)
Non Resident (4%)
Unknown (3%)
37%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (9%)
Black (12%)
White (63%)
Two or more races (2%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (9%)
31%
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (8%)
Black (1%)
White (69%)
Hawaiian (1%)
Two or more races (7%)
Non Resident (8%)
Unknown (5%)
52%
Asian (5%)
Hispanic (27%)
Black (13%)
White (48%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (3%)
59%
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (9%)
White (41%)
Two or more races (2%)
Unknown (42%)
38%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (14%)
Black (8%)
White (62%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (6%)
22%
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (9%)
White (78%)
Two or more races (3%)
Unknown (3%)
61%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (38%)
White (39%)
Hawaiian (1%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (11%)
52%
Asian (5%)
Hispanic (20%)
Black (15%)
White (48%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (7%)
60%
Asian (6%)
Hispanic (12%)
Black (30%)
White (40%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (4%)
Unknown (4%)
22%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (2%)
Black (4%)
White (78%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (10%)
33%
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (14%)
White (67%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (7%)
37%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (6%)
Hispanic (7%)
Black (13%)
White (63%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (5%)
40%
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (10%)
White (60%)
Two or more races (4%)
Unknown (19%)
47%
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (3%)
Black (38%)
White (53%)
Two or more races (2%)
Unknown (3%)
37%
American Indian (3%)
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (2%)
Black (1%)
White (63%)
Two or more races (2%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (27%)
45%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (12%)
Black (21%)
White (55%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (4%)
26%
American Indian (2%)
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (4%)
Black (4%)
White (74%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (10%)
32%
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (14%)
Black (5%)
White (68%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (6%)
23%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (1%)
White (77%)
Two or more races (4%)
Unknown (10%)
60%
Asian (6%)
Hispanic (26%)
Black (14%)
White (40%)
Two or more races (2%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (10%)
72%
American Indian (10%)
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (50%)
Black (3%)
White (28%)
Two or more races (2%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (4%)
62%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (8%)
Hispanic (32%)
Black (9%)
White (38%)
Hawaiian (1%)
Two or more races (5%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (5%)
61%
Asian (8%)
Hispanic (24%)
Black (19%)
White (39%)
Two or more races (2%)
Non Resident (3%)
Unknown (5%)
32%
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (14%)
White (68%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (6%)
47%
American Indian (9%)
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (11%)
Black (8%)
White (53%)
Two or more races (10%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (4%)
44%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (6%)
Hispanic (14%)
Black (3%)
White (56%)
Hawaiian (1%)
Two or more races (5%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (13%)
44%
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (11%)
Black (15%)
White (56%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (11%)
100%
Hispanic (99%)
Unknown (1%)
45%
Asian (3%)
Hispanic (21%)
Black (10%)
White (55%)
Two or more races (6%)
Unknown (5%)
47%
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (7%)
Black (25%)
White (53%)
Two or more races (4%)
Unknown (9%)
21%
American Indian (3%)
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (4%)
Black (7%)
White (79%)
Two or more races (1%)
Unknown (4%)
31%
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (6%)
Black (18%)
White (69%)
Two or more races (3%)
Unknown (2%)
71%
Asian (5%)
Hispanic (47%)
Black (12%)
White (29%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (2%)
25%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (13%)
Black (1%)
White (75%)
Hawaiian (1%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (2%)
49%
Asian (7%)
Hispanic (12%)
Black (21%)
White (51%)
Two or more races (5%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (3%)
25%
Asian (2%)
Hispanic (5%)
Black (4%)
White (75%)
Two or more races (4%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (8%)
53%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (7%)
Hispanic (15%)
Black (5%)
White (47%)
Hawaiian (1%)
Two or more races (8%)
Non Resident (4%)
Unknown (12%)
30%
American Indian (1%)
Asian (4%)
Hispanic (9%)
Black (9%)
White (70%)
Two or more races (3%)
Unknown (4%)
15%
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (2%)
Black (6%)
White (85%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (1%)
Unknown (2%)
24%
American Indian (2%)
Asian (1%)
Hispanic (10%)
Black (1%)
White (76%)
Two or more races (3%)
Non Resident (2%)
Unknown (5%)

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Did You Know?

The state with the lowest percentage of minority students is West Virginia, with an average minority pecentage of 15%. The state with the highest percentage of minority students is Puerto Rico, with an average minority percentage of 100%.