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Kankakee Community College Demographics & Diversity

Kankakee, Illinois

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Medium

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Kankakee Community College are primarily White with a smaller Black population. The school has medium racial diversity. 34% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Kankakee Community College students
Race Percent of Students
White 66%
Black 16%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 0%
Race Unknown 2%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Low

There are 81% more female students than male students enrolled at Kankakee Community College with a gender ratio of 64% women to 36% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Kankakee Community College has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Kankakee Community College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 36%
Women 64%
Enrollment by gender for Kankakee Community College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 800
Women 1,445

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Kankakee Community College serves a very low number of students outside of Illinois, with 98 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Kankakee Community College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 98%
Out of State 2%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$56,125 per year

50% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
2,245
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 39.2%
Part time Undergrads 57.6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=146348 IPEDS survey data for Kankakee Community College.