Facts & Statistics

We are committed to our students’ success. That’s why knowing who our students are – and how well they are doing – is so important.

Los Rios by the Numbers

13

Campus locations to serve students

2,400

Service-area miles surrounding California's capital city

~75,000

Students enrolled annually

Our Students

Race & Ethnicity

While over one-third of Los Rios students identify as white, more than one-quarter identify as Hispanic/Latino.

The racial/ethnic breakdown of Los Rios students: 37.1% are white; 27.8% are Hispanic/Latino; 18.3% are Pacific Islander; 9.6% are African American; 6.7% are multi-race; and .5% are Native American

Age

More than half of Los Rios students are between 18 and 24 years old, and another third are between 25 and 39 years old.

The age breakdown of Los Rios students: 28.4% are 18 to 20 years old; 24.4% are 21 to 24 years old; 17.2% are 25 to 29 years old; 15.8% are 30 to 39 years old; 12.5% are 40 and over; and 1.7% are under 18

Socioeconomic Status

Nearly one-third of Los Rios students live below the poverty line, and another quarter are low-income.

The socioeconomic breakdown of Los Rios student: 31.7% live below the poverty line; 23.9% are low income; 30.8% are middle class; and 13.5% are unable to determine

Economic Impact

Infographic: Los Rios provides $2.1 billion in added income that supports 27,415 jobs. This contribution is nearly as larged as the entire utilities industry in the region and is equal to 1.7% of GDP of the Los Rios service area
Infographic: Every $1 spent by students = $3.40 gained in lifetime earnings; every $1 spent by taxpayers equals $2.30 gained in added taxes and public sector savings; and every $1 spent by society equals $10.70 gained in added state revenue and social savings