The student body is mostly white, but there are students representing minorities. Among minority students, a significant contingent are international students. According to U.S. Census 2000 figures, racial demographics for the broader community of Rochester Hills are as follows. There were just under 70,000 people residing in Rochester. The city is about 90 percent white, 7 percent Asian, 2 percent black, less than 1 percent each Native American and Pacific Islander, 1 percent "multiracial," and 2 percent Hispanic (including other races). Just over 7 percent of the population of Rochester Hills were between the ages of 18 - 24, presumably including some traditional Rochester students.