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Several highways run through the town, but for local travel by public transit, your options are limited to Siskiyou Transit and General Express (aka the STAGE) bus lines. An Amtrak train passes through Weed but the nearest stop is in Dunsmuir, about 15 miles away. The Amtrak shuttle has one stop in North Weed. Greyhound buses have a station in town, with north and southbound buses. The nearest malls and clubs are all distant, so for COS students, a car is recommended if they intend to leave Weed.
Weed is a tiny, rural town of about 3,000 people. it is 75% White, 7% African American, 4% Asian, and 2.5% Native American. About 16% of the population is Hispanic or Latino. There are an equal number of men and women. Slightly more women than men attend COS, with roughly 56% women and 44% men. Conversely, more professors are men than women, with 60% of professors men, and 40% women. The majority of students are White Non-Hispanic (1860), followed by Race Unknown/Not Reported (201), Hispanic (198), and African-American (108).