Aurora, IL Demographic Data

Aurora, IL Summary

Aurora is located in Dupage County in Illinois
  • Population: 203,318
  • Area: 45.80 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 44.94 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.86 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 4,439.74 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 719.16 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Aurora, IL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
101,751
50%
50.8
Male
101,964
50%
49.2
Total Population
203,715
 
321,419,000

Aurora, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
17,285
8.5% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
16,080
7.9% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
20,200
9.9% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
13,584
6.7% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
13,973
6.9% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
31,124
15.3% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
32,668
16.0% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
25,885
12.7% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
10,221
5.0% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
7,077
3.5% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
10,742
5.3% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
3,763
1.8% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,113
0.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
141,367
69.4%
77.1
Female
70,852
50.1%
51.4
Male
70,515
49.9%
48.6
21 Years and over
133,342
65.5%
72.9
62 Years and over
19,638
9.6%
18.3
65 Years and over
15,618
7.7%
14.9
Female
8,376
53.6%
55.9
Male
7,242
46.4%
44.1
Median Age (years)
32
NR
NR

Aurora, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
198,666
97.5% 
96.9
White
112,341
55.1% 
73.1
Black or African American
20,846
10.2% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
633
0.3% 
0.8
Asian
15,900
7.8% 
5.4
Asian Indian
8,341
4.1% 
1.2
Chinese
839
0.4% 
1.3
Filipino
2,438
1.2% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
447
0.2% 
0.5
Vietnamese
345
0.2% 
0.5
Other Asian
3,490
1.7% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
48,946
24.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
5,049
2.5% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
86,653
42.5% 
17.6
Mexican
77,964
38.3% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
3,085
1.5% 
1.7
Cuban
916
0.4% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
4,688
2.3% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
117,062
57.5% 
82.4

Aurora, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
16,016
13.1% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
13,298
10.8% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
25,381
20.7% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
23,367
19.1% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
8,017
6.5% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
23,821
19.4% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
12,693
10.4% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
29,314
23.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
93,279
76.1%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
36,514
29.8%
30.6

Aurora, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
51,705
34.4%
33.5%
Now Married
77,495
51.6%
47.5
Divorced
13,195
8.8%
11.0%
Separated
2,925
1.9%
2.1
Widowed
4,830
3.2
5.8%

Aurora, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
101,661
54.5%
78.5%
Languages other than english
84,769
45.5%
21.5%
Spanish
67,770
36.4%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
8,904
4.8%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
7,056
3.8%
3.5%
Other Languages
1,039
0.6%
1.0%

Aurora, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
2,629
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
2,005
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
5,817
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
5,121
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
7,626
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
12,230
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
7,764
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
10,063
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
3,954
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
3,957
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
63,355
 
55,775
Per capita income
27,092
 
29,979

Aurora, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
371
0.4%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
11,700
11.4%
9.8
Construction
5,974
5.8%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
18,564
18.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
9,019
8.8%
6.5
Information
3,196
3.1%
2.1
Manufacturing
16,318
15.9%
10.3
Other services except public administration
3,678
3.6%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
12,652
12.3%
11.3
Public administration
1,036
1.0%
4.6
Retail trade
10,257
10.0%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
6,039
5.9%
5.1
Wholesale trade
3,830
3.7%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
8,533
8.3%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
30,809
30.0%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,555
18.1%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
26,830
26.1%
23.6%
Service occupations
17,907
17.4%
18.0%

Aurora, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
100,965
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
81,360
80.6%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
9,033
8.9%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
3,297
3.3%
5.2
Walked
1,491
1.5%
2.8
Other means
532
0.5%
1.8
Worked at home
5,252
5.2%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
28.0
 
26.0

Aurora, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
2,454
4.0%
8.9
1 vehicles
17,123
28.0%
33.5
2 vehicles
27,484
44.9%
37.2
3 or more
14,105
23.1%
20.3

Aurora, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
61,166
94.5%
87.7
Owner Occupied
37,844
61.9%
63.0
Renter Occupied
23,322
38.1%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
3,581
5.5%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
1
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Aurora, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
64,747
1 room
1,407
2.2%
2.3
2 rooms
1,440
2.2%
2.5
3 rooms
4,972
7.7%
9.0
4 rooms
10,278
15.9%
16.6
5 rooms
12,391
19.1%
20.0
6 rooms
11,201
17.3%
17.9
7 rooms
6,283
9.7%
12.1
8 rooms
6,990
10.8%
8.5
9 rooms or more
9,785
15.1%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Aurora, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
64,747
 
 
1-unit, detached
38,058
58.8%
61.4
1-unit, attached
10,027
15.5%
5.8
2-units
4,171
6.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
3,447
5.3%
4.5
5 to 9 units
2,145
3.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
2,759
4.3%
4.6
20 or more units
4,140
6.4%
8.8
Mobile home
0
0.0%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Aurora, IL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
12,846
19.8%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
2,864
4.4%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
6,186
9.6%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
4,038
6.2%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
6,804
10.5%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
5,329
8.2%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
14,853
22.9%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
11,282
17.4%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
465
0.7%
2.5%
2014 or later
80
0.1%
0.5%

Aurora, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.7
Electricity
NR
NR
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.1
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.0
Solar energy
NR
NR
0.1
Other fuel
NR
NR
0.5
No fuel used
NR
NR
1.2

Aurora, IL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
28,956
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
118
0.4%
1.5%
$3,000 or more
1,685
5.8%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
2,266
7.8%
6.8%
$500 to $999
2,646
9.1%
20.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
3,794
13.1%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
8,384
29.0%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
10,063
34.8%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
12,548
43.5%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
5,435
18.9%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
3,261
11.3%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,699
5.9%
7.3%
35.0% or more
5,889
20.4%
22.3%
Not Computed
124
NR
NR

Aurora, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
NR 
 
41,410,200 
Less than $500
NR
NR
11.0%
$500 to $999
NR
NR
42.7%
$3,000 or more
NR
NR
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
NR
NR
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
NR
NR
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
NR
NR
1.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
NR
NR
27.9%
No Cash Rent
NR
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
1,095
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
1,832
8.3%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
2,463
11.1%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
3,186
14.4%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
2,901
13.1%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
2,334
10.5%
9.2%
35.0% or more
9,453
42.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
1,153
NR
NR

Aurora, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
37,844
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
1,101
2.9%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
4,772
12.6%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
8,961
23.7%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
7,715
20.4%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
8,825
23.3%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
5,355
14.2%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
972
2.6%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
143
0.4%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
169,400
 
194,500
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