Latest Data (2016)
Population 361,710
Nationwide Rank 54

Quick Facts

Aurora, Colorado is the 54th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Aurora, Colorado is a city.

Aurora, Colorado is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Aurora had its largest population ever.

Aurora, Colorado is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 84% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Aurora, Colorado Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
44 Omaha, Nebraska 446,970 9.0%
45 Oakland, California 420,005 4.8%
46 Minneapolis, Minnesota 413,651 8.1%
47 Tulsa, Oklahoma 403,090 2.6%
48 Arlington, Texas 392,772 17.3%
49 New Orleans, Louisiana 391,495 -19.0%
50 Wichita, Kansas 389,902 10.6%
51 Cleveland, Ohio 385,809 -19.0%
52 Tampa, Florida 377,165 24.0%
53 Bakersfield, California 376,380 53.6%
54 Aurora, Colorado 361,710 30.1%
55 Honolulu, Hawaii 351,792 -5.1%
56 Anaheim, California 351,043 6.6%
57 Santa Ana, California 334,217 -1.2%
58 Corpus Christi, Texas 325,733 17.4%
59 Riverside, California 324,722 25.6%
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 318,449 21.9%
61 St. Louis, Missouri 311,404 -10.2%
62 Stockton, California 307,072 25.5%
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 303,625 -9.0%
64 St. Paul, Minnesota 302,398 5.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
19 Denver 693,060 24.6%
40 Colorado Springs 465,101 28.4%
54 Aurora 361,710 30.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 361,710 54
2015 359,407 54
2014 353,108 54
2013 345,803 55
2012 339,030 56
2011 332,498 56
2010 325,078 56
2009 323,348 59
2008 316,676 59
2007 309,007 60
2006 301,228 60
2005 295,511 60
2004 289,721 60
2003 286,056 60
2002 282,707 62
2001 282,241 62
2000 277,825 62
1990 221,855 73
1980 158,588 97