Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Aurora is 179,266. Aurora, Illinois is the 144th largest city in the US.
Parts of Aurora are located within DuPage County, Kane County, Kendall County and Will County.
The peak population of Aurora was in 2010, when its population was 197,899. In 2010, Aurora was the 111th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 144th largest city in the US. Aurora is currently 9.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Aurora has grown 24.0% since the 2000. Aurora, Illinois is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
The total voting age population of Aurora, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 114,542. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.1% of the residents of Aurora are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Aurora are 59.5% White, 17.0% Other, 10.1% Black, 8.9% Asian, 3.9% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 43.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Aurora, 11.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.5%. On a per-household basis, 8.9% of families are below the poverty line in Aurora.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.4% of Aurora residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.2% of Aurora residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.2% have a bachelor's degree and 12.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Aurora residents aged 5 and older, 45.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 35.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Aurora is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Aurora, 7.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Aurora is $71,749.
In Aurora, 64.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.5% of housing units in Aurora.
Of all the housing units in Aurora, 17.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Aurora, 20.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 13,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Aurora is $1,228.
In Aurora, 87.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.
|Year||Population||Rank in US|
|135||Providence, Rhode Island||189,692||9.1%|
|139||Newport News, Virginia||184,587||2.3%|
|143||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||181,668||6.1%|
|145||Elk Grove, California||178,997||119.1%|
|148||Cary, North Carolina||176,987||81.6%|
|149||Santa Rosa, California||176,938||18.5%|
|150||Rancho Cucamonga, California||175,142||35.6%|
|154||Garden Grove, California||170,488||3.0%|
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