Latest Data (2015)
Population 200,661
Nationwide Rank 114

Quick Facts

Aurora, Illinois is the 114th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Aurora, Illinois is a city.

Aurora, Illinois is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Aurora had its largest population ever.

Aurora, Illinois is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Aurora, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
108 Oxnard, California 20.7%
109 Moreno Valley, California 42.5%
110 Fayetteville, North Carolina 1.2%
111 Huntington Beach, California 6.2%
112 Yonkers, New York 2.4%
113 Glendale, California 2.9%
114 Aurora, Illinois 38.8%
115 Montgomery, Alabama -0.5%
116 Columbus, Georgia 7.5%
117 Amarillo, Texas 14.1%
118 Little Rock, Arkansas 7.9%
119 Akron, Ohio -8.9%
120 Shreveport, Louisiana -1.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 200,661 114
2014 200,456 115
2013 199,963 114
2012 199,932 112
2011 199,300 112
2010 197,899 111
2009 172,950 134
2008 170,765 138
2007 169,010 138
2006 167,372 139
2005 165,787 137
2004 164,750 133
2003 160,931 137
2002 155,952 137
2001 150,159 142
2000 144,476 148
1990 100,279 202