|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Aurora is 450. Aurora, North Carolina is the 13,611th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Aurora was in 1990, when its population was 667. In 1990, Aurora was the 11,666th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,611th largest city in the US. Aurora is currently 32.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Aurora has shrunk 23.0% since the year 2000. Aurora, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13606||Holly Grove, Arkansas||451||-36.9%|
|13610||Sunrise Beach, Missouri||451||6.1%|
|13611||Aurora, North Carolina||450||-23.0%|
|13613||Glen Park, New York||450||-7.4%|
|13617||South Wayne, Wisconsin||450||-7.0%|
The total voting age population of Aurora, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 626. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.1% of the residents of Aurora are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Aurora are 59.9% Black, 36.1% White and 4.0% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Aurora, 31.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 56.8%. On a per-household basis, 25.0% of families are below the poverty line in Aurora.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.9% of Aurora residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.7% of Aurora residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 3.8% have a bachelor's degree and 1.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Aurora residents aged 5 and older, 1.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Aurora is 19.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Aurora, 8.6% 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 $36,528.
In Aurora, 55.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.0% of housing units in Aurora.
Of all the housing units in Aurora, 5.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Aurora, 0.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Aurora is $630.
In Aurora, 56.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.