Latest Data (2017)
Population 691
Nationwide Rank 11940

Quick Facts

Aurora, South Dakota is the 11,940th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Aurora, South Dakota is a town.

Aurora, South Dakota is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Aurora had its largest population ever.

Aurora, South Dakota is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 98% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
11930 Chesapeake City, Maryland 693 -14.6%
11931 Courtland, Minnesota 693 28.3%
11932 Detroit, Texas 693 -10.5%
11933 Dongola, Illinois 693 -13.9%
11934 Eastview, Tennessee 693 11.9%
11935 Kress, Texas 693 -16.0%
11936 Wellsburg, Iowa 693 -3.2%
11937 Fort Jones, California 692 5.0%
11938 Green Mountain Falls, Colorado 692 -4.2%
11939 Sherman, Mississippi 692 25.8%
11940 Aurora, South Dakota 691 37.9%
11941 Brownstown, Pennsylvania 691 -21.4%
11942 La Moille, Illinois 691 -10.3%
11943 Pennville, Indiana 691 -4.5%
11944 Wheaton, Missouri 691 -4.1%
11945 Battle Creek, Iowa 690 -6.8%
11946 Boswell, Oklahoma 690 -1.7%
11947 Cedar Key, Florida 690 -13.6%
11948 Ellendale, Minnesota 690 16.7%
11949 Gillett, Arkansas 690 -15.4%
11950 Madison, Arkansas 690 -29.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Dakota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9038 Miller 1,376 -10.2%
9128 Eagle Butte 1,345 47.6%
9186 Crooks 1,318 52.0%
9232 Deadwood 1,304 -5.0%
9293 Freeman 1,289 -1.9%
9338 Salem 1,277 -8.1%
9350 Platte 1,272 -6.6%
9398 Gregory 1,255 -9.9%
9421 Britton 1,249 -5.7%
9443 Mission 1,242 37.0%
9445 Clear Lake 1,241 -6.7%
9527 Lemmon 1,213 -12.7%
9663 Garretson 1,172 0.3%
9664 Baltic 1,171 42.2%
9871 Gettysburg 1,116 -16.3%
10037 De Smet 1,067 -11.3%
10038 Martin 1,067 -0.9%
10110 Clark 1,047 -18.0%
10123 Tyndall 1,044 -15.5%
10261 Hill City 1,008 28.7%
10262 Parker 1,008 -3.4%
10398 Worthing 978 63.0%
10544 Whitewood 947 12.2%
10641 Ipswich 926 -1.5%
10676 Wessington Springs 921 -8.1%
10886 Wall 872 6.6%
10892 Centerville 870 -4.1%
10932 Arlington 862 -13.1%
11020 Piedmont 848 205.0%
11063 Eureka 840 -23.7%
11084 Lake Andes 837 2.4%
11204 Scotland 817 -7.9%
11400 Philip 784 -10.6%
11465 Marion 771 -13.4%
11472 Viborg 770 -7.6%
11481 Howard 767 -28.3%
11616 Valley Springs 747 -6.0%
11659 Highmore 738 -12.8%
11662 Alcester 737 -16.1%
11671 Estelline 736 8.5%
11745 Faulkton 725 -7.1%
11781 Plankinton 720 19.8%
11821 Elkton 712 5.1%
11831 Edgemont 711 -17.2%
11875 Kadoka 704 -0.4%
11940 Aurora 691 37.9%
12013 Kimball 680 -8.3%
12017 Woonsocket 680 -5.4%
12019 McLaughlin 679 -11.4%
12039 Colton 676 1.9%
12092 Armour 669 -13.8%
12121 New Underwood 665 6.5%
12218 Onida 650 -11.5%
12259 Selby 643 -12.2%
12309 Alexandria 635 12.1%
12327 Tripp 632 -11.2%
12364 Castlewood 626 -6.1%
12386 Canistota 622 -11.5%
12419 Menno 616 -14.7%
12588 Avon 596 6.2%
12645 Burke 588 -12.5%
12666 White River 586 -2.1%
12668 Colman 585 2.6%
12699 Corsica 580 -9.6%
12703 Newell 580 -10.4%
12739 Humboldt 574 8.7%
12781 St. Francis 568 -19.4%
12793 Waubay 567 -13.9%
12862 Lake Preston 559 -24.1%
13120 Veblen 524 86.4%
13166 Dupree 519 22.1%
13227 Presho 512 -13.5%
13313 Jefferson 502 -14.1%
13316 Wilmot 502 -7.3%
13392 Timber Lake 494 11.7%
13448 White 487 -8.6%
13464 Bowdle 485 -14.6%
13519 Warner 480 14.5%
13531 Oacoma 478 10.6%
13551 Lake Norden 476 10.1%
13678 Bridgewater 462 -23.8%
13736 Big Stone City 457 -24.2%
13754 Emery 455 3.1%
13784 Murdo 452 -25.6%
13836 Bryant 446 12.6%
13880 Montrose 442 -4.7%
13910 Leola 439 -4.5%
13936 Mount Vernon 437 -8.3%
14053 Rosholt 424 0.9%
14099 Herreid 418 -13.0%
14110 Faith 417 -14.5%
14173 Irene 411 -4.6%
14200 Tabor 409 -1.6%
14279 Gayville 401 -4.9%
14282 Hurley 401 -5.6%
14314 Hermosa 397 26.4%
14322 Wolsey 397 -4.7%
14479 Hoven 380 -24.9%
14564 White Lake 372 -8.3%
14569 Florence 371 24.0%
14582 Hayti 370 1.0%
14738 Blunt 353 -4.5%
14826 Buffalo 346 -8.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 691 11,940
2016 667 12,082
2015 650 12,214
2014 621 12,399
2013 604 12,529
2012 575 12,750
2011 557 12,891
2010 532 13,086
2009 483 13,504
2008 474 13,593
2007 471 13,629
2006 473 13,612
2005 473 13,603
2004 473 13,619
2003 477 13,589
2002 494 13,428
2001 499 13,381
2000 501 13,387
1990 619 12,020