Aurora, Indiana Population 2020

3,709

Aurora is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 3,709, it is the 142nd largest city in Indiana and the 5616th largest city in the United States. Aurora is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually but its population has decreased by -1.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,750 in 2010. Aurora reached it's highest population of 4,828 in 1940. Spanning over 4 miles, Aurora has a population density of 1,127 people per square mile.

The average household income in Aurora is $53,541 with a poverty rate of 17.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $686 per month, and the median house value is $114,500. The median age in Aurora is 37.4 years, 33 years for males, and 43.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 117.1 males.

Aurora Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Aurora was:

  • White: 96.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.52%
  • Asian: 1.39%
  • Black or African American: 0.60%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Aurora, Indiana is 3,709, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,687.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,750.

Aurora, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,53896.19%
Two or More Races561.52%
Asian511.39%
Black or African American220.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.30%

Aurora Population Pyramid 2020

Aurora Median Age

37.4


Total

33


Male

43.9


Female

Aurora Adults

There are 2,843 adults, (496 of whom are seniors) in Aurora.

Aurora Age Dependency

56.7

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Aurora Sex Ratio

Female

1,694

46.06%

Male

1,984

53.94%

Aurora Households and Families

Aurora Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Aurora Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.7%33.3%
All47.5%52.5%
Non Family35.5%64.5%
Female29.3%70.7%
Male22.4%77.6%

47.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5042.4547.5
Married6643.3166.7
Non Family5811.2235.5
Male1433.1122.4
Female1162.7829.3

3.03

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Aurora Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade873.48%
9th to 12th Grade36614.64%
High School Graduate98339.32%
Some College57823.12%
Associates Degree1686.72%
Bachelors Degree2299.16%
Graduate Degree893.56%

Aurora Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4421,994298
Asian252020
Black2222
Islander1111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,541$35,607$24,099
Less Than High School$$14,205$
High School Grad$27,243$35,050$21,579
Some College$30,131$40,114$26,313
Bachelors Degree$34,438$36,250$31,510
Graduate Degree$55,357$57,321$

$29,541

Average Earnings

$35,607

Average Male

$24,099

Average Female

Aurora Language

Aurora Language by Age

Aurora Language

98.19% of Aurora residents speak only English, while 1.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Aurora Poverty

Aurora Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,45562017.95%
Black221254.55%

17.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.31%

Male Poverty Rate

20.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Aurora

The race most likely to be in poverty in Aurora is Black, with 54.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Aurora is White, with 17.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.72%
High School14.95%
Some College9.79%
Bachelors or Greater7.23%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.31%
Female Unemployed17.78%
Female Employed12.44%
Male Employed3.62%

Aurora Income

Aurora Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,743$53,541
Families$48,672$63,328
Married Families$75,758-
Non Families$26,637$35,803

Aurora Marital Status

Aurora Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Aurora Married by Age and Sex

Aurora Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Aurora Marital Status by Race

Aurora Veterans

235

Number of Veterans

235

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam108
First Gulf War56
Korea33
Second Gulf War15
World War II8
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74100
35 to 5471
75+46
55 to 6418
18 to 34

$Aurora Veterans by Education

24.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Aurora Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

13.8%

Unemployment Rate

Aurora Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

57.91%

Born in Indiana

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.32% of Aurora residents were born in the United States, with 57.91% having been born in Indiana. 0.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,709110.30%
20193,698110.30%
20183,687-6-0.16%
20173,693110.30%
20163,682-7-0.19%
20153,68930.08%
20143,686-26-0.70%
20133,712-1-0.03%
20123,713-22-0.59%
20113,735-11-0.29%
20103,746-219-0.57%
20003,9651400.36%
19903,82590.02%
19803,816-477-1.17%
19704,2931740.41%
19604,119-661-1.48%
19504,780-48-0.10%
19404,8284420.96%
19304,386870.20%
19204,299-111-0.25%
19104,4107651.92%
19003,645-284-0.75%
18903,929-506-1.20%
18804,4351,1312.99%
18703,3043141.00%
18602,9900.00%