Aurora, Minnesota Population 2020

1,624

Aurora is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,624, it is the 284th largest city in Minnesota and the 8421st largest city in the United States. Aurora is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually and its population has decreased by -3.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,682 in 2010. Aurora reached it's highest population of 1,681 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Aurora has a population density of 428 people per square mile.

The average household income in Aurora is $48,191 with a poverty rate of 21.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $556 per month, and the median house value is $65,000. The median age in Aurora is 45 years, 40.3 years for males, and 48.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.1 males.

Aurora Demographics

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

  • White: 96.52%
  • Asian: 3.48%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Aurora, Minnesota is 1,624, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,636.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,682.

Aurora, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,58396.52%
Asian573.48%

Aurora Population Pyramid 2020

Aurora Median Age

45


Total

40.3


Male

48.9


Female

Aurora Adults

There are 1,296 adults, (414 of whom are seniors) in Aurora.

Aurora Age Dependency

85.9

Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Aurora Sex Ratio

Female

832

50.73%

Male

808

49.27%

Aurora Households and Families

Aurora Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Aurora Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83%17%
All75.4%24.6%
Non Family70.4%29.6%
Female54.3%45.7%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7362.1575.4
Married3052.8283
Non Family2941.0770.4
Female923.1854.3
Male452.49100

2.75

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Aurora Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade161.41%
9th to 12th Grade12811.27%
High School Graduate42437.32%
Some College25222.18%
Associates Degree12511.00%
Bachelors Degree11810.39%
Graduate Degree736.43%

Aurora Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,556$38,750$26,307
Less Than High School$$32,955$
High School Grad$25,341$40,577$18,750
Some College$27,143$30,625$25,536
Bachelors Degree$45,625$47,250$35,938
Graduate Degree$56,818$$56,932

$29,556

Average Earnings

$38,750

Average Male

$26,307

Average Female

Aurora Language

Aurora Language by Age

Aurora Language

96.36% of Aurora residents speak only English, while 3.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Aurora Poverty

Aurora Poverty by Race

21.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.42%

Male Poverty Rate

22.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Aurora

The race most likely to be in poverty in Aurora is White, with 21.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Aurora is White, with 21.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.85%
High School20.40%
Some College11.89%
Bachelors or Greater3.66%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed80.65%
Male Unemployed66.67%
Male Employed9.77%
Female Employed4.48%

Aurora Income

Aurora Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,155$48,191
Families$52,500$58,921
Married Families$63,438-
Non Families$23,542$30,445

Aurora Marital Status

Aurora Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

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

143

Number of Veterans

131

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
Second Gulf War15
First Gulf War14
World War II11
Korea7
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7449
75+41
35 to 5435
55 to 6412
18 to 346

$Aurora Veterans by Education

15.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Aurora Employment Status

47.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.6%

Employment Rate

9.6%

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

82.44%

Born in Minnesota

97.44%

Native Born

2.56%

Foreign Born

2.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.44% of Aurora residents were born in the United States, with 82.44% having been born in Minnesota. 2.01% 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
20201,624-6-0.37%
20191,630-6-0.37%
20181,636-8-0.49%
20171,644-6-0.36%
20161,650-9-0.54%
20151,659-7-0.42%
20141,666-3-0.18%
20131,669-1-0.06%
20121,670-6-0.36%
20111,676-5-0.30%
20101,6810.00%