North Aurora, Illinois Population 2021

18,031
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North Aurora is a city located in Kane County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 18,031, it is the 138th largest city in Illinois and the 2014th largest city in the United States . North Aurora is currently declining at a rate of -0.07% annually but its population has increased by 7.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,760 in 2010. North Aurora reached it's highest population of 18,070 in 2018. Spanning over 7 miles, North Aurora has a population density of 2,490 people per square mile.

The average household income in North Aurora is $103,911 with a poverty rate of 4.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,172 per month, and the median house value is $246,800. The median age in North Aurora is 41.1 years, 40.3 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

North Aurora Demographics

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

  • White: 81.49%
  • Other race: 5.79%
  • Black or African American: 5.02%
  • Asian: 4.46%
  • Two or more races: 2.99%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of North Aurora, Illinois is 18,031 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,070.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,760.

North Aurora, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,46681.49%
Some Other Race1,0275.79%
Black or African American8915.02%
Asian7914.46%
Two or More Races5302.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native470.26%
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North Aurora Population by Race

North Aurora Population Pyramid $2021

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North Aurora Median Age

41.1


Total

40.3


Male

42.2


Female

North Aurora Adults

There are 13,853 adults, (2,407 of whom are seniors) in North Aurora.

North Aurora Age Dependency

55.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

North Aurora Sex Ratio

Female

8,902

50.15%

Male

8,850

49.85%

North Aurora Population by Age

North Aurora Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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North Aurora Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
All77.9%22.1%
Male69.6%30.4%
Female67%33%
Non Family55.5%44.5%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

North Aurora Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7432.6177.9
Married3,9413.3692.3
Non Family2,2921.2255.5
Female3392.9967
Male1713.3569.6

3.29

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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North Aurora Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4263.39%
9th to 12th Grade5734.56%
High School Graduate2,66321.20%
Some College2,83822.59%
Associates Degree1,1859.43%
Bachelors Degree2,80422.32%
Graduate Degree2,07516.52%
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North Aurora Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

North Aurora Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,6459,3233,923
Hispanic1,5271,006261
Black674628323
Asian651541345
Other Race64232182
2+ Races15111959
Native American3535

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.00%.

North Aurora Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,843$62,859$40,660
Less Than 9th Grade$32,132$39,605$30,217
High School Graduate$43,328$48,889$28,438
Some College$41,123$53,038$32,460
Bachelors Degree$70,164$82,586$57,019
Graduate Degree$80,032$112,528$66,513

$51,843

Average Earnings

$62,859

Average Male

$40,660

Average Female

North Aurora Earnings by Educational Attainment

North Aurora Language by Age

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North Aurora Language

81.50% of North Aurora residents speak only English, while 18.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.40% of the population.

North Aurora Language

North Aurora Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,1274513.44%
Hispanic2,7001987.33%
Multiple5306311.89%
Black889222.47%
Other1,027191.85%
Native471429.79%

4.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.02%

Male Poverty Rate

2.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Aurora

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Aurora is Native, with 29.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Aurora is Other, with 1.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.91%.

North Aurora Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.55%
High School6.14%
Some College5.58%
Bachelors or Greater1.83%

North Aurora Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed26.92%
Male Unemployed17.65%
Male Employed2.07%
Female Employed0.81%

North Aurora Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

North Aurora Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$86,537$103,911
Families$109,861$123,988
Married Families$116,375-
Non Families$53,955$63,472
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Income by Household Type

North Aurora Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

North Aurora Married by Age and Sex

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North Aurora Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

North Aurora Marital Status by Race

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North Aurora Marital Status

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777

Number of Veterans

736

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam292
Second Gulf War173
First Gulf War157
World War II23
Korea21

North Aurora Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74258
35 to 54228
75+133
55 to 6495
18 to 3463

North Aurora Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7256.31%
Black304.14%
Asian152.20%
Hispanic70.40%
Other Race71.00%

North Aurora Veterans by Race

North Aurora Veterans by Education

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12.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Aurora Veterans by Education

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71.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

North Aurora Employment by Age

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North Aurora Employment by Race

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North Aurora Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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73.33%

Born in North Aurora

88.22%

Native Born

11.78%

Foreign Born

5.24%

Non Citizen

6.53%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.22% of North Aurora residents were born in the United States, with 73.33% having been born in Illinois. 5.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

North Aurora Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202118,031-13-0.07%
202018,044-13-0.07%
201918,057-13-0.07%
201818,07070.04%
201718,0637444.30%
201617,319270.16%
201517,2921050.61%
201417,1872341.38%
201316,9531320.78%
201216,821680.41%
201116,7531030.62%
201016,6506,0654.63%
200010,5854,6455.95%
19905,9407351.33%
19805,2053720.74%
19704,8330.00%

North Aurora Population by Year