Living in Aurora, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Aurora SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

Aurora, IL Crime Report

2,839
Total Crimes
1,409.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-45.11%
Below National Average

Aurora, IL Cost Of Living

100
Aurora's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Aurora, Illinois Info Snack

Aurora, a suburb of Chicago, is a city predominantly in Kane County and DuPage County, with portions extending into Kendall and Will counties. It is in the outer region of Chicago metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is the second most populous city in the state, and the 114th most populous city in the country. The population was 197,899 at the 2010 census, and was estimated to have increased to 199,963 by July 2013.
Population
200,660
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
12.6%
Median Home
$178,300
Median Income
$69,730
Median Rent
$1,205

Aurora, IL Photos

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Rankings for Aurora in Illinois

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Map Of Aurora, IL

Population over time in Aurora

Year Population % Change
2017 200,660 -0.1%
2016 200,946 0.0%
2015 200,907 0.1%
2014 200,614 0.4%
2013 199,878 0.6%
2012 198,726 1.1%
2011 196,569 1.3%
2010 194,053 1.9%
2009 190,437 -
Crime/100k Aurora IL USA
Violent Crime 267.2 404.1 368.9
Murder 2.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 46.7 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 184.7 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1142.7 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 158.4 306.7 376.0
Larceny 923.7 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 60.6 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Aurora

White
36.3% (72,798)
African American
10.6% (21,314)
American Indian
0.1% (137)
Asian
8.1% (16,304)
Hawaiian
0.1% (173)
Other
0.1% (267)
Two Or More
1.8% (3,604)
Hispanic
42.9% (86,063)
Race Aurora IL USA
White 36.3% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 10.6% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 8.1% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 42.9% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Aurora, Illinois

Less than $10,000
3.8% (760,046)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (639,404)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.1% (1,429,612)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (1,568,985)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (2,641,115)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (3,705,942)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (2,619,209)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.4% (3,700,863)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (1,497,235)
$200,000 or more
7.5% (1,503,584)
Income Aurora IL USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.1% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.4% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.5% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Aurora

Female
50.2% (100,636)
Male
49.8% (100,024)
Gender Aurora IL USA
Female 50.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Aurora for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (26,085)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (18,059)
High School / GED
22.0% (44,145)
Some College
18.0% (36,118)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (14,046)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (40,132)
Master's Degree
9.0% (18,059)
Professional Degree
1.0% (2,006)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,006)
Education Aurora IL USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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