Most Expensive Aurora Neighborhoods
Aurora is a large city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 359,407 people and 83 constituent neighborhoods, Aurora is the third largest community in Colorado.
Aurora is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Aurora is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Aurora who work in office and administrative support (16.31%), sales jobs (10.30%) and management occupations (8.09%).
Also of interest is that Aurora has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing noticeable about Aurora, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Aurora is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Aurora a great place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun. In fact, Aurora is one of the top larger cities in America for educated single professionals to flock.
Aurora, like many big cities in America, has a public transportation system, but the citizens of Aurora are lucky because theirs is one of the most extensive and widely used. Many commuters choose to leave their cars at home and instead use the bus to get to and from work. In fact, for some people it is feasible to forgo car ownership entirely, avoiding the cost and headache of driving in heavy traffic. The benefits include reduced air pollution and load on the road network.
In terms of college education, Aurora is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.10% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Aurora in 2010 was $24,732, which is middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,928 for a family of four. However, Aurora contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Aurora is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Aurora home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aurora residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Aurora also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.90% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aurora include German, Irish, English, Italian and French.
In addition, Aurora has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (20.19%).
The most common language spoken in Aurora is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||123,344|
|AURORA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||56.94%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||43.06%|
|TYPE OF AURORA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||51.04%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||10.12%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.43%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||31.80%|
|SIZE OF AURORA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||5.30%|
|AGE OF AURORA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||19.13%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||63.96%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||16.04%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.87%|
|AURORA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$242,780|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,680|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $69,000||5.09%|
|$69,001 - $138,000||8.70%|
|$138,001 - $275,000||46.61%|
|$275,001 - $413,000||27.07%|
|$413,001 - $550,000||6.91%|
|$550,001 - $688,000||3.25%|
|$688,001 - $1,032,000||1.85%|
|$1,032,001 - $1,376,000||0.28%|
|PEOPLE OF AURORA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||8.08%|
|5 TO 17||18.93%|
|18 TO 24||9.42%|
|25 TO 34||15.99%|
|35 TO 54||26.91%|
|55 TO 64||10.96%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||9.71%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||86.46%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$52,275|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$24,732|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||16.20%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (12.23%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.18%)
Public Service (4.45%)
Information Technology (3.18%)
Real estate (2.40%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||15.99%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.99%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.28%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||8.15%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||5.73%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||28.90%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (13.36%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (68.23%)
African languages (2.47%)
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