North Aurora is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 18,057 people and two constituent neighborhoods, North Aurora is the 150th largest community in Illinois.
North Aurora real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although North Aurora house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, North Aurora is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Aurora is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Aurora who work in office and administrative support (15.60%), sales jobs (13.87%), and management occupations (11.43%).
Also of interest is that North Aurora has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of North Aurora is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.12% of adults in North Aurora have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in North Aurora in 2018 was $40,577, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $162,308 for a family of four. However, North Aurora contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
North Aurora is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call North Aurora home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Aurora residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. North Aurora also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.13% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in North Aurora include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in North Aurora is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.