Aurora is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 7,477 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Aurora is the 104th largest community in Missouri.
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 service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Aurora who work in sales jobs (8.37%), office and administrative support (8.18%), and healthcare suport services (6.78%).
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.
Being a small city, Aurora does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Aurora with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.78% of adults in Aurora have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Aurora in 2010 was $17,449, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,796 for a family of four.
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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Aurora include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Aurora is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.