AURORA                
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau    
   
POPULATION BY AGE - 5 year increments
   
Year
1980 1990 2000      
     
     
Total Population 81,293 99,581 142,990      
   Male 39,355 49,195 72,020      
   Female 41,934 50,386 70,970      
Median Age   29.3      
   Male   28.7      
   Female   29.8      
Under 5 Years 8,015 10,159 15,095      
   Male 4,028 5,223 7,721      
   Female 3,987 4,936 7,374      
5 to 9 Years 7,150 8,956 13,256      
   Male 3,676 4,584 6,877      
   Female 3,474 4,372 6,379      
10 to 14 Years 6,527 7,700 10,873      
   Male 3,295 3,957 5,554      
   Female 3,232 3,743 5,319      
15 to 19 Years 7,335 7,199 10,042      
   Male 3,689 3,709 5,311      
   Female 3,646 3,490 4,731      
20 to 24 Years 8,188 8,125 10,615      
   Male 4,002 4,055 5,476      
   Female 4,186 4,070 5,139      
25 to 29 Years 8,124 11,061 13,816      
   Male 4,043 5,559 6,996      
   Female 4,081 5,502 6,820      
30 to 34 Years 6,552 10,010 13,930      
   Male 3,343 5,133 7,183      
   Female 3,209 4,877 6,747      
35 to 44 Years 8,211 14,162 23,635      
   Male 4,076 7,126 12,052      
   Female 4,135 7,036 11,583      
    35 to 39 Years   7,859 12,938      
      Male   3,972 6,567      
      Female   3,887 6,371      
    40 to 44 Years   6,303 10,697      
      Male   3,154 5,485      
      Female   3,149 5,212      
45 to 54 Years 6,760 7,980 15,111      
   Male 3,374 4,005 7,537      
   Female 3,386 3,975 7,574      
    45 to 49 Years   4,523 8,308      
      Male   2,260 4,167      
      Female   2,263 4,141      
    50 to 54 Years   3,457 6,803      
      Male   1,745 3,370      
      Female   1,712 3,433      
55 to 59 Years 3,430 2,974 4,498      
   Male 1,679 1,484 2,242      
   Female 1,751 1,490 2,256      
60 to 64 Years 2,938 2,692 3,179      
   Male 1,298 1,252 1,572      
   Female 1,640 1,440 1,607      
65 to 74 Years 4,429 4,657 4,488        
   Male 1,746 1,948 2,034      
   Female 2,683 2,709 2,454      
    65 to 69 Years   2,585 2,439      
      Male   1,131 1,135      
      Female   1,454 1,304      
    70 to 74 Years   2,072 2,049      
      Male   817 899      
      Female   1,255 1,150      
75 to 84 Years 2,669 2,791 3,133      
   Male 854 886 1,165      
   Female 1,815 1,905 1,968      
    75 to 79 Years   1,627 1,861      
      Male   564 738      
      Female   1,063 1,123      
    80 to 84 Years   1,164 1,272      
      Male   322 427      
      Female   842 845      
85 Years and Over 961 1,115 1,319      
   Male 252 274 300      
   Female 709 841 1,019      
   
   
   
 
 
Population by Race and Hispanic Origin     
     
 
   
Year 2000  
Total Population 142,990  
   Single-Race classification 138,847  
     White 97,340  
       Under 18 years of age 28,121  
       18 or older 69,219  
     Black or African-American 15,817  
       Under 18 years of age 5,804  
       18 or older 10,013  
     American Indian or Native Alaskan 511  
       Under 18 years of age 178  
       18 or older 333  
     Asian 4,370  
       Under 18 years of age 1,300  
       18 or older 3,070  
     Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 47  
       Under 18 years of age 15  
       18 or older 32  
     Asian or Pacific Islander 4,417  
       Under 18 years of age 1,315  
       18 or older 3,102  
     Other 20,762  
       Under 18 years of age 7,819  
       18 or older 12,943  
   Two or more races classified 4,143  
     Under 18 years of age 2,128  
     18 or older 2,015  
  46,557  
   Hispanic or Latino  
     Under 18 years of age 17,848  
     18 or older 28,709  
   Not Hispanic or Latino 96,433  
     Under 18 years of age 27,517  
     18 or older 68,916  
     
Population by Household for Aurora, Illinois    
     
     
     
Year
1980 1990 2000      
     
     
Total Population 81,293 99,581 142,990      
Number of Households 27,668 33,710 46,489      
   With people under 18 present 12,243 14,884 22,222      
   With people 65 or older 5,662 5,968 6,277      
Population in Households 80,015 97,722 141,101      
   In Family Households 71,101 86,004 125,283      
   In Nonfamily Households 8,914 11,718 15,818      
Population in Group Quarters 1,278 1,859 1,889      
   Institutionalized 833 1,157 1,015      
   Other 445 702 874      
  2.89 2.9 3.04      
Average Household Size    
Number of Households 27,668 33,710 46,489      
   Single-person households 6,392 7,667 9,589      
     Male 2,484 3,376 4,573      
     Female 3,908 4,291 5,016      
     Householder 65 or older 2,508 2,629 2,446      
   Multiple-person households 21,276 26,043 36,900      
     With people 65 or older present 3,154 3,339 3,831      
     Family households 20,219 24,302 34,227      
       With people under 18 present 12,112 14,715 22,048      
       With people 65 or older present 3,038 3,222 3,708      
       Married-couple family 16,291 18,659 26,279      
         With people under 18 present 9,446 10,838 16,444      
       Male householder family, no wife present 885 1,521 2,383      
         With people under 18 present 475 917 1,503      
       Female householder family, no husband present 3,043 4,122 5,565      
         With people under 18 present 2,191 2,960 4,101      
     Non-family households 1,057 1,741 2,673      
       With people 65 or older present 116 117 123      
       Male householder 684 1,149 1,668      
           
       Female householder 373 592 1,005      
     
       
Housing Occupancy and Occupant Characteristics   
     
     
Year
1980 1990 2000      
     
     
Housing units 29,406 35,621 48,797      
   Occupied 27,668 33,710 46,489      
     Owner occupied 17,155 20,706 32,585      
     Renter occupied 10,513 13,004 13,904      
   Vacant 1,738 1,911 2,308      
    437 724      
Age of householder    
Owner-occupied housing units:    
   15 to 24 years    
   25 to 34 years   5,192 7,903      
   35 to 44 years   5,402 9,715      
   45 to 54 years   3,273 6,824      
   55 to 64 years   2,524 3,479      
   65 to 74 years   2,242 2,067      
   75 years and over   1,636 1,873      
     75 to 84 years   1,461      
     85 years and over   412      
    1,755 1,971      
Renter-occupied housing units    
   15 to 24 years    
   25 to 34 years   4,960 4,776      
   35 to 44 years   2,624 3,020      
   45 to 54 years   1,338 1,853      
   55 to 64 years   851 972      
   65 to 74 years   734 563      
   75 years and over   742 749      
     75 to 84 years   510      
     85 years and over   239      
  15,247 17,707 25,539      
Race of householder    
Owner-occupied housing units:    
   White    
   Black 1,047 1,397 2,474      
   American Indian, Eskimo, Aluet 29 41 94      
   Asian and Pacific Islander 77 240 1,054      
     Asian   1,046      
     Native Hawiian/Pacific Islander   8      
   Other or Multiple 755 1,321 3,424      
  8,254 9,185 8,706      
Renter-occupied housing units    
   White    
   Black 1,407 2,234 2,768      
   American Indian, Eskimo, Aluet 27 43 56      
   Asian and Pacific Islander 54 127 249      
     Asian   244      
     Native Hawiian/Pacific Islander   5      
   Other or Multiple 771 1,415 2,125