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