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Aurora city, Colorado

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Aurora city, Colorado
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 374,114
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 374,114
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 324,675
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 15.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 325,078
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
7.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
26.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
10.5%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
61.2%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
15.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.8%
Asian alone, percent(a)
6.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Two or More Races, percent
5.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
28.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
45.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 23,071
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 19.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 57.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $231,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,463
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $438
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $1,163
Building permits, 2018 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 127,134
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.79
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 79.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 32.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 92.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 82.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 87.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 28.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 7.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
15.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 70.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 64.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 567,124
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,476,078
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 644,129
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 6,512,036
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,095,699
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $12,081
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 29.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $58,343
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $27,077
Persons in poverty, percent
13.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 X
Total employment, 2016 X
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 X
All firms, 2012 25,404
Men-owned firms, 2012 12,704
Women-owned firms, 2012 9,924
Minority-owned firms, 2012 9,868
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 14,476
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 2,372
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 21,864
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2,100.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 154.73
FIPS Code 0804000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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