Aurora, CO Population by Age

The median age in Aurora, CO is 35.0, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 20.49% were under the age of 15, 21.09% aged 15 to 29, 46.74% aged 30 to 64, 10.48% aged 65 to 84, and 1.21% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Aurora, CO population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Aurora's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 25,720 6.71%
5 to 9 years 25,860 6.74%
10 to 14 years 27,005 7.04%
15 to 19 years 24,720 6.45%
20 to 24 years 25,784 6.72%
25 to 29 years 30,357 7.92%
30 to 34 years 32,187 8.39%
35 to 39 years 28,638 7.47%
40 to 44 years 27,706 7.22%
45 to 49 years 26,130 6.81%
50 to 54 years 22,378 5.84%
55 to 59 years 22,132 5.77%
60 to 64 years 20,079 5.24%
65 to 69 years 16,453 4.29%
70 to 74 years 12,530 3.27%
75 to 79 years 6,775 1.77%
80 to 84 years 4,420 1.15%
85 years and over 4,622 1.21%
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Aurora, CO population by age group

Key stats
129,089
Population under 25 years
118,888
Population aged 25-44
90,719
Population aged 45-64
44,800
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Aurora's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Aurora, CO population by age group. The largest age group was 30-34 years with a poulation of 32,187 (8.39% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Aurora, CO was for the group of age 30-34 years with a population of 32,187 (8.39%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Aurora, CO was the 80-84 years with a population of 4,420 (1.15%).

Aurora, CO population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Aurora, CO's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Aurora's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Aurora, CO population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 244,250 (63.69% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 94,446 24.63%
18 to 64 years 244,250 63.69%
85 years and over 44,800 11.68%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Aurora's population under 18 was 24.63%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Aurora's working population (between 18 and 64) was 63.69%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Aurora's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 11.68% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Aurora, CO population pyramid

Population pyramid for Aurora, CO is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Aurora's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Aurora, CO, is 30.2.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Aurora, CO, is 17.2.
  • Total dependency ratio for Aurora, CO is 47.4.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Aurora, CO is 5.8.
The graph shows Aurora's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Aurora, CO population pyramid i.e. Aurora population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Aurora, CO's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 13,682 12,038 25,720
5 to 9 years 13,581 12,279 25,860
10 to 14 years 14,103 12,902 27,005
15 to 19 years 12,831 11,889 24,720
20 to 24 years 13,258 12,526 25,784
25 to 29 years 15,373 14,984 30,357
30 to 34 years 16,503 15,684 32,187
35 to 39 years 15,218 13,420 28,638
40 to 44 years 13,755 13,951 27,706
45 to 49 years 12,982 13,148 26,130
50 to 54 years 10,967 11,411 22,378
55 to 59 years 11,119 11,013 22,132
60 to 64 years 9,909 10,170 20,079
65 to 69 years 7,717 8,736 16,453
70 to 74 years 5,397 7,133 12,530
75 to 79 years 2,869 3,906 6,775
80 to 84 years 1,671 2,749 4,420
85 years and over 1,644 2,978 4,622
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Things to know

What is the population of Aurora, CO under 18?

Aurora's population under the age of 18 is 94,446, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 24.63% of the total resident population of Aurora, CO.

What is the aging population in Aurora, CO?

Aurora's population aged 65 years and above was 44,800. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 11.68% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Aurora, CO Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Aurora age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Aurora population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Aurora. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Aurora by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Aurora.

Key observations

The largest age group in Aurora, CO was for the group of age 30-34 years with a population of 32,187 (8.39%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Aurora, CO was the 80-84 years with a population of 4,420 (1.15%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Aurora population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Aurora is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Aurora total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Aurora Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Aurora, CO Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Aurora - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Aurora population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Aurora. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Aurora population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Aurora population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Aurora is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Aurora is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Aurora Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Aurora, CO Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Aurora, CO population pyramid, which represents the Aurora population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Aurora, CO, is 30.2.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Aurora, CO, is 17.2.
  • Total dependency ratio for Aurora, CO is 47.4.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Aurora, CO is 5.8.

Aurora population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Aurora population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Aurora for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Aurora for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Aurora for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Aurora Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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