Aurora, CO Demographics

The total population of Aurora is estimated to be 387,349 with 194,667 males (50.26%) and 192,682 females (49.74%). There are 1,985 less females than males in Aurora.
The median household income in Aurora was $77,882 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 1,142(1.49%) from $76,740 in 2020. This income is 104.39% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Aurora sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $88,051. Overall, the median household income for the city of Aurora stands at $81,395.
In Aurora, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $48,917 for males and $34,898 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $63,136 for males and $48,940 for females.
In Aurora, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 7 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander households have the highest median household income at $167,511, while Black or African American households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $59,486.
In 2022, the population of Aurora was 393,537, a 0.81% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Aurora's population was 390,370, an increase of 0.94% compared to a population of 386,749 in 2020.
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.
Racial distribution of Aurora population: 55.71% are White, 16.59% are Black or African American, 0.81% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 6.57% are Asian, 0.28% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 9.44% are some other race and 10.60% are multiracial.