CO

National Population : 333,590,059
Colorado State Population : 5,605,608

About Aurora, CO

Aurora, CO is located in Arapahoe County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Aurora is about 379,289 with about 949 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 485,339.

The Average Home Value is $250,350.00, which is roughly 5% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 25% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $69,873.50, which is roughly 12% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 18% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Aurora is about 5%.

Colorado is ranked #9 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 71.88 out of 100.

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Voting

Arapahoe County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 40.39% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 61%
Republican: 36.36%
Libertarian: 1.55%
Other: 0.83%
Green: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Montclair, CO (2.08 mi.)
Lowry, CO (2.08 mi.)
Denver, CO (3.34 mi.)
Buckley AFB, CO (3.94 mi.)
Glendale, CO (4.12 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 80010, 80011, 80012, 80013, 80014, 80015, 80016, 80017, 80018, 80019, 80045, 80247
Latitude : 39.703795
Longitude : -104.837948
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 5563 ft.
Area Code(s) : 303, 720

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.58
Male Population Estimate : 42.04%
Female Population Estimate : 43.40%
Median Age : 33.3
Male Median Age : 32.6
Female Median Age : 33.7

White Population Estimate : 57.70%
Black Population Estimate : 14.51%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 21.55%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.09%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.70%
Other Population Estimate : 9.75%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Aurora specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Arapahoe County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Arapahoe County: About 330 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Arapahoe County is about 13% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 13% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.