What you need to know about Aurora, IL

Aurora is located in Kane County, Illinois. The population is 40% White, 7% Black, 5% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 17% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 30% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $63,569 and the median home value is $174,000. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Aurora, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Aurora has a Walk Score ® of 37.
Mastodon Lake in Aurora, IL
135 Reasons to Go Outside in Aurora
With family-friendly attractions, lakes and 135 parks, Aurora gives residents plenty of reasons to go outside.


Homes Owned 67.46%
67.46% Complete
Homes Rented 32.54%
32.54% Complete

Real Estate

In Aurora, Illinois

Ready to move to Aurora? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Aurora.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Aurora, Illinois

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Aurora rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Aurora, Illinois

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Aurora.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Aurora, Illinois

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Aurora.


Bachelor’s Degree 31%
31% Complete
Graduated High School 76%
76% Complete