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Aurora, Ontario
Town of Aurora, Ontario
Demographics & Income
 
The Town of Aurora is rich with intellectual capital and offers a skilled, professional workforce. In fact, over 45 per cent of Aurora's residents of working age hold some level of university degree, diploma or certificate, which is more than 10 per cent higher than the provincial average. Aurora is a young, family-centred community with 31 per cent of the town's population between the ages of 20 and 44. The vast majority of Aurora residents are home owners, and more than 60 per cent of all homes are single detached. The income levels for residents of the Town of Aurora are amongst the highest in the nation. According to recent data, the average household income in 2011 was over $130,000 (which continues to rise, as per the projections below).
 
Aurora, with a population of over 60,000, has doubled its size since 1990. The community will continue to grow and the population is projected to reach over 70,000 by 2031.
 
(Sources: Town of Aurora, Regional Municipality of York, Statistics Canada Census Profiles, Manifold Data Mining Inc.)
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Aurora Demographics

Data Last Updated: 12 June, 2017
Characteristic (2017 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Total estimated population 58,141
Census population 2011 53,203
Census population 2016 55,445

Age Structure

Age 0-4 2,763
Age 5-9 3,231
Age 10-14 3,700
Age 15-19 4,105
Age 20-24 4,595
Age 25-29 3,910
Age 30-34 2,690
Age 35-39 2,844
Age 40-44 3,763
Age 45-49 4,633
Age 50-54 5,286
Age 55-59 5,103
Age 60-64 3,874
Age 65-69 2,713
Age 70-74 1,826
Age 75-79 1,214
Age 80-84 864
Age 85+ 1,024
Total male population 28,297
Males 0-4 1,409
Males 5-9 1,658
Males 10-14 1,845
Males 15-19 2,081
Males 20-24 2,451
Males 25-29 2,007
Males 30-34 1,373
Males 35-39 1,297
Males 40-44 1,720
Males 45-49 2,169
Males 50-54 2,512
Males 55-59 2,477
Males 60-64 1,893
Males 65-69 1,308
Males 70-74 851
Males 75-79 547
Males 80-84 364
Males 85+ 333
Total female population 29,844
Females 0-4 1,354
Females 5-9 1,573
Females 10-14 1,855
Females 15-19 2,024
Females 20-24 2,144
Females 25-29 1,903
Females 30-34 1,317
Females 35-39 1,547
Females 40-44 2,043
Females 45-49 2,464
Females 50-54 2,774
Females 55-59 2,626
Females 60-64 1,981
Females 65-69 1,405
Females 70-74 975
Females 75-79 667
Females 80-84 500
Females 85+ 691

Income for Persons Aged 15 Years & Over (2017)

Total population 15 and over 48,447
Population 15 and over without income 2,613
Population 15 and over with income 45,835
Median 2016 total income $ 40,396
Average 2016 total income $ 65,453
Median 2016 total income for males $ 57,545
Average 2016 total income for males $ 83,903
Median 2016 total income for females $ 32,181
Average 2016 total income for females $ 48,320
Under $5,000 5,229
$5,000 to $9,999 3,486
$10,000 to $14,999 3,258
$15,000 to $19,999 2,867
$20,000 to $29,999 4,535
$30,000 to $39,999 3,917
$40,000 to $49,999 3,866
$50,000 to $59,999 3,670
$60,000 to $79,999 5,045
$80,000 to $99,999 3,948
$100,000 and over 6,015
$100,000 to $124,999 2,548
$125,000 and over 3,466

Households & Household Income (2017)

Total number of households 19,847
Median household income $ 115,959
Average household income $ 149,260
Under $5,000 332
$5,000 to $9,999 217
$10,000 to $14,999 196
$15,000 to $19,999 270
$20,000 to $29,999 733
$30,000 to $39,999 809
$40,000 to $49,999 1,023
$50,000 to $59,999 1,393
$60,000 to $79,999 2,076
$80,000 to $99,999 2,152
$100,000 to $124,999 2,724
$125,000 to $149,999 2,600
$150,000 and over 5,324
Average # of persons in household 2.88

Dwelling Information

Total number of occupied dwellings 19,847
Number of dwellings owned 17,094
Number of dwellings rented 2,753

Citizenship & Residency

With Canadian citizenship 55,358
With citizenship other than Canadian 2,783
Immigrated before 2000
Immigrated between 2000-2005 2,260
Immigrated between 2006-2011 1,462
Immigrated after 2012 1,598
Born in province of residence 37,930
Born outside province of residence 3,954

Knowledge of Official Languages (Conversational Ability)

Total population 2017 (estimated) 58,141
English only 51,691
French only 23
English and French 5,514
Neither English nor French 914

Knowledge of Languages other than English or French

Non-Aboriginal languages 15,866
Afrikaans 84
Akan (Twi) 0
Albanian 45
Amharic 0
Arabic 444
Armenian 40
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0
Bengali 1
Berber languages (Kabyle) 0
Bisayan languages 0
Bosnian 0
Bulgarian 183
Cantonese 944
Chinese, n.o.s. 953
Creoles 28
Croatian 98
Czech 39
Danish 17
Dutch 172
Estonian 50
Finnish 55
Flemish 0
Fukien 0
Gaelic languages 0
German 999
Greek 509
Gujarati 185
Hakka 0
Hebrew 149
Hindi 157
Hungarian 524
Ilocano 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 92
Italian 2,350
Japanese 188
Kannada 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 96
Konkani 0
Korean 365
Kurdish 0
Lao 105
Latvian 0
Lingala 0
Lithuanian 39
Macedonian 196
Malay 27
Malayalam 50
Maltese 61
Mandarin 762
Marathi 0
Nepali 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 124
Norwegian 0
African languages, n.i.e. 0
Oromo 0
Pashto 0
Persian (Farsi) 1,376
Polish 388
Portuguese 438
Panjabi (Punjabi) 27
Romanian 697
Rundi (Kirundi) 0
Russian 1,626
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 38
Serbian 116
Serbo-Croatian 0
Sindhi 50
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0
Slovak 27
Slovenian 54
Somali 27
Spanish 1,258
Swahili 54
Swedish 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 397
Taiwanese 0
Tamil 213
Telugu 0
Thai 0
Tigrigna 0
Turkish 84
Ukrainian 264
Urdu 133
Vietnamese 189
Yiddish 27
Other non-Aboriginal languages 275
Aboriginal languages 0
Algonquin - Various non-official languages spoken 0
Atikamekw 0
Blackfoot 0
Cree 0
Mi'kmaq 0
Montagnais-Naskapi 0
Ojibway 0
Oji-Cree 0
Carrier 0
Dene 0
Dogrib 0
South Slave 0
Stoney 0
Inuktitut, n.i.e. 0
Other Aboriginal languages 0

Mobility Status 1 Year Ago

Total population 58,141
Non-movers 51,138
Movers 7,003
Moved within lower tier municipality 2,176
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 4,826
Moved from within Canada 4,495
Moved from another municipality within the province 4,371
Moved from another province 124
Moved from outside of Canada 331

Mobility Status 5 Years Ago

Total population 58,141
Non-movers 35,356
Movers 22,785
Moved within lower tier municipality 7,932
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 14,853
Moved from within Canada 13,495
Moved from another municipality within the province 13,129
Moved from another province 366
Moved from outside of Canada 1,358




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