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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.
 
Aurora, with a population of over 55,000, has doubled its size since 1986. 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.)

Aurora Demographics

Data Last Updated: 22 August, 2014
Characteristic (2014 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Total estimated population 58,128
Census population 2006 47,629
Census population 2011 53,203
Projected population 2019 65,458
Projected population 2024 72,691
% Population change 2014-2024 (estimated) 25.1

Age Structure

Age 0-4 2,846
Age 5-9 3,430
Age 10-14 3,925
Age 15-19 4,565
Age 20-24 4,538
Age 25-29 3,235
Age 30-34 2,636
Age 35-39 3,208
Age 40-44 4,209
Age 45-49 4,990
Age 50-54 5,547
Age 55-59 4,675
Age 60-64 3,296
Age 65-69 2,363
Age 70-74 1,551
Age 75-79 1,149
Age 80-84 916
Age 85+ 1,051
Total male population 28,243
Males 0-4 1,455
Males 5-9 1,735
Males 10-14 1,969
Males 15-19 2,387
Males 20-24 2,399
Males 25-29 1,648
Males 30-34 1,276
Males 35-39 1,444
Males 40-44 1,948
Males 45-49 2,348
Males 50-54 2,664
Males 55-59 2,290
Males 60-64 1,612
Males 65-69 1,136
Males 70-74 722
Males 75-79 515
Males 80-84 374
Males 85+ 322
Total female population 29,885
Females 0-4 1,391
Females 5-9 1,695
Females 10-14 1,956
Females 15-19 2,177
Females 20-24 2,139
Females 25-29 1,587
Females 30-34 1,360
Females 35-39 1,764
Females 40-44 2,261
Females 45-49 2,642
Females 50-54 2,883
Females 55-59 2,385
Females 60-64 1,684
Females 65-69 1,227
Females 70-74 829
Females 75-79 634
Females 80-84 542
Females 85+ 729

Income for Persons Aged 15 Years & Over (2013)

Total population 15 and over 47,928
Population 15 and over without income 2,595
Population 15 and over with income 45,333
Median 2013 total income $ 39,828
Average 2013 total income $ 60,836
Median 2013 total income for males $ 53,566
Average 2013 total income for males $ 78,403
Median 2013 total income for females $ 31,438
Average 2013 total income for females $ 44,405
Under $5,000 5,263
$5,000 to $9,999 3,471
$10,000 to $14,999 3,226
$15,000 to $19,999 2,829
$20,000 to $29,999 4,574
$30,000 to $39,999 3,832
$40,000 to $49,999 3,837
$50,000 to $59,999 3,585
$60,000 to $79,999 4,948
$80,000 to $99,999 3,897
$100,000 and over 5,871
$100,000 to $124,999 2,430
$125,000 and over 3,442

Households & Household Income

Total number of households 19,480
Median household income $ 104,636
Average household income $ 136,962
Under $5,000 338
$5,000 to $9,999 217
$10,000 to $14,999 201
$15,000 to $19,999 277
$20,000 to $29,999 773
$30,000 to $39,999 795
$40,000 to $49,999 1,073
$50,000 to $59,999 1,353
$60,000 to $79,999 2,092
$80,000 to $99,999 2,103
$100,000 to $124,999 2,672
$125,000 to $149,999 2,454
Average # of persons in household 2.93

Dwelling Information

Total number of occupied dwellings 19,480
Average dwelling value (2013) 589,711
Number of dwellings owned 16,712

Citizenship & Residency

With Canadian citizenship 55,399
With citizenship other than Canadian 2,729
Immigrated before 2000 11,729
Immigrated between 2000-2005 2,237
Immigrated between 2006-2011 1,380
Born in province of residence 38,421
Total population 2014 (estimated) 58,128

Knowledge of Official Languages (Conversational Ability)

English only 51,721
French only 22
English and French 5,554
Neither English nor French 832

Knowledge of Languages other than English or French

Non-Aboriginal languages 14,648
Afrikaans 77
Akan (Twi) 0
Albanian 41
Amharic 0
Arabic 410
Armenian 36
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0
Bengali 0
Berber languages (Kabyle) 0
Bisayan languages 0
Bosnian 0
Bulgarian 169
Cantonese 862
Chinese, n.o.s. 872
Creoles 26
Croatian 92
Czech 36
Danish 15
Dutch 159
Estonian 46
Finnish 51
Flemish 0
Fukien 0
Gaelic languages 0
German 930
Greek 471
Gujarati 169
Hakka 0
Hebrew 138
Hindi 144
Hungarian 486
Ilocano 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 87
Italian 2,183
Japanese 174
Kannada 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 87
Konkani 0
Korean 338
Kurdish 0
Lao 97
Latvian 0
Lingala 0
Lithuanian 36
Macedonian 179
Malay 25
Malayalam 46
Maltese 56
Mandarin 697
Marathi 0
Nepali 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 113
Norwegian 0
African languages, n.i.e. 0
Oromo 0
Pashto 0
Persian (Farsi) 1,269
Polish 358
Portuguese 404
Panjabi (Punjabi) 25
Romanian 645
Rundi (Kirundi) 0
Russian 1,504
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 36
Serbian 107
Serbo-Croatian 0
Sindhi 46
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0
Slovak 25
Slovenian 51
Somali 25
Spanish 1,166
Swahili 51
Swedish 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 368
Taiwanese 0
Tamil 195
Telugu 0
Thai 0
Tigrigna 0
Turkish 77
Ukrainian 245
Urdu 123
Vietnamese 174
Yiddish 25
Other non-Aboriginal languages 255
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

Mobility Status 1 Year Ago

Total population 1 year and over by mobility status 1 year ago 58,128
Non-movers 51,337
Movers 6,791
Moved within lower tier municipality 2,161
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 4,630
Moved from within Canada 4,323
Moved from another municipality within the province 4,208
Moved from another province 115
Moved from outside of Canada 307

Mobility Status 5 Years Ago

Total population 5 years and over by mobility status 5 years ago 58,128
Non-movers 36,445
Movers 21,683
Moved within lower tier municipality 7,648
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 14,035
Moved from within Canada 12,705
Moved from another municipality within the province 12,331
Moved from another province 374




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