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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 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.)
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Aurora Demographics

Data Last Updated: 10 December, 2016
Characteristic (2016 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Total estimated population 60,434
Census population 2006 47,629
Census population 2011 53,203

Age Structure

Age 0-4 2,838
Age 5-9 3,285
Age 10-14 3,842
Age 15-19 4,453
Age 20-24 4,997
Age 25-29 3,936
Age 30-34 2,562
Age 35-39 2,897
Age 40-44 3,954
Age 45-49 4,896
Age 50-54 5,701
Age 55-59 5,358
Age 60-64 3,861
Age 65-69 2,771
Age 70-74 1,756
Age 75-79 1,253
Age 80-84 936
Age 85+ 1,137
Total male population 29,385
Males 0-4 1,447
Males 5-9 1,687
Males 10-14 1,902
Males 15-19 2,274
Males 20-24 2,696
Males 25-29 1,995
Males 30-34 1,321
Males 35-39 1,290
Males 40-44 1,811
Males 45-49 2,290
Males 50-54 2,704
Males 55-59 2,613
Males 60-64 1,887
Males 65-69 1,339
Males 70-74 816
Males 75-79 564
Males 80-84 391
Males 85+ 358
Total female population 31,049
Females 0-4 1,391
Females 5-9 1,598
Females 10-14 1,940
Females 15-19 2,179
Females 20-24 2,301
Females 25-29 1,941
Females 30-34 1,241
Females 35-39 1,607
Females 40-44 2,143
Females 45-49 2,606
Females 50-54 2,997
Females 55-59 2,745
Females 60-64 1,974
Females 65-69 1,432
Females 70-74 940
Females 75-79 689
Females 80-84 545
Females 85+ 779

Income for Persons Aged 15 Years & Over (2016)

Total population 15 and over 50,467
Population 15 and over without income 2,737
Population 15 and over with income 47,731
Median 2015 total income $ 40,253
Average 2015 total income $ 64,774
Median 2015 total income for males $ 54,043
Average 2015 total income for males $ 83,414
Median 2015 total income for females $ 32,922
Average 2015 total income for females $ 47,336
Under $5,000 5,396
$5,000 to $9,999 3,674
$10,000 to $14,999 3,422
$15,000 to $19,999 2,982
$20,000 to $29,999 4,746
$30,000 to $39,999 4,074
$40,000 to $49,999 4,008
$50,000 to $59,999 3,789
$60,000 to $79,999 5,158
$80,000 to $99,999 4,106
$100,000 and over 6,375
$100,000 to $124,999 2,641
$125,000 and over 3,734

Households & Household Income (2016)

Total number of households 20,187
Median household income $ 113,738
Average household income $ 146,160
Under $5,000 342
$5,000 to $9,999 225
$10,000 to $14,999 205
$15,000 to $19,999 283
$20,000 to $29,999 763
$30,000 to $39,999 836
$40,000 to $49,999 1,065
$50,000 to $59,999 1,430
$60,000 to $79,999 2,108
$80,000 to $99,999 2,179
$100,000 to $124,999 2,713
$125,000 to $149,999 2,580
$150,000 and over 5,458
Average # of persons in household 2.94

Dwelling Information

Total number of occupied dwellings 20,187
Number of dwellings owned 17,319
Number of dwellings rented 2,868

Citizenship & Residency

With Canadian citizenship 57,595
With citizenship other than Canadian 2,839
Immigrated before 2000 10,852
Immigrated between 2000-2005 2,145
Immigrated between 2006-2011 1,430
Immigrated after 2012 1,550
Born in province of residence 39,915
Born outside province of residence 4,238

Knowledge of Official Languages (Conversational Ability)

Total population 2016 (estimated) 60,434
English only 53,773
French only 23
English and French 5,770
Neither English nor French 867

Knowledge of Languages other than English or French

Non-Aboriginal languages 15,707
Afrikaans 84
Akan (Twi) 0
Albanian 44
Amharic 0
Arabic 440
Armenian 39
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0
Bengali 1
Berber languages (Kabyle) 0
Bisayan languages 0
Bosnian 0
Bulgarian 182
Cantonese 930
Chinese, n.o.s. 940
Creoles 28
Croatian 98
Czech 38
Danish 16
Dutch 170
Estonian 50
Finnish 55
Flemish 0
Fukien 0
Gaelic languages 0
German 994
Greek 504
Gujarati 182
Hakka 0
Hebrew 148
Hindi 155
Hungarian 520
Ilocano 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 92
Italian 2,333
Japanese 187
Kannada 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 94
Konkani 0
Korean 362
Kurdish 0
Lao 104
Latvian 0
Lingala 0
Lithuanian 39
Macedonian 193
Malay 27
Malayalam 49
Maltese 61
Mandarin 751
Marathi 0
Nepali 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 122
Norwegian 0
African languages, n.i.e. 0
Oromo 0
Pashto 0
Persian (Farsi) 1,361
Polish 384
Portuguese 434
Panjabi (Punjabi) 27
Romanian 691
Rundi (Kirundi) 0
Russian 1,612
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 38
Serbian 115
Serbo-Croatian 0
Sindhi 50
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0
Slovak 27
Slovenian 54
Somali 27
Spanish 1,247
Swahili 54
Swedish 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 394
Taiwanese 0
Tamil 211
Telugu 0
Thai 0
Tigrigna 0
Turkish 83
Ukrainian 262
Urdu 132
Vietnamese 187
Yiddish 27
Other non-Aboriginal languages 272
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 1 year and over by mobility status 1 year ago 60,434
Non-movers 53,364
Movers 7,070
Moved within lower tier municipality 2,247
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 4,823
Moved from within Canada 4,503
Moved from another municipality within the province 4,383
Moved from another province 120
Moved from outside of Canada 320

Mobility Status 5 Years Ago

Total population 5 years and over by mobility status 5 years ago 60,434
Non-movers 37,851
Movers 22,582
Moved within lower tier municipality 7,960
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 14,622
Moved from within Canada 13,238
Moved from another municipality within the province 12,850
Moved from another province 388
Moved from outside of Canada 1,384




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