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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: 23 May, 2015
Characteristic (2015 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Total estimated population 59,358
Census population 2006 47,629
Census population 2011 53,203
Projected population 2020 65,484
Projected population 2025 71,855
% Population change 2015-2025 (estimated) 21.1

Age Structure

Age 0-4 2,866
Age 5-9 3,372
Age 10-14 3,866
Age 15-19 4,516
Age 20-24 4,779
Age 25-29 3,582
Age 30-34 2,606
Age 35-39 3,051
Age 40-44 4,097
Age 45-49 4,907
Age 50-54 5,680
Age 55-59 5,011
Age 60-64 3,582
Age 65-69 2,572
Age 70-74 1,653
Age 75-79 1,197
Age 80-84 927
Age 85+ 1,096
Total male population 28,854
Males 0-4 1,463
Males 5-9 1,718
Males 10-14 1,927
Males 15-19 2,333
Males 20-24 2,557
Males 25-29 1,820
Males 30-34 1,301
Males 35-39 1,366
Males 40-44 1,888
Males 45-49 2,302
Males 50-54 2,710
Males 55-59 2,449
Males 60-64 1,751
Males 65-69 1,240
Males 70-74 769
Males 75-79 538
Males 80-84 382
Males 85+ 341
Total female population 30,504
Females 0-4 1,403
Females 5-9 1,654
Females 10-14 1,939
Females 15-19 2,183
Females 20-24 2,222
Females 25-29 1,762
Females 30-34 1,305
Females 35-39 1,685
Females 40-44 2,209
Females 45-49 2,604
Females 50-54 2,970
Females 55-59 2,562
Females 60-64 1,831
Females 65-69 1,332
Females 70-74 884
Females 75-79 660
Females 80-84 544
Females 85+ 755

Income for Persons Aged 15 Years & Over (2014)

Total population 15 and over 49,255
Population 15 and over without income 2,669
Population 15 and over with income 46,586
Median 2013 total income $ 40,132
Average 2013 total income $ 63,469
Median 2013 total income for males $ 54,007
Average 2013 total income for males $ 81,764
Median 2013 total income for females $ 32,200
Average 2013 total income for females $ 46,359
Under $5,000 5,308
$5,000 to $9,999 3,572
$10,000 to $14,999 3,355
$15,000 to $19,999 2,914
$20,000 to $29,999 4,656
$30,000 to $39,999 3,953
$40,000 to $49,999 3,946
$50,000 to $59,999 3,699
$60,000 to $79,999 5,017
$80,000 to $99,999 4,000
$100,000 and over 6,165
$100,000 to $124,999 2,561
$125,000 and over 3,605

Households & Household Income (2014)

Total number of households 19,858
Median household income $ 111,124
Average household income $ 143,127
Under $5,000 337
$5,000 to $9,999 224
$10,000 to $14,999 205
$15,000 to $19,999 280
$20,000 to $29,999 757
$30,000 to $39,999 835
$40,000 to $49,999 1,075
$50,000 to $59,999 1,374
$60,000 to $79,999 2,092
$80,000 to $99,999 2,132
$100,000 to $124,999 2,663
$125,000 to $149,999 2,521
$150,000 and over 5,362
Average # of persons in household 2.88

Dwelling Information

Total number of occupied dwellings 19,858
Average dwelling value (2014) 759,878
Number of dwellings owned 17,036
Number of dwellings rented 2,822

Citizenship & Residency

With Canadian citizenship 56,571
With citizenship other than Canadian 2,787
Immigrated before 2000 11,982
Immigrated between 2000-2005 2,289
Immigrated between 2006-2011 1,412
Born in province of residence 39,216
Born outside province of residence 4,165

Knowledge of Official Languages (Conversational Ability)

Total population 2015 (estimated) 59,358
English only 52,816
French only 22
English and French 5,669
Neither English nor French 851

Knowledge of Languages other than English or French

Non-Aboriginal languages 15,346
Afrikaans 81
Akan (Twi) 0
Albanian 43
Amharic 0
Arabic 429
Armenian 38
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0
Bengali 1
Berber languages (Kabyle) 0
Bisayan languages 0
Bosnian 0
Bulgarian 177
Cantonese 907
Chinese, n.o.s. 916
Creoles 27
Croatian 96
Czech 38
Danish 16
Dutch 166
Estonian 48
Finnish 53
Flemish 0
Fukien 0
Gaelic languages 0
German 972
Greek 493
Gujarati 178
Hakka 0
Hebrew 144
Hindi 151
Hungarian 508
Ilocano 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 90
Italian 2,282
Japanese 182
Kannada 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 92
Konkani 0
Korean 353
Kurdish 0
Lao 101
Latvian 0
Lingala 0
Lithuanian 38
Macedonian 188
Malay 26
Malayalam 48
Maltese 59
Mandarin 733
Marathi 0
Nepali 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 119
Norwegian 0
African languages, n.i.e. 0
Oromo 0
Pashto 0
Persian (Farsi) 1,330
Polish 375
Portuguese 424
Panjabi (Punjabi) 26
Romanian 675
Rundi (Kirundi) 0
Russian 1,575
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 37
Serbian 112
Serbo-Croatian 0
Sindhi 48
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0
Slovak 26
Slovenian 53
Somali 27
Spanish 1,219
Swahili 53
Swedish 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 385
Taiwanese 0
Tamil 205
Telugu 0
Thai 0
Tigrigna 0
Turkish 81
Ukrainian 256
Urdu 129
Vietnamese 182
Yiddish 27
Other non-Aboriginal languages 266
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 59,359
Non-movers 52,419
Movers 6,940
Moved within lower tier municipality 2,207
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 4,733
Moved from within Canada 4,419
Moved from another municipality within the province 4,302
Moved from another province 117
Moved from outside of Canada 314

Mobility Status 5 Years Ago

Total population 5 years and over by mobility status 5 years ago 59,359
Non-movers 37,196
Movers 22,163
Moved within lower tier municipality 7,815
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 14,348
Moved from within Canada 12,989
Moved from another municipality within the province 12,608
Moved from another province 382
Moved from outside of Canada 1,358




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