Aurora: City in Texas, USA
Aurora is a city located in the county of Wise in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,220 and a population density of 127 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,522 inhabitants.
Quick Facts about Aurora
|Population :||1,522 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Texas (United States)|
|County :||Wise County|
|Postal code :||76078|
|Phone Area Codes :||817|
|Area :||9.64 km2|
|Altitude :||817 feet / 249 meters|
|Time Zone :||UTC−06:00|
|Local time :||11:42:20 (24th September 2023)|
|Density :||158 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||19.84% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||98℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather|
Aurora is located at 33°3'38"N 97°30'12"W (33.0606800, -97.5033600).
Aurora forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. more
- Official Website
Official website of Aurora
The population of Aurora increased by 19.84% in 10 years.
|Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 :||10,004|
|Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 :||9,878|
|Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 :||1.3%|
|April 1, 2020 Population :||10,541|
|April 1, 2010 Population :||9,878|
|People under 5 years old, percentage :||6.0%|
|People under 18 years old, percentage :||28.6%|
|People over 65 (%) :||11.5%|
|Female persons, % :||51.0%|
|White only, percent :||90.8%|
|Black or African American alone, percent :||5.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native only, % :||0.1%|
|Asians alone % :||0.2%|
|Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % :||0.0%|
|% of people who have participated in two or more races :||1.6%|
|% of Hispanic or Latino :||8.9%|
|White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. :||83.9%|
|2015-2019 Veterans :||530|
|Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 :||1.8%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||74.2%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||74.2%|
|Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 :||$150,800|
|From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage :||$1,291|
|Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 :||$599|
|2015-2019 median gross rent :||$829|
|2015-2019 Households :||3,629|
|Population per household, 2015-2019 :||2.74|
|Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 :||91.9%|
|Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 :||4.2%|
|Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 :||94.4%|
|Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 :||80.4%|
|Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 :||91.1%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 :||17.1%|
|Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 :||10.0%|
|Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage :||4.9%|
|Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||62.4%|
|Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||60.3%|
|Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) :||11,156|
|2012 total retail sales ($1,000) :||94,448|
|2012 total retail sales per capita :||$9,642|
|Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||25.6|
|2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) :||$57,080|
|Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 :||$28,358|
|Percentage of people living in poverty :||13.4%|
|Total number of businesses in 2012 :||734|
|Men-owned businesses in 2012 :||384|
|Women-owned businesses in 2012 :||221|
|Minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||95|
|Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||612|
|Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||61|
|Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||614|
|2010 population per square mile :||1,512.0|
|2010 land area in square miles :||6.53|
Schools in Aurora
College & universities near Aurora, TX
|224828||Fort Worth Beauty School||Benbrook (TX)||76116|
Amtrak & bus stations near Aurora, TX
|FTW||Fort Worth Central Station||1001 Jones Street||RAIL|
|GLE||Gainesville||605 East California Street||RAIL|
|DAL||Union Station||400 South Houston St.||RAIL|
|DAG||Dallas, TX||205 South Lamar Street||BUS|
|CBR||Cleburne||206 North Border St.||RAIL|
Post offices near Aurora
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Rhom Post Office||Rhome (TX)||76078|
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Other cities in Wise County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Wise County , TX.
|Bryan||88,165||The most populous city in Brazos County, Texas.|
|Decatur||7,572||City in Texas, USA|
|Bridgeport||6,637||City in Wise County, Texas, US|
|Briar||5,665||Census designated place|
|Rhome||1,872||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
|Runaway Bay||1,627||City in the United States|
|Alvord||1,591||City in Lyon County, Iowa, United States of America|
|Boyd||1,335||City in Wise County, Texas|
|Newark||1,251||City in Texas, United States|
|Chico||1,199||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
|Paradise||594||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
|Lake Bridgeport||405||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Aurora distances to largest Texas cities