Aurora, NY Profile: Facts & Data


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Aurora, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Aurora had a population of 718 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Aurora is located at latitude 42.7522 and longitude -76.6984 in Cayuga County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Aurora (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cayuga County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 413 feet.

The Village of Aurora (GNIS ID: 2391530) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Aurora is located within Town of Ledyard, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cayuga County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Aurora: Deawendote.

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Aurora, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 718
Population in Households 545
Population in Familes 425
Population in Group Qrtrs 173
Population Density2 781
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $66,654
Average Household Income $82,743
Per Capita Income $29,247


Total Housing Units 224 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 122 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 38 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 (28.1%)
Median Home Value $168,750
Average Home Value $248,975


Total Households 161
Average Household Size 3.39
Family Households 104
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.1% -0.22%
Households 0.54% -0.25%
Families 3.55% -0.19%
Median Household Income   3.55%
Per Capita Income   3.37%

Aurora, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aurora to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 914 24th
Population Density # 796 34th
Diversity Index # 653 45th
Median Household Income # 540 55th
Per Capita Income # 726 39th

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