East Aurora, NY Profile: Facts & Data


East Aurora Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL East Aurora Content

Also See: East Aurora, NY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

East Aurora, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of East Aurora had a population of 6,257 as of July 1, 2018. East Aurora ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for East Aurora is located at latitude 42.7668 and longitude -78.617 in Erie County. The formal boundaries for the Village of East Aurora (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Erie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 919 feet.

The Village of East Aurora (GNIS ID: 2391649) 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 East Aurora is located within Town of Aurora, a minor civil division (MCD) of Erie County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for East Aurora: Lower Village, Upper Village.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. East Aurora 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for East Aurora (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. New York Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. New York Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a New York Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 6,257
Population in Households 5,907
Population in Familes 4,862
Population in Group Qrtrs 350
Population Density2 2,491
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $76,161
Average Household Income $111,902
Per Capita Income $46,699


Total Housing Units 2,708 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,985 (73.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 564 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 159 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $186,481
Average Home Value $216,218


Total Households 2,549
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 1,641
Average Family Size 3
  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 0.04% 0.07%
Households 0.13% 0.13%
Families 0.29% 0.01%
Median Household Income   2.89%
Per Capita Income   3.45%

East Aurora, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares East 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 # 302 75th
Population Density # 341 72nd
Diversity Index # 1091 9th
Median Household Income # 455 62nd
Per Capita Income # 272 77th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

New York Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New York July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: