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Aurora City, Illinois Housing Analysis

   (County: Kane County)

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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Aurora City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26,858

Renter-occupied housing units : 6,802

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,942

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,735

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,160

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,943

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8,996

Renter-occupied housing units : 7,070


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Aurora City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 4,907

Householder 35 to 44 years : 9,976

Householder 45 to 54 years : 10,328

Householder 55 to 59 years : 3,244

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,553

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,460

Householder 75 years and over : 702

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 485

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,003

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,323

Householder 55 to 59 years : 835

Householder 60 to 64 years : 967

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,600

Householder 75 years and over : 1,573


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Aurora City, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 633

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,073

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 2,579

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 2,072

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 2,517

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,793

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,674

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,594

50.0 percent or more : 4,792

Not computed : 823


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Aurora City, Illinois)

Built 2010 or later : $277,100

Built 2000 to 2009 : $201,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $248,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $157,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $140,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $144,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $125,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $112,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $114,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Aurora City, Illinois: 74.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Aurora City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 4.97%
  • Juvenile facilities : 2.06%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 23.29%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 21.32%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 48.36%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Aurora City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1,286 1,286 $125,783,781
  Two Family 1 2 $300,000
  Three and Four Family 22 87 $6,558,987
  Five or More Family 116 1,005 $63,088,697
  Total

1,425 2,380 $195,731,465
2000        
  Single Family 1,034 1,034 $113,356,334
  Two Family 1 2 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 39 146 $14,847,946
  Five or More Family 84 789 $47,887,315
  Total

1,158 1,971 $176,291,595
2001        
  Single Family 1,159 1,159 $159,816,454
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 50 197 $14,473,648
  Five or More Family 103 682 $47,051,204
  Total

1,312 2,038 $221,341,306
2002        
  Single Family 1,078 1,078 $121,877,672
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 66 260 $19,674,787
  Five or More Family 131 777 $57,857,002
  Total

1,275 2,115 $199,409,461
2003        
  Single Family 836 836 $89,352,772
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 40 159 $13,618,524
  Five or More Family 76 564 $45,656,390
  Total

952 1,559 $148,627,686
2004        
  Single Family 843 843 $89,293,217
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 11 39 $3,738,258
  Five or More Family 7 41 $3,509,500
  Total

861 923 $96,540,975
2005        
  Single Family 989 989 $136,294,575
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

989 989 $136,294,575
2006        
  Single Family 696 696 $71,416,928
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

696 696 $71,416,928


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Aurora City, IL): $54,861
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Aurora City): $132,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Aurora City): $700
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Aurora City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 87.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 11.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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