The Town of Aurora is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Beaufort County at latitude 35.3029 and longitude -76.7893. Beaufort County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal official name is the Town of Aurora, but most people and references simply refer to it as Aurora, North Carolina.
The P1 Census Class Code for Aurora indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The formal boundaries for the Town of Aurora (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Aurora: Betty Town.
|Population in Households||537|
|Population in Familes||405|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||331 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||139 (42.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||113 (34.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||80 (24.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$77,000|
|Average Home Value||$82,914|
|Median Household Income||$35,000|
|Average Household Income||$40,170|
|Per Capita Income||$18,614|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.24%|
|Per Capita Income||2.58%|
The table below compares Aurora to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 554||25th|
|Population Density1||# 414||44th|
|Diversity Index2||# 193||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 502||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 494||33rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.