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Age

Under 5 Years 17165
5 to 9 Years 18611
10 to 14 Years 16182
15 to 19 Years 14926
20 to 24 Years 12656
25 to 34 Years 31518
35 to 44 Years 32685
45 to 54 Years 24377
55 to 59 Years 8531
60 to 64 Years 6743
65 to 74 Years 7554
75 to 84 Years 3782
85 Years and Over 1839
Median Age (in years) 31

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Ancestry

America 3,175 3.1%
Arab 837 0.8%
Czech 1,579 1.5%
Danish 590 0.6%
Dutch 1,669 1.6%
English 9,319 9.1%
French (Except Basque) 2,797 2.7%
French Canadian 448 0.4%
German 29,140 28.3%
Greek 944 0.9%
Hungarian 743 0.7%
Irish 18,191 17.7%
Italian 8,917 8.7%
Lithuanian 968 0.9%
Norwegian 2,622 2.5%
Polish 9,705 9.4%
Portuguese 225 0.2%
Russian 1,916 1.9%
Scotch-Irish 695 0.7%
Scottish 1,933 1.9%
Slovak 403 0.4%
Subsaharan Africa 912 0.9%
Swedish 3,223 3.1%
Swiss 365 0.4%
Ukranian 523 0.5%
Welsh 993 1.0%
West Indian (except Hispanic Origin Groups) 71 0.1%

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Education

Less than 9th Grade 14,686 12.5%
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma 11,928 10.2%
High School Graduate (Includes Equivalency) 25,464 21.8%
Some College, No Degree 21,106 18.0%
Associates Degree 7,680 6.6%
Bachelors Degree 22,746 19.4%
Graduate or Professional Degree 13,419 11.5%
Population 25 years and Over 117,029
High School Graduate or Higher 77.25&
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 30.90%

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Gender

Male 98,150 49.93%
Female 98,419 50.07%
Total Population 196,569

 

Household Type

Total Households 62,286
Family Households 45,848 73.60&
with own children under 18 years 27,326 43.87%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 62,286
Owner-Occupied 42,981 69.00&
Renter Occupied 19,305 30.99%

 

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $1,016

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 36,032
Median (dollars) $1878
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 6,949
Median (dollars) $662

 

Household Value

Median (dollars) $194,300

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $62,589

 

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 265 0.28%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 7,821 8.28%
Construction 4,688 4.96%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 16,865 17.85%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 8,096 8.57%
Information 1,666 1.76%
Manufacturing 16,090 17.03%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 3,662 3.88%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 13,117 13.89%
Public Administration 2,135 2.26%
Retail Trade 11,047 11.70%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 5,254 5.56%
Wholesale Trade 3,751 3.97%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 94,457

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Land

Area (in square miles) 44.94
Density (in square feet) 4,404

 

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 81,583
Cuban 428
Mexican 73,958
Other Hispanic or Latino 2,446
Puerto Rican 4,751
Total Population 81,583
Not Hispanic or Latino 114,986
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 196
Asian Alone 13,394
Black or African American Alone 18,252
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 50
Some Other Race Alone 791
Two or More Races 3,563
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 251
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 3,312
White Alone 78,740
Total Population 196,569

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Schools

Unified School Districts Aurora East Unified School District 131
Unified School Districts Aurora West Unified School District 129
Unified School Districts Batavia Unified School District 101
Unified School Districts Indian Prairie Community Unified School District 204
Unified School Districts Kaneland Community Unit School District 302
Unified School Districts Oswego Community Unit School District 308

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Weather

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