Aurora, New York

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Population in 2017: 722 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 330  (45.7%)
Females: 392  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

21.6 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 13026.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $77,953 (it was $57,222 in 2000)
Aurora:

$77,953
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,413 (it was $17,526 in 2000)

Aurora village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $198,981 (it was $101,700 in 2000)
Aurora:

$198,981
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $166,295; detached houses: $168,291; townhouses or other attached units: $164,400; in 2-unit structures: $335,920; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $305,595; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $488,816; mobile homes: $65,807

Median gross rent in 2017: $902.

March 2019 cost of living index in Aurora: 96.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 1.5%
(100.0% for Black residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Aurora, NY (2010)
    • 63287.3%White alone
    • 415.7%Hispanic
    • 223.0%Black alone
    • 162.2%Two or more races
    • 131.8%Asian alone

Races in Aurora detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: Irish (13.4%), German (10.2%), English (6.0%), Italian (3.2%), American (2.8%), French Canadian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1818

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 752 people per square mile   (low).

Aurora, New York map

70 residents are foreign born (2.8% Europe, 2.4% Latin America, 1.2% Africa).

This village:

10.3%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,256 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,489 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (35.0 miles , pop. 147,306).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (54.5 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (196.1 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities:

Ledyard, NY (1.3 miles ),
Union Springs, NY (2.6 miles ),
Romulus, NY (2.7 miles ),
Springport, NY (2.7 miles ),
Scipio, NY (2.8 miles ),
Ovid, NY (2.8 miles ),
Varick, NY (2.9 miles ),
Venice, NY (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 42.75 N, Longitude: 76.70 W

Distribution of median household income in Aurora, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Aurora, NY in 2017
Aurora satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $286,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $340,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $340,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $435,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $435,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $210,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $350,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Aurora, NY residents
Average permit cost in Aurora, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
New York:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +32 (+4.7%).
Most common industries in Aurora, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (44.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.7%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (3.8%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (3.4%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (35.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.7%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (47.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.8%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (4.9%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (4.4%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (2.3%)
Most common occupations in Aurora, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (9.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.5%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (4.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (13.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Lawyers (4.7%)
  • Media and communications workers (3.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (8.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.9%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (5.4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.2%)

Average climate in Aurora, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Aurora-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Aurora village center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/30/1955, a category F3 tornado 30.9 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Aurora-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 145.0 miles away from Aurora center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 191.8 miles away from Aurora center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.6 miles away from Aurora center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 241.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 170.6 miles away from Aurora center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 103.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cayuga County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Aurora topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Aurora:

  • SENECA FALLS HOSP (Hospital, about 13 miles away; SENECA FALLS, NY)
  • AUBURN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • HUNTINGTON LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WATERLOO, NY)
  • MERCY HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER N H INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • SENECA NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WATERLOO, NY)
  • CAYUGA COUNTY CHHA (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • UNIV DIALYSIS CTR @ AUBURN (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; AUBURN, NY)

Airports located in Aurora:

College/University in Aurora:

  • Wells College (Full-time enrollment: 488; Location: 170 State Rte 90; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wells.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aurora:

  • Cayuga County Community College (about 16 miles; Auburn, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,141)
  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 17 miles; Geneva, NY; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • Cornell University (about 24 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 20,360)
  • Ithaca College (about 25 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 6,781)
  • Tompkins Cortland Community College (about 27 miles; Dryden, NY; FT enrollment: 3,884)
  • SUNY College at Cortland (about 28 miles; Cortland, NY; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 29 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)

Public high school in Aurora:

  • SOUTHERN CAYUGA 7-12 SECONDARY SCHOOL (Location: 2384 RT 34B, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Aurora:

Private elementary/middle school in Aurora:

See full list of schools located in Aurora

Library in Aurora:

  • AURORA FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $60,038; Location: 370 MAIN STREET; 7,946 books; 418 audio materials; 591 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 12 other licensed databases)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Aurora: Schwartz Athletic Center (A), Leach House (B), Dodge Residence Hall (C), Glen Park Mansion (D), Weld House (E), Main Building (F), Campbell Art Building (G), Smith-Sommer Center (H), Morgan Hall (I), Cleveland Hall of Languages (J), Pettibone House (K), Zabriskie Hall of Sciences (L), Louis Jefferson Long Library (M), Barler Music Hall (N), Stratton Science Building (O), Macmillan Hall (P), Aurora Free Library (Q), Aurora Volunteer Fire Department (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Aurora: Saint Pauls Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Patricks Cemetery (1), Oak Glen Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Aurora Inn (391 Main Street).

Cayuga County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Aurora and their reported violations in the past:

PUMPKIN HILL WINERY (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
DUGAN'S COUNTRY GRILL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
LONG POINT WINERY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Aurora that have no violations reported:

  • AURORA VILLAGE (Address: 456 MAIN STRRET , Population served: 426, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This village:

2.1 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

50.6%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

4.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households
400 people in college/university student housing in 2010
297 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Aurora (2011 data):

  • Cayuga Lake National Bank: Aurora Branch at 2 Main Street, branch established on 1960/01/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $119.1 mil, Deposits: $106.3 mil, headquarters in Union Springs, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Cayuga Lake Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Aurora:

Marital status in Aurora, NY
  • Never married: 69.3%
  • Now married: 25.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

For population 25 years and over in Aurora:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 51.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 31.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Aurora
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Aurora, NY (based on Cayuga County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic23,93710
Mainline Protestant6,46238
Evangelical Protestant2,88631
Other5025
Orthodox1501
Black Protestant1191
None45,970-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
This county:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Cayuga County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Cayuga County:

3.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

7.25 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.0%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.6%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cayuga County:

12.2%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Aurora:

48.6%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

54.2%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Aurora:

24.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

12.3%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.2%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Aurora:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Aurora:

20.3%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

60.5%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Aurora:

87.4%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Aurora, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 2$5,595$33,5700$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$281
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,771
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,049
Sewerage 0$0 1$2,553
Totals for Government 2$5,595$33,5704$5,654

Aurora government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $101,000 ($139.89)
    General - Other: $63,000 ($87.26)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($83.10)
    Water Utilities: $52,000 ($72.02)
    Central Staff Services: $45,000 ($62.33)
    General Public Buildings: $32,000 ($44.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($20.78)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($16.62)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($4.16)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($1.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($19.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $7,000 ($9.70)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($9.70)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($9.70)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($4.16)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($1.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.39)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($1.39)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $149,000 ($206.37)

Aurora government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $111,000 ($153.74)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $168,000 ($232.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $32,000 ($44.32)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($9.70)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($5.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($2.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($80.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $10,000 ($13.85)
    Highways: $4,000 ($5.54)
    Other: $4,000 ($5.54)
  • Tax - Property: $81,000 ($112.19)
    Public Utilities Sales: $9,000 ($12.47)
    Other License: $4,000 ($5.54)

Aurora government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $287,000 ($397.51)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $260,000 ($360.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,000 ($37.40)

Aurora government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,000 ($1.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $785,000 ($1087.26)

4.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.10%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Onondaga County, NY  1.07% ($42,763 average AGI)
from Tompkins County, NY  0.38% ($38,298)
from Oswego County, NY  0.33% ($56,680)


4.95% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,997 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Onondaga County, NY  1.21% ($46,292 average AGI)
to Oswego County, NY  0.35% ($36,850)
to Tompkins County, NY  0.31% ($32,989)

Strongest AM radio stations in Aurora:

  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHCU (870 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFLR (1570 AM; 5 kW; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTY COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSFW (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)
  • WTKO (1470 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WAUB (1590 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWLF (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: WOLF RADIO, INC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Aurora:

  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNYR-FM (98.5 FM; WATERLOO, NY; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLK (101.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: MB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLLW (99.3 FM; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQNY (103.7 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WSQG-FM (90.9 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMM. COUNCIL)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WIII (99.9 FM; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W251AK (98.1 FM; NEDROW, NY; Owner: PATHWAY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WXHC (101.5 FM; HOMER, NY; Owner: EVES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYYY (94.5 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCNY-FM (91.3 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: THE PUB. B/C COUNC. OF CEN. NY, INC.)
  • W220CJ (91.9 FM; PENN YAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEOS (89.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: THE COLLEGES OF THE SENECA)

TV broadcast stations around Aurora:

  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSTM-TV (Channel 3; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSTM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WIXT-TV (Channel 9; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTVH (Channel 5; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WTVH LICENSE, INC.)
  • W48AO (Channel 48; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • W20BT (Channel 20; ITHACA, NY; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W54AK (Channel 54; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • W69AN (Channel 69; UNION SPRINGS, ETC., NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)

Aurora fatal accident list:

Aug 14, 2003 08:03 PM, Ledyard Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Feb 5, 2000 02:47 AM, Sr-20a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 23, 1998 11:01 PM, Cr-373, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 15, 1996 00:15 AM, 400, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 30, 1995 03:41 PM, 90, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 3, Fatalities: 3
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • / 0.2mTotal length
  • $1,117,000Total costs
  • 1,449Total average daily traffic
  • 144Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,463Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Aurora)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.734056 Lon: -76.615333, Call Sign: WQRY938,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2013, Expiration Date: 08/16/2023, Certifier: Kimberly Vile, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 42.744778 Lon: -76.617361, Call Sign: WQTY447,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.762 MHz, 469.937 MHz, Grant Date: 05/06/2014, Expiration Date: 05/06/2024, Certifier: Steve Talcott, Registrant: Furman Communications, Inc., Savannah, NY 13146, Phone: (315) 365-3700, Fax: (315) 365-2813, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Aurora, 725 Davis Road (Lat: 42.743250 Lon: -78.691167), Type: Mast, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WPZP767,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 02/17/2004, Expiration Date: 02/17/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/09/2014, Certifier: Richard A Craig, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • PENORA ST, South Penore Street (Lat: 42.878556 Lon: -78.687389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 44.5 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQIL606,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11147.5 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2008, Expiration Date: 03/11/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2009, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, Ste 150 Mc: Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • AURORA/DAVIS, 725 Davis Road (Lat: 42.743250 Lon: -78.691167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQQK616,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 01/15/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/27/2014, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • EURA, Lat: 42.770528 Lon: -78.613611, Type: Pipe, Structure height: 21.2 m, Overall height: 23.6 m, Call Sign: WQSG754,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3662.50 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Scott Mahoney, Registrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, Email:
  • Ledyard TP 4, Near 2051 State Route 90 (Lat: 42.717444 Lon: -76.684028), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 22.3 m, Call Sign: WQWJ629,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 09/15/2015, Expiration Date: 09/15/2025, Cancellation Date: 08/09/2016, Certifier: Charles Bartosch, Registrant: Wireless Connections, 166 Milan Ave, Norwalk, OH 44857, Phone: (419) 660-6100, Email:
  • Black Rock, Near 2301 Black Rock Rd (Lat: 42.724889 Lon: -76.660556), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 22.3 m, Call Sign: WQYF619, Licensee ID: L01454998,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+17 more), Grant Date: 09/13/2016, Expiration Date: 09/13/2026, Certifier: Adam Moffett, Registrant: Clarity Connect, Inc., 200 Pleasant Grove Road, Ithica, NY 14850, Phone: (607) 257-8268, Email:
  • COLDEN, Davis Road (Lat: 42.743111 Lon: -78.691417), Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WHO340, Licensee ID: L00129200,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6063.80 MHz... (+3 more), Grant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2007, Certifier: Michael J Shortley Iii, Registrant: Global Crossing North American Networks, Inc.

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Aurora)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: BEECH G35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4405D , Serial Number: D-4519, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 02/22/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/11/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Alex C Torea, 2663 Dog Corners Rd, Aurora, NY 13026
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 560FL , Serial Number: 28-7625026, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 07/26/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Robert W Bancroft, 1036 Levanna Rd, Aurora, NY 13026
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/12/2004
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92636 , Serial Number: 17007, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 11/18/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald Buxenbaum, 2620 Dog Corners Rd, Aurora, NY 13026

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$61,190
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0410.00

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Aurora, NY
  • 56.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 28.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 4.2%Other fuel
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Aurora, NY
  • 30.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.0%Utility gas
  • 17.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Other fuel
  • 10.0%Coal or coke
  • 10.0%No fuel used


Aurora compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Aurora on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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