Send us your Aurora photos:
Aurora is a township in Aurora County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in South Dakota named Aurora. For links to other places called Aurora, SD, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Aurora is 43.556N. The longitude is -98.395W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,673 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 127.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Aurora demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Aurora County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 57375 ZIP code.
46% of Aurora residents report German ancestry, and 2% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Aurora ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Aurora was $17,307, compared with $21,587 nationally.
17% of Aurora residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Aurora, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $225. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,125.
Aurora County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Aurora political report.
The average commute time for Aurora workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Aurora:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!