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Aurora Apartments
Last updated December 7 2023 at 1:38 PM

266 Apartments in Aurora, Colorado

Aurora Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 379,289
Population Density: 2,458.6 people/sq mile
Median Age: 36
Percentage of Family Households: 64%
Median Annual Income: $71,647 / year
Median Rent: $1,486 / month

What locals are saying

Thinking about making the move to Aurora, Colorado? Does the idea of hiking, skiing and biking year-round appeal to you? Are you a little bit country, a little bit rock-y mount? Then ponder no more. Aurora awaits you.

From any vantage point in the “Rocky Mountain” state, you can see a glow just beyond the city of Denver

Aurora Demographics


How diverse is Aurora?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Aurora is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Aurora are White (41.4%), Hispanic Or Latino (30.8%), Black Or African American (14.9%), Asian (6.2%), Two Or More (5.5%), Other (0.5%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.4%), and American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.2%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Aurora residents?

The median age in Aurora is 36 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Aurora?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Aurora is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Aurora are White (41.4%), Hispanic Or Latino (30.8%), Black Or African American (14.9%), Asian (6.2%), Two Or More (5.5%), Other (0.5%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.4%), and American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.2%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Aurora residents?

The median age in Aurora is 36 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Aurora Crime


Overall Crime

High
Overall crime in Aurora is high in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

High
The level of violent crime in Aurora is high compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Above Average
The level of property crime in Aurora is above average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Aurora


Elementary Schools

9 /10
Aurora Quest K-8
Public
K-8
Public
K-8
599 Students
30 Reviews
599
Students
30 Reviews
8 /10
Challenge School
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
534 Students
23 Reviews
534
Students
23 Reviews
8 /10
Aurora Frontier K-8
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
697 Students
13 Reviews
697
Students
13 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
Aurora Quest K-8
Public
K-8
Public
K-8
599 Students
30 Reviews
599
Students
30 Reviews
8 /10
Challenge School
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
534 Students
23 Reviews
534
Students
23 Reviews
8 /10
Aurora Frontier K-8
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
697 Students
13 Reviews
697
Students
13 Reviews

High Schools

7 /10
Cherokee Trail High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,950 Students
29 Reviews
2,950
Students
29 Reviews
7 /10
Grandview High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,773 Students
22 Reviews
2,773
Students
22 Reviews
6 /10
Rangeview High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,240 Students
12 Reviews
2,240
Students
12 Reviews

What Renters Say about Aurora


Apartment List has released the results for Aurora from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.
"Aurora renters expressed general dissatisfaction with the city overall," according to Apartment List. "Many categories received average scores, but some received below average scores."
79%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
73%
Pet Friendliness
61%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
61%
Weather
59%
Public Transit
47%
Social Life
40%
Commute Time
39%
Safety and Crime Rate
38%
Quality of Schools
28%
State and Local Taxes
24%
Dating
19%
Affordability
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Average rent in Aurora, Colorado

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Aurora is $1,704, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,195. Rent rates updated 7 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Aurora, CO


Searching for an apartment for rent in Aurora, CO? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 266 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Aurora. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Aurora is $1,580 for a studio, $1,704 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $2,195 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Aurora apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Aurora, CO apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Aurora?

In Aurora, the average rent is $1,580 for a studio, $1,704 for a 1-bedroom, $2,195 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,867 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Aurora, check out our monthly Aurora Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Aurora?

You can filter cheap apartments in Aurora by price: under $1,000, under $1,100, under $1,200.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Aurora?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Aurora apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Aurora?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Aurora.

How can I find off-campus housing in Aurora?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Aurora. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Community College of Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Emily Griffith Technical College, University of Denver, and Johnson & Wales University-Denver.

Average rent in Aurora, Colorado

City Guide
The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Aurora is $1,704, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,195. Rent rates updated 7 days ago
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List