Aurora is located in east North Carolina. Aurora is part of Beaufort County. Aurora has 0.93 square miles of land area and 0.10 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Aurora population is 545, which has shrunk 6.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Aurora median household income is $40,288 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 55.45% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Aurora median house value is $94,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.19% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Aurora is close to the state average in quality. The Aurora area code is 252.