Aurora is located in east South Dakota. Aurora is between the Brookings, Moody county. Aurora has 0.46 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Aurora population is 704, which has grown 40.80% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 10.58% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Aurora median household income is $53,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 37.82% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 42.67% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Aurora median house value is $120,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 69.05% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 70.48% and is higher than 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 much better than the state average in quality. The Aurora area code is 605.