In January 2017, there were 43 homes sold, with a median sale price of $181,500 - a 6.8% increase over the $170,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 49 homes sold in Aurora in January 2016.
The median sales tax in Aurora for 2017 was $5,688.86. In 2016, the median sales tax was $5,498.90. This marks an increase of 3.5%. The effective property tax rate, using the median property tax and median home sale price as the basis, is 3.1%.
The following table compares Aurora to other DuPage County cities with similar median sales prices in January 2017:* This story only considers sales data for the part of Aurora that is in DuPage County.