Aurora, Colorado is one of the most vibrant, exciting, energetic destinations in Colorado. Upon your first visit, you’ll quickly appreciate that Aurora is brimming with opportunity, experiences, and overall positive energy. The City of Aurora embraces the cultural diversity and heritage that have made this community so unique, and we want to welcome you to discover what makes Aurora, Colorado such an incredible place to work, play, and visit.
The median home value in Aurora, CO is $319,000. The average price of homes sold in Aurora, CO is $319,000. Approximately 54.02% of Aurora homes are owned, 40.26% are rented, and only 5.73% are vacant.
The city of Aurora was originally incorporated in 1891 as the town of Fletcher. Beginning with a population of 39 people, Aurora has grown to become the 3rd largest city in Colorado with nearly 362,000 residents. The U.S. military has added significantly to Aurora’s growth ever since the Army General Hospital #21 (Fitzsimons) was built in 1918. Aurora is home to countless current and former members of the United States Military (if you are one of them, thank you for your service!)
Love the outdoors? Aurora has a lot to offer. Whether you want to enjoy the 6,000 acres of open space, 50 miles of trails, dozens of parks, 5 public golf courses, or the 3 beautiful reservoirs, Aurora has it covered. Aurora also has many Cultural attractions like the Arts District, museums, and Aurora’s Historic Fox Theater (home of the Aurora Symphony Orchestra). Shopping is abundant, whether at Aurora City Place, On Havana Corridor, Arapahoe Crossing, Seven Hills Plaza, Aurora Southlands or the new Stanley Marketplace (inside the historic 1954 Stanley Aviation hanger), Aurora will keep you on the move. Check out the video below.
Aurora has 2 different public school districs, Aurora Public Schools and the award-winning Cherry Creek Public Schools. There are also many Private schools, the largest being Regis High School.
Aurora is home to over 7 breweries, 4 night clubs, and countless bars and restaurants. If you want to venture out of town, the RTD R-Line connects you to Down Town Denver, around the Denver Metro Area, and the Denver International Airport.
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Taiwan Marshall RE/MAX Agent in Aurora.
Check out this great video about some of what Aurora, Colorado has to offer.