Aurora, Colorado 

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Population

359,407

62% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$52,275

Avg. Home Price

$321,200

Best Places to Live in Aurora, Colorado

Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range
Pros
-Attractive downtown
-Arts and culture
-Nearby mountains
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Commute times
-Air quality

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What Bert Has To Say About Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area

Denver is the commercial, financial, industrial, and government center for Colorado and a seven-state region of Rocky Mountain and western Plains states. The city and its surrounding area continue to be one of our favorite large cities, and the list of reasons is large; however, crowding and growth is taking its toll.


QUICK FACTS

City: Aurora
Zip Codes: 80013, 80012, 80011, 80016, 80010, 80014, 80017, 80018, 80019, 80045, 10 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Aurora is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Aurora jobs have increased by 1.85%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Aurora's cost of living is 30.20% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Aurora's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Aurora's population is 359,407 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 61.82%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Aurora is $321,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.39%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Aurora public schools spend $9,673 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.6 students per teacher in Aurora. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Aurora

It's a good time to buy in Aurora. Home Appreciation is up 10.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Aurora Real Estate.

The median home price in Aurora is $321,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Aurora   39 Reviews
Housing - 6/30/2018
For an average to below average less than 800 square feet you will pay at least $100 in Aurora, Colorado.... Read More

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Meh - 11/1/2017
I have lived in Aurora for most of my life, born and raised and overall I love it. Its situated in a good area, and there is always something to do in the metro area if... Read More

Pretty good bargain - 12/12/2014
Realestate and rents have been going up, but still incredibly affordable compared to most urban areas along the Front... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN AURORA, COLORADO
80013, 80012, 80011, 80016, 80010, 80014, 80017, 80018, 80019, 80045, 10 total
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