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 you get bored. My only grievance is theirs a large influx of people moving to Aurora and Denver, and driving up the housing market and its very expensive to live in Aurora compared to what it was when I was younger.
Not only that it is not the safest area to live, there are a lot of low income neighborhoods with high crime rates, we had a drug dealer living up the street from my old house and it was a nice neighborhood for the area, and people get mugged by my house all the time. Police respond quickly to these situations but there is a crime issue, and people have card skimmers at gas stations pretty frequently so keep an eye for that.
I moved to Washington D.C for school and I am preparing to move back in the next year or two, and I'm just hoping it hasn't declined anymore than it already has. Not Read More