Aurora borders Denver on the east with a population of around 275,000, and is second in population to Denver itself in the metro area. There is some employment base but Aurora is primarily a suburb with a large range of housing. The Colorado Health Sciences Center (Colorado University’s Medical School) along with several other medical facilities is relocating to the former Fitzimons Army Medical Center providing a significant new employment base for the city. The city has few restrictions to growth and is the location of a substantial portion of the metro are housing built during the past ten years.
Aurora School District to the north and Cherry Creek Schools to the south.
Aurora has some of everything in housing. The most affordable homes are to the north with a wide range of housing including expensive custom homes to the south.