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Ranked 1st best neighborhood in Aurora

"A rundown, dreary part of town"

- BroncoFan
North Aurora/Sunnyvale is an area that has long been known for drugs and crime. Years ago when I worked in emergency medicine I was stationed not far from here and I disliked the area and still do....
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"An Aurora neighborhood lying east enough of town to be quiet..."

- BroncoFan
Aurora Highlands is a nice area that lies on the eastern border of Aurora. Because of the location there is minimal traffic and a few minutes drive to the east will give you a feeling of wide open sp...
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Aurora Hills


"A small community with mostly families"

- BroncoFan
Aurora Hills has been around for many years. This well settled neighborhood has unfortunately gone from a great place to live to a fair place to live. The homes are of average single family size wit...
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"A small neighborhood that houses a large golf course"

- BroncoFan
Although the Aurora Hills neighborhood is mostly comprised of a golf course, the few homes in the area are ideally situated for being in such a busy area. The homes are older, but are all nice and we...
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"Carriage Place - a nice place to reside"

- BroncoFan
Carriage Place in Aurora is located in the midst of neighborhoods in a well populated area. The neighborhood is nice and has parks located all around. It lies within the borders of East Hampden Aven...
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"An Aurora community on the northeast side of town"

- BroncoFan
Center Pointe is an established neighborhood a few miles east of I-225. It is mostly a family area with single family homes and a few apartments thrown in the mix. There are a few fast food restaura...
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"An older, somewhat run down area"

- BroncoFan
Chambers Heights is an older neighborhood that years ago used to be very nice. However, the years have not been good to it. There are some run-down homes and the crime rate is high. The homes more...
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City Center


"A small neighborhood located in a shopping district"

- BroncoFan
This area includes the Aurora Mall which has recently been given world wide attention for the tragedy which took place here. It is in an area of the city which does have some family homes as well as...
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"A large shopping area with a small subdivision in the border..."

- BroncoFan
City Center North is a large area that has mostly shopping areas, strip malls, restaurants and businesses such as a motel and on of the city's DMV offices. There are numerous restaurants to choose fr...
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Dam East


"A neighborhood close to the reservoir with lots to do"

- BroncoFan
Dam East is a residential area with single family homes, condominiums, and apartments. The name is derived from it's close proximity to Cherry Creek Reservoir, the dam that is just across Parker Road...
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Dam West

Dam West

"A nice little neighborhood in the middle of a busy area"

- BroncoFan
Houses in Dam West began going up in the mid 1970s, and continued into the mid 1980s. They are currently priced between the mid $100,000 range and the mid $200,000 range. There are also a few condos...
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"An area heavily influenced with businesses and restaurants"

- BroncoFan
Dayton Triangle is a busy area of town with numerous businesses and restaurants. The majority of the area is taken up by businesses such as Lowe's, King Soopers, and car dealerships. The Havana Stre...
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"A hopefully changing area due to the new, highly recognized,..."

- BroncoFan
Delmar Parkway has gone through some changes in the last 20-30 years, but through it all, it has remained a centrally located place to live in the Aurora area with diversity in the demographics. The...
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"A small community in a busy town"

- BroncoFan
East Ridge/Ptarmigan Park is located right off of Parker Road, a major thoroughfare that goes into Denver to the north and out past Parker to the south. The housing in this area is mainly single fami...
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Expo Park


"A classic suburb working its way back up"

- pdringer
Expo park is great for running, playing disc golf, intramural activities, and playing with children or pets. Its large, open, an has lots of wild life. The surrounding business area is coming back u...
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"A rapidly changing area - for the better."

- BroncoFan
Fitzsimons used to be Fitzsimons Army Medical Center during WWI. It stayed around for years as a place for Army personnel of various occupations, although mostly medical. In 1999 it finally closed d...
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"A small mobile home park on the northeastern side of Aurora"

- BroncoFan
Friendly Village is a small mobile home park located on the northeastern side of Aurora. Because of it's locating there isn't much traffic in the area. Airport Blvd. is the busiest street here and c...
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"A gateway to warehouses and storage"

- BroncoFan
Gateway isn't a 'neighborhood' in the traditional sense of the word. It is made up of warehouses, loading docks, and storage areas. I can't think of any homes in this area at all. A long stretch of...
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"A sometimes misunderstood part of town"

- BroncoFan
Heather Gardens has long been known to be the home of Heather Gardens, the adult retirement community. While this does take up a large part of the area here, it is not the only housing available. Th...
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