5 Interesting Facts About Aurora Colorado

Dated: 04/20/2017

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Isn’t interesting, you can live in a place for over 30 years and not know some basic history. I recently discovered some facts about Aurora, Colorado. Here they are:

  1. Aurora was founded in the 1880’s. Its original name was Fletcher, name after the man, Donald Fletcher. The town was renamed Aurora in 1907.

  2. Aurora is one of Denver’s largest suburbs with a population of 325,000 and growing.

  3. Aurora has now passed Denver in total area of 154.7 square miles of which Denver has 153 square miles.

  4. Norma O. Walker was the first woman mayor of a US City over 60,000 people. She became mayor in 1965.

  5. Aurora has over 80 neighborhoods split among 3 Counties.

Mike Conner of EXIT Realty Denver Tech Center is your local Real Estate resource for AuroraCentennialParkerHighlands Ranch Colorado and surrounding areas. 

With 14 years of experience to draw from, I can help with any of your buying or listing needs. Call or text me today. I am happy to help you. Mike Conner 720.422.1765

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Michael Conner

Mike Conner is a full time REALTOR who has been making his client’s dreams a reality for over ten years. Based in Centennial, Colorado, Mike is the expert to help you with all your home buying and s....

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