Aurora is central to the Cleveland/Akron metropolitan region and is the prime location to build or expand your business. The city's largest employers include McMaster-Carr Supply Company, Technical Consumer Products (headquarters), Rotek (headquarters) and PartsSource, (headquarters).
Aurora welcomes business diversity. Aurora's highly educated workforce, moderate cost of living, exceptional quality of life and prime commercial and industrial real estate make it a great place to start or expand your business.
Aurora's commercial and industrial real estate market offers excellent value, with plenty of manufacturing, office, retail and vacant land for relocating or expanding business. Aurora has easy access to major interstates and a modern international airport.
Aurora is within driving distance of 24 colleges and universities - the second largest concentration of educational resources in the United States - leading the world in bioscience, polymer, liquid crystal, computer and industrial research and technology.
Aurora boasts a strong business community, top rated schools, fabulous parks and recreational opportunities. Whether you are here for the day or a lifetime - world class shopping, a magnificent Ohio winery, championship golf, outdoor activities, relaxing spas and exquisite cuisine are just a few of the options you have right here in Aurora!
Key Business Contacts
- Mayor Ann Womer Benjamin
City of Aurora
- Denise Januska
City of Aurora Planning, Zoning & Building Director
Director of Economic & Entrepreneurial Development
- Karen Bosley
Aurora Chamber of Commerce, Executive Director
City of Aurora Demographics
Male - 48.2%
Female - 51/8%
Median age - 40.8 years Average family size: 3.02 persons
Median family income: $78,876
Percentage of families earning over $200,000: 8.9%
Percentage of families with children under 18 years old: 35.2%
Percentage of residents with a high-school diploma: 93.2%
Percentage with a college degree; 41.3%
Total housing units: 5,361
Median home value: $239,000
Average monthly mortgage payment: $1,490
Average monthly apartment rent: $1,027