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Statistics & Facts

The Minnesota state capital is St. Paul.
The population of Aurora is approximately 1,850 (2000), 1682 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 920 (1990), 777 (2010).
The amount of land area in Aurora is 9.832 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Aurora is 3.8 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.359 sq kilometers.
The distance from Aurora to Washington DC is 1000 miles.
The distance to the Minnesota state capital is 184 miles. (as the crow flies)
Aurora is positioned 47.53 degrees north of the equator and 92.24 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Aurora elevation is 1,480 feet above sea level.
Aurora median income is $ 32,094 (2000).
The Aurora median home price is $ 46,900 (2000).
Aurora average annual precipitation is 27.9 inches peryear.
Aurora average annual snowfall is 78.1 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 2.8 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 37.4 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 63.9 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 40.4 degrees F.


in northeastern Minnesota about 52 miles from Duluth. Other nearby communities include Biwabik, Hoyt Lakes, Gilbert, Tower, Virginia, Eveleth, Babbitt and Mountain Iron.
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History & History Related Items

Aurora celebrated its centennial in 2003!
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Aurora is is on the Mesabi Trail, which goes through 25 communities from Grand Rapids to Ely for hiking, biking, skiing or snowshoeing.
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Aurora City Government

City of Aurora
16 W 2nd Ave N
Aurora, MN 55705
Phone: 218-229-2614

Aurora Chamber

Aurora Chamber of Commerce
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Aurora Organizations

Aurora Chamber of Commerce
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Aurora Libraries

Aurora Public Library
14 West Second Avenue No
Aurora MN 55705
Phone 218-229-2021

Aurora Schools

St Louis County Schools District 2142
1701 9 Av N
Virginia, MN 55792
Phone: (218) 749-8130 Aurora


The population of Aurora was:
1990 -
2000 - 1,850

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