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Aurora

Dearborn County,

Indiana

Zip Code

"City of Spires"


The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.


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Zip Codes

47001

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Aurora is approximately 4,713 (1998), 3750 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,599 (1990), 1472 (2010).

The amount of land area in Aurora is 7.194 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Aurora is 2.2 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.371 sq kilometers.
The distance from Aurora to Washington DC is 447 miles. The distance to the Indiana state capital is 85 miles. (as the crow flies)
Aurora is positioned 39.06 degrees north of the equator and 84.90 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Aurora location: in southeast indiana west of Lawrenceburg and Greendale. It is about 35 miles west of Cincinnati, Ohio. US Highway 50 runs east/west here dividing the city in half.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Aurora is seasonal and temperate.
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History & History Related Items

Aurora history:

Here is a history page for Aurora. Though a plat was filed in 1819, no real development took place until about 1836. Aurora was incorporated in 1845 as a city.

Aurora is a historic town with many restored buildings, including the Hillforest Mansion, which are on the national registry of historic homes.

Much of Aurora's commerce through the years has been related to the Ohio River. It continues to be a great influence on the town.
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Attractions

Aurora attractions:

The Aurora Farmer's Fair, sponsored by the Aurora Indiana Lion's Club, is held annually on the first Thursday, Friday, and Saturday of October. Traditionally a harvest fair, the event includes craft and agricultural judging and awards, as well as carnival rides, stage shows, and a street parade on Saturday morning. A great event with a rich history, the Aurora Farmer's Fair is fun for kids of all ages, and is an event people throughout southeastern Indiana, southwestern Ohio, and northern Kentucky look forward to each year.

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