North Aurora is a large residential neighborhood located 7 miles east of Denver in the city of Aurora, Colorado. The neighborhood directly borders the north end of East Colfax Avenue, providing easy accessibility to the downtown Denver area. North Aurora expands east to west from Peoria Street to Yosemite Street. Residents of North Aurora can expect a 20-minute commute to Denver by car on average. Public bus transportation is also available.
On the south end of the neighborhood there are many businesses along East Colfax Avenue. This main motorway is lined with restaurants, thrift stores and banks, as well as the Aurora Fox Arts Center. Eateries in the neighborhood include Rico Pollo 2, Jolet Coffee Factory, New China City and Thai Street Food. North Aurora holds a theater company and public library.
There are three public parks within the area: Montview, City and Spencer Garrett parks. Montview Park is the largest of the three and holds multiple basketball and tennis courts, as well as a playground and picnic shelter. There are several other recreational green spaces and golf courses within close driving distance of North Aurora.