Aurora is consistently ranked as one of the top places to live in Canada. It is conveniently located approximately 45 minutes north of Toronto. Aurora is home to over 100 major industries and head offices including: Magna, State Farm and the headquarters for the York Regional Police. The prestigious St. Andrew’s College private school is also located in Aurora.
Aurora’s most distinguishing feature is its picturesque rolling hills and woodlots which are shaped by the Oak Ridges Moraine. The Oak Ridges Moraine has been identified as one of the most significant aquifers in Canada. It is the headwaters for 65 rivers and streams that flow south into Lake Ontario, and north to Lake Simcoe. Aurora’s beautiful topography and scenery greatly contribute to the quality of life its residents enjoy.