The Town of Aurora has a population of approximately 42,000 people. This is one of the fastest growing municipalities in the Greater Toronto Area. Aurora boasts an ultramodern Town Hall situated at 100 John West Way, one block north of Wellington Street East, between Yonge Street and Bayview Avenue.
Aurora has one of the highest income levels per household in Canada. Aurora is home to over 100 major industries and head offices including: Quebecor Printing, Reebok Canada, and Hallmark cards. 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 acquifers in Canada. It is the headwaters for 65 rivers and streams that flow south into Lake Ontario, and north to Lake Simcoe.