Cost of Living 

More bang for your buck

Aurora’s cost of living is lower than most major cities and just slightly above the national average. The consumer price index for the metro area has been increasing at rates slightly below the national average, yielding an excellent standard of living. 
 
According to The Council for Community and Economic Research, the metro Aurora/Denver metro area ranks just above the national average of 100 in 2014, with a composite index of 107.5.  See how the metro area ranks to other cities in the country by viewing the document in the downloads area.