Retire in Aurora, IL

Livability Score
54
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
Total Population
199878
Median Househould Income
63569
Median Age
31.4
65 Years and Over
14180
Median Home Value
174000
Unemployed
10462
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Pie Boss

In all the time I've been eating here, I haven't branched out at all: I love the pepper steak pie so much that whenever I come I get the same thing! I'm...

2. Jake's Bagels & Deli

Cozy charming and bagels that combine the perfect amount of chewy and crusty. The cream cheese is hand mixed and reinforces the charm of the place. Having...

3. Las Cemitas Poblanas

I have no idea why cemitas aren't more popular among Mexican restaurants. They're like the classier, more attractive, bigger sibling of the torta. I fell in...

4. Urban Counter

Wait a minute, burgers at a gas station? That's right, peeps, a yummy burger cooked to order at a gas station. Or maybe you're hungry for a salad or a...

5. McBride's North

AMAZING RESTAURANT!!! I love the service and the food was amazing! I got a chicken caprese panini and it was great!!! The waffle fries and tater tots were...

Golf
1. Seven Bridges Golf Club

Thank you to Seven Bridges for an absolute perfect wedding day! We were married on 7/31/16. First and foremost, I cannot say enough good things about...

2. Cantigny Golf

Great course Perfect condition all around Staff everywhere was friendly and helpful Food at the bar afterwards was great as well.

3. Green Valley Golf Range

Such a fun place for kids & adults. We came here on a whim and played mini golf. The course has a lot of charm, and we even won a free game. The staff was...

4. Prairie Landing Golf Club

Loved the course... Loved the staff (pro shop, rangers, beer cart girl, the gentleman who cleaned our clubs after our round). Everything about our...

5. Score 18 Indoor Golf

really cool place....went in on sunday...had the football games on.....cold beers and wine available.....really comfortable couches outside your...

Active
1. Blackberry Farm Historical Village

Blackberry Farm is great. I was watching my grandkids (7, 5, and 3) for the weekend and was looking for something fun, engaging and energy-zapping. Our...

2. Crossfit Naperville

I started CrossFit when CFNA opened up back in 2009. I was there for a few years up until the time I moved and located to another state where I still...

3. Phillips Park Zoo

Nice little place in the suburbs for little kiddos. The reptile house had an amazing display. My toddler enjoyed our mommy-daughter day. The only animal we...

4. Airtastic Play Land

Always a favorite for my kids in rainy days to run off some steam. We've had and been invited to birthday parties in the past and my kids have always...

5. Tease Dance & Fitness

Tease has given me life again. I am a super busy mom of 3 that works and goes to school on top of everything else. This place has become my sanctuary where...

Arts
1. Psychic Medium Michael Gourley

Thanks Michael- He told my aura which I thought was accurate. I then asked some questions, and he was able to give me light and clarity. He was easy to chat...

2. Pinot's Palette

I was supposed to do this class with my husband, but he had to work that night so I went alone and still had a great time painting. Everyone is very...

3. Cantigny Gardens & Museums

Cantigny is a great, affordable place to visit with the family. It is only $5 per car load to enter. ($10 on Sat/Sun in the summer). We have been going...

4. Paramount Theatre

The Paramount Theater is a great venue to see a play or musical performance. Our Broadway series this year started with Mamma Mia and it was the best...

5. Basement of the Dead Haunted House

HI. I waltzed right up to the line here at Basement of the Dead, thinking, "HA! Nothing scares me." Not horror movies, not clowns -- nothing, friends. But...

Shopping
1. Mattress Firm Aurora

Had a great experience at Mattress Firm! Our sales rep Jake walked us through the different options at the price point we were looking for and helped us...

2. Vera Bradley

I'm not a huge Vera Bradley fan, but I was in search of their adorable lunch totes to give the ladies throwing my baby shower to as a Thank You gift. Love...

3. Thrift & Dollar

This is the best thrift store ever! Aisles of home goods like furniture, flatware, serving ware, dishes, all at incredibly low price points. Things move...

4. The Big Choice Big & Tall

So I'm a big guy. 6ft 1 and 500 pounds of sexy. My wife's best friend's son is getting married and she wants me to get a nice pair of dress pants. So for...

5. Out of the Attic Antiques

Since discovering Out Of The Attic Antiques a few years back, it's become one of my favorite places to shop, browse, or just reminisce.... I stop in at...

Health
1. SPARC Chiropractic

SPARC Chiropractic is awesome.

2. Eyes of Chicago Optical

I've had great experiences at Eyes of Chicago Optical! I agree with the majority of reviews - customer service is top notch here. Everyone is so friendly...

3. Lincolnway Dental Center

Extremely professional office environment. Quality service and care. The Lincolnway dental team treats everyone like family, and provides me with the...

4. Village Green Dental Center

This place deserves 5 stars 110% due to the outstanding and professional service, and I would give them 6 if I could. To start, everything about his...

5. Eola Dental

How do I begin? My visit was four days ago and I have been in such awe that this is the first time I have been able to string a review together. Dr. Patel...

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