Aurora is a city in Saint Louis County, Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,682.
Formerly this area produced a large quantity of the nation's iron and taconite ore, but now they have been depleted or become too expensive to mine. Popular recreational activities of the residents of Aurora and nearby area include activities like hunting, fishing, boating, four-wheeling, skiing, and snowboarding.
The population has a majority of White Americans.