Today, Aurora is known as "The Summit City of the Ozarks". Located on a high plateau (1,434 ft. above sea level) in the state's southwest corner. From downtown Aurora one can gradually descend into the Ozark Mountains. As one of the oldest mountain ranges in the United States, the Ozark Mountains retains its wilderness character, rugged, diverse and always delightful. This beauty surrounds Aurora.
Aurora offers many local dining and sporting activities but they also have one of the area's largest and locally owned car dealership Mayse Automotive Group.