It is convenient for the Aurora commercial roofing clients to be able to depend on Empire Roofing for quality workmanship and affordable prices.
Aurora, a prosperous town in York Region in the GTA, within the Southern Ontario Golden Horseshoe, neighbours the town of Richmond Hill to the north, and partially sits in the Oak Ridges Moraine. The town has a population of 53,203 according to the 2011 Census, and is the 95th largest municipal in Canada. Being a short-drive to Toronto, many residents of Aurora commute to Toronto and the neighbouring communities.
The Town of Aurora
Moneysense magazine named Aurora one of the best 25 places to live in Canada. It was ranked 24th in the list, and was the only municipality in York region to make the list. Aurora was also said to have the sixth highest average incomes in the country at $133,400, which implies that the people of Aurora are very wealthy. Average houses here cost over $560,300.
It is certainly a great place to reside whether you work in the town or the city. If you’re looking to move to Aurora, you can easily get a good size yard and a great house for prices that would only get you a condo or a tiny house with no yard in the city. There is plenty of green space and easy access to the largest city in the country, and has all essential amenities while maintaining the community feel of a small town.
Aurora is a great place to raise a family. It has good access to many great schools, the neighbours are great, and the community is friendly. Access to Toronto and other places in the GTA is possible via Highway 404 and the GO train. The train leaves every morning and returns every night, which is very convenient for people living in Aurora and working in the city.
There are plenty of fun things to do in Aurora, from the far-reaching walking trails to the great restaurants and shops to the dog park on Industrial Parkway, there is something to do or occupy yourself with irrespective of your interests. The Aurora Cultural Centre is emblematic of the community, and is a huge tourist attraction together with the neighbouring Aurora Public Library and Cultural Centre.
An estimated 86.3 percent of the people residing in Aurora are white, but only 74 percent have English as their mother tongue. Other common languages in the town include Italian (spoken by 2.6 percent of the population), Russian (2.4 percent), Persian (1.8), Chinese (1.7), Spanish (1.5), and French (1.4).
Business in Aurora
Aurora is recognised for preserving its historical structures, and in 2008 was awarded The Prince of Wales Price for Municipal Heritage Leadership. The following year, the town received the Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Award for Community Leadership in heritage conservation and promotion. These serve as attractions for both locals and people from neighboring communities.
The Biggest employer in the town is Magna International, an auto parts giant founded by Frank Stronach.
Empire Roofing has the expertise to provide expedited services, which means that your Aurora commercial building will have its roofing needs addressed within a very short period of contacting us.