Near Northwest Neighborhood

About the Neighborhood

This pleasant tour will take you by more of Aurora's architecturally significant homes. An important part of Aurora's history, many of the early residents included prominent Aurora businessmen, such as Reuben Hobbs, a founder of the Aurora Cotton Mills.


  • Historic Preservation Study Area
  • PACE Route 526 - West Plaza
    • Begin: May Street/New York Street
    • End: Highland Avenue/Galena Boulevard
A map of the homes in the Near Northwest Neighborhood.