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Welcome to Aura ...

Aura is located in Gloucester County<1>.

The location of Aura has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Aura is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Aura lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Aura: (856)

Communities Also Named Aura ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Aura - they are located in Michigan and Nevada.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aura.

Communities near Aura ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aura.

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Aura
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,578,487 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Aura
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,740 people
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  • Vineland [Cumberland County]
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    • Vineland [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Aura
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,615 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vineland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vineland
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Aura
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,692 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bridgeton [Cumberland County]
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      • Bridgeton [Cumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Aura
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,635 people
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    • Hammonton [Atlantic County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammonton
      • Hammonton [Atlantic County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Aura
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,902 people
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    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Aura
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,489 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Aura
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,190 people
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    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Aura
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,704 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<5>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansdowne
      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Aura
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,641 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansdowne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdowne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aura. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aura.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aura. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aura.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aura. See our Newspapers Page for Aura.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aura ...

Looking for more information about Aura? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Aura, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Aura.

Adding Aura to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aura in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Aura was on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aura on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in New Jersey

About Gloucester County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aura. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Gloucester County: www.co.gloucester.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Gloucester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aura - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aura) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aura. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6729, Longitude: -75.1374       In this case, the coordinates for Aura have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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