The town has a lot amenities, however it is more expensive than most. I have found the they have additional service fees on Mobile phones, cable as well as utilities.
You can get to anything quickly but traffic is awful. Be careful in most areas in the evening, never have a comfortable feeling after dark.
The Riverboat Hollywood Casino is the big attraction, and with that being open 24/7 brings in a lot of problems. The town of Joliet not to far down the road offers yet another riverboat casino doubling the enticement for crime.
Living in Aurora is cheaper than neighboring communities however they are extremely pricey for the conditions of the facilitates.