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Aura Volunteer Fire Company No.1 located in Elk Township Gloucester County, NJ Aura is located in Southern Gloucester County,approx. 23 miles South-East of Philadelphia and 10 miles North of Vineland.
We are located in the rural Township of Elk, home to many of South Jersey's premier orchards.
We were established in 1932 as the first fire company in Elk Township and became incorporated in 1954 as Aura Volunteer Fire Company No. 1. Our service area is 19.7 sq. miles and serves 4,216 residents (as of 2010). We are the provider of Rescue Services to the Township, including auto rescue, marine rescue, and ice rescue.
We also serve New Jersey State Route 55 from Exit 48, Ellis Mill Road to Exit 43, Little Mill Road. Glassboro Fire Dept. partners with us from Exit 48 to 45, Buck Road and Franklinville Fire Dept. from Exit 43 to 45. In addition, Franklin Township Ambulance Corps and Gloucester County EMS provides Emergency Medical Care for our Township as well as Route 55.