St. Louis County, Missouri 

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Population

999,539

+0.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$59,520

Median Home Price

$184,100

United States / Missouri / No Metro Area / St. Louis County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in St. Louis County, Missouri

Large city - Missouri-Illinois border along the Mississippi River. September, May and October are the most pleasant months in St. Louis County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Arts & culture
-Educated population
Cons
-Hot, humid summers
-Employment concerns
-Growth and sprawl

Local Listings in St. Louis
 $144,900 
1714 Mary Hubert Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1040 SqFt
 $399,500 
12535 Sunset Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2175 SqFt
 $150,000 
4139 Fuller Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1092 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About St. Louis Metro Area

Known since the early days as the “Gateway City” because of its access to transportation routes in all directions, St. Louis continues to be an important center of commerce and culture for the Mississippi River Basin. The area includes a broad assortment of mostly residential neighborhoods to the west and the more industrial East St. Louis and several agricultural counties on the Illinois side of the river. For years the downtown area had few highlights outside of the landmark Gateway Arch and the restored Union Station. The population of the city itself had declined gradually for decades, and most of the infrastructure had declined as people moved into the suburbs or away altogether. But more recently, the downtown has started to come back, with new residential facilities and reclaimed warehouse lofts downtown anchored by new sports venues. Similar restorations are going on in other important inner neighborhoods.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Missouri
County: St. Louis County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Florissant, Chesterfield, 98 total
Zip Codes: 63021, 63129, 63123, 63031, 63136, 63026, 63033, 63017, 63122, 63011, 44 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 570 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in St. Louis County is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. St. Louis County jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, St. Louis County's cost of living is 0.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare St. Louis County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in St. Louis County, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
St. Louis county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
St. Louis County's population is 999,539 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in St. Louis County is $184,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
St. Louis County public schools spend $15,211 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in St. Louis County. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURI
63021, 63129, 63123, 63031, 63136, 63026, 63033, 63017, 63122, 63011, 44 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN ST. LOUIS
$144,900
1714 Mary Hubert Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$399,500
12535 Sunset Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$150,000
4139 Fuller Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$134,900
703 Avenue H
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$229,900
67 Turf Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$160,000
8506 Philo Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$69,500
11231 Laporte Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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