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Brentwood
  • Suburb of St. Louis, MO

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade A
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A

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Brentwood is a suburb of St. Louis with a population of 8,173. Brentwood is in St. Louis County and is one of the best places to live in Missouri. Living in Brentwood offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Brentwood there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Brentwood and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Brentwood are highly rated.

About

About Brentwood...
Population
8,173

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$270,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,357
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Brentwood Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    74.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    24.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    98.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    370.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,110.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    555.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    20%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    37%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

Working in Brentwood

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$89,688
National
$75,149

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