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Bridgeton
  • Suburb of St. Louis, MO

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

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Bridgeton is a suburb of St. Louis with a population of 11,422. Bridgeton is in St. Louis County and is one of the best places to live in Missouri. Living in Bridgeton offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Bridgeton there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Bridgeton and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Bridgeton are above average.

About

About Bridgeton...
Population
11,422

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$229,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$976
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    493.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    97
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    105.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    581.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,258.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,093.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

Working in Bridgeton

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$69,982
National
$75,149

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