Overall Niche Grade
- Public SchoolsA+
- Crime & SafetyB-
- Good for FamiliesA+
- Cost of LivingC
- Health & FitnessA+
- Outdoor ActivitiesA-
Clayton is a suburb of St. Louis with a population of 16,448. Clayton is in St. Louis County and is one of the best places to live in Missouri. Living in Clayton offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Clayton there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Clayton and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Clayton are highly rated.
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Beautiful suburb of St. Louis! Has a business district with shopping and restaurants, as well as very nice residential areas. Good place to live for students, young professionals, or families.
Beautiful, green area. Mostly upscale/middle-class family-oriented residents. Calm place to live with easy access to shopping and downtown.
Clayton is an extremely clean, safe neighborhood with great restaurants, parks, and shopping. It is one of the more affluent areas of St. Louis, so cost of living is high, but you get what you pay for!