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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A-
Ladue is a suburb of St. Louis with a population of 8,586. Ladue is in St. Louis County and is one of the best places to live in Missouri. Living in Ladue offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Ladue there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Ladue and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Ladue are highly rated.
About Ladue...
Population
8,586

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$835,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,490
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    3%
  • Own
    97%
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Ladue Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    69.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    23.1
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    196.5
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,225.4
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    231.2
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    46%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    14%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    13%

Working in Ladue

Jobs
A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$192,500
National
$55,322

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Ladue Reviews

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Ladue is a beautiful place to live. It seems like a forest in the middle of St. Louis. I often have deer and owls lounging in my backyard— even though I’m 5 minutes from Clayton and 15 minutes from downtown. Ladue High School is (in my biased opinion) the best public school in St. Louis. The area is safe, quiet at night, and surrounded by many things to do (such as Forest Park, downtown Saint Louis, midtown, WASHU campus, downtown Clayton, and much more) I moved to Ladue from another suburb in Saint Louis, and I could not be more happy with where I live!
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Very pretty, quiet area. A lot of middle-aged family-oriented residents. Close proximity to downtown, airport, and shopping. Beautiful place to live.
Chill, relaxed suburb. Always felt safe. Property values are very expensive, but there is an excellent school system and many restaurants and grocery stores to live off of