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Maplewood
  • Suburb of St. Louis, MO

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  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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Maplewood is a suburb of St. Louis with a population of 8,205. Maplewood is in St. Louis County and is one of the best places to live in Missouri. Living in Maplewood offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Maplewood there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Maplewood and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Maplewood are highly rated.

About

About Maplewood...
Population
8,205

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$228,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$845
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    58%
  • Own
    42%
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Maplewood Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    234.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    12.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    24.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    24.6
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    369.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,819.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,096.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    25%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    8%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Maplewood

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$58,448
National
$75,149

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