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St. Louis
  • City in Missouri

Report Card

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

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St. Louis is a city in Missouri with a population of 298,018. St. Louis is in St. Louis City County. Living in St. Louis offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In St. Louis there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in St. Louis.

About

About St. Louis...
Population
298,018

Home Listings

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$174,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$938
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    55%
  • Own
    45%
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St. Louis Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    1,069
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    69.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    52.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    280.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    806.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,897.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    2,549.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    20%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

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