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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 minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A

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St. Louis is a city in Missouri with a population of 308,174. 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.

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About St. Louis...
Population
308,174

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$138,700
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$828
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    56%
  • Own
    44%
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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
    1,283.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    64.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    88.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    490.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,012.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,172.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    997.6
    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
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  12%

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