City At A Glance

#100 LivScore 577
St. Louis, MO Gateway Arch and Skyline
St. Louis, MO Gateway Arch and Skyline

Quick Facts:

Population: 319,087
Median Household Income: $34,313
Average Work Commute: 21 Minutes
Median Home Price: $85,000

About St. Louis, MO

"The Gateway To the West" to early settlers, St. Louis has evolved from a river town on the Mississippi to a midsized, culturally rich metropolis. Various immigrant groups have brought about distinct ethnic neighborhoods, festivals and cuisine, creating a global flair. The city also is home to nine Fortune 500 companies, three major league sports teams and two major universities.