Fenton Missouri Real Estate and Community Information

Fenton Missouri Real Estate and Community Information

Fenton is located in Southwest St. Louis County near the Meramec River and is home to some 4000 residents. Fenton’s roots go back over 900 years, as Native Americans found the fertile land and the river an ideal location for settlement.  The “Fenton Mounds” were burial mounds that were near the southwestern border of Fenton.  Pottery shards were discovered there that dated from A.D. 1050 - 1400.

Shopping & Dining

Residents of Fenton enjoy a well-rounded selection of stores and restaurants.  Pottery Barn Outlet is a great place to go to get their popular products and gifts at a discount. For amazing deals on furniture and outstanding customer service, Midwest Clearance Center offers a convenient website to browse for the perfect item before you go to the store. Other popular stores in Fenton include Rally House Fenton, Chucks Boots Superstore, and Barnes & Noble, to name a few.

Fenton also features a great variety of outstanding restaurants. For the best Mexican food in Fenton, 3 Margaritas is certain to satisfy your cravings. Or if you’re in the mood for authentic Italian cuisine, Viviano's Festa Italiano will delight your taste buds with items like the Viviano Special sandwich. And how can we leave out Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, which is worth driving across Missouri to visit?

Parks & Recreation

Also called the “City of Parks”, Fenton residents enjoy its large parks and recreation system. There are 7 fully developed parks that feature amenities such as 3 miles of bike and pedestrian paths, soccer fields, basketball courts, ball diamonds, sand volleyball, tennis courts, playgrounds, and fishing ponds.  Parks in Fenton include Fenton City Park, Westside Park, Bud Weil Memorial Park, Olde Towne Plaza Riverside Park, Fenton Meramec Greenway, and Valiant Park.


Students living in Fenton attend schools directed by the Rockwood and Lindbergh school districts. There is one public high school, along with four elementary schools and two private schools.

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