South County St Louis Missouri Real Estate & Community Information

South County St Louis Missouri Real Estate & Community Information

South County is an unincorporated area within St Louis County. It includes the communities of Crestwood, Mehlville, Oakville, and Sunset Hills.

Crestwood

Crestwood is a city part of Greater St. Louis and is home to around 11,000 residents. Crestwood is of historical significance as the burial place of General Washington’s personal bodyguard Sgt. John Sappington, who was a large land owner in the area.

There are a number of parks located in Crestwood.  Crestwood Park has baseball and soccer fields, a playground, and tennis courts.  Whitecliff Park has a community center and aquatic center.

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Mehlville

Mehlville is a suburb of St. Louis and has 28,430 residents who called Mehlville home. The median income for a family in this community is around $55,000.

There are a number of places to chop in Mehlville, including South County Center which has a wide range of stores such as Best Buy Mobile, JC Penny, Macy’s, and many others.

The 12,000 students living in Mehlville attend schools in the Mehlville School District.  Students living in Oakville, Concord, and Lemay also attend schools in this district. Schools in the district include 10 elementary schools, 4 middle schools, and 4 high schools.

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Oakville

Oakville is located south of St. Louis along the Mississippi and Meramec Rivers and is home to over 36,000 residents.  The median family income in Oakville is around $76,000.

Oakville students attend schools in the Mehlville School District as well as the St. Louis County Special School District.  There are also three catholic grade schools located in Oakville, along with St. Louis Community College's South County Education and University Center. Oakville is also home to the St. Louis County Library Cliff Cave Branch.

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Sunset Hills

Sunset Hills was incorporated in 1957 and has a population of over 8400 residents. The median income for a family in Sunset Hills is around $90,000. Sunset Hills is home to the Panera Bread Headquarters.

The Plaza and Shoppes at Sunset Hills is one of the main shopping malls in the community.  It contains a variety of stores such as The Home Depot, Bed Bath and Beyond, PetSmart, and several others.

Education in Sunset Hills is served by the Lindbergh and Kirkwood School districts. Vatterott College is also located in Sunset Hills. Residents of Sunset hills enjoy 4 parks located in the community, which include Watson Trail Park, Minnie Ha Ha Park, Kitun Dog Park, and an athletic complex.  Watson Trail Park has amenities such as a lake, picnic areas and shelters, playgrounds, tennis courts, disc golf course, aquatic facility with 3 Pools, basketball court, and a sand volley ball court.

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