Saint Louis County

Saint Louis County, Missouri

41 S Central Ave
Clayton, MO 63105
Phone: (314) 615-5432
Fax: (314) 615-7890

On the central-eastern border of MO on the Mississippi River, 11 mi. below its confluence with the Missouri River. Organized 1812; original county. Name Origin: For Louis IX (1214-70), crusader king of France, canonized in 1297

Area (sq mi):: 523.69 (land 507.81; water 15.89) Population per square mile: 1978.40
Population 2005: 1,004,666 State rank: 1 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.10%; 1990-2000 2.30% Population 2000: 1,016,315 (White 76.00%; Black or African American 19.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 2.20%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 4.20%. Median age: 37.50
Income 2000: per capita $27,595; median household $50,532; Population below poverty level: 6.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $39,987-$43,225
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Florissant (51,583)
  • Chesterfield (47,110)
  • University City (37,493)
  • Wildwood (34,588)
  • Ballwin (30,778)
  • Kirkwood (27,156)
  • Hazelwood (25,651)
  • Maryland Heights (25,407)
  • Webster Groves (23,076)
  • Ferguson (21,677)
  • Manchester (19,059)
  • Creve Coeur (16,642)
  • Overland (16,272)
  • Clayton County seat (15,944)
  • Bridgeton (15,382)
  • Jennings (15,056)
  • Crestwood (11,757)
  • Town and Country (10,851)
  • Bellefontaine Neighbors (10,732)

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    Saint Louis County, Minnesota

    100 North 5th Ave W Rm 214
    Duluth, MN 55802
    Phone: (218) 726-2380
    Fax: (218) 725-5060

    On the northeastern border of MN, bordered on the southeast by Lake Superior; established Mar 3, 1855 (prior to statehood) from Lake County (then called Doty County). Name Origin: For the Saint Louis River, which flows through the county; itself named for Louis IX of France (1215-70), who participated in the Sixth Crusade (1248-54) and was canonized in 1297

    Area (sq mi):: 6859.91 (land 6225.16; water 634.75) Population per square mile: 31.70
    Population 2005: 197,179 State rank: 6 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.70%; 1990-2000 1.20% Population 2000: 200,528 (White 94.40%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.70%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 39.00
    Income 2000: per capita $18,982; median household $36,306; Population below poverty level: 12.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,246-$28,235
    Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 19.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Duluth County seat (85,556)
  • Hibbing (16,706)

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    Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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    Mercer County had not only the highest SAT score average for any county in the state at 1336, but also the third-highest county average in the U.S., bested only by Alameda County in California with a score of 1378 and Missouri's Saint Louis County at 1362.
    Secretary of State of Missouri Jason Kander, who is a Democratic Party nominee for the US Senate and State Representative Bill Otto, also Democratic Party's nominee for the US Senate and Steve Stagner, Chief Executive of Saint Louis County, were present at the event.
    TLC supports 60 individuals in 15 community-based residences in Saint Louis County. It generated revenues of approximately USD 7.4m for the 12-month period prior to the acquisition.
    The former Saint Louis County Jail escaped demolition when Blue Limit Development took on the project in 2010.
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    This Latin phrase gave us the English word "sincere." In an address to the First Evangelical Free Church of Saint Louis County Missouri, Michael P.
    Louis region also has been regarded as the best example of the long, futile struggle for metropolitan reform (urban historian Jon Teaford has said that "Nowhere did the battle for metropolitanism rage so loudly or long as in Saint Louis County.") In 1926, 1930, 1959, 1962, 1989, and 1990, attempts were made to either replace the multitude of governments with one regional body (the first four times), or to more modestly reduce the number of governments.
    In order to explain why and how the post-suburban polity developed, Teaford examines six representative counties in detail: Suffolk County and Nassau County, New York (Long Island); Oakland County, Michigan (north of Detroit); DuPage County, Illinois (west of Chicago); Saint Louis County, Missouri; and Orange County, California.
    In 1954, following a shooting incident between two county deputy sheriffs, county voters approved a referendum to replace the sheriff's office with the Saint Louis County Department of Police.

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