Residents of this rapidly growing city already know it. But St. Peters is ranked as the #1 best place to live in Missouri. According to Money magazine, “If you’re looking for a place with great job opportunities but a homey, small-town feel, you’ll find few spots better fitting than St. Peters. Don’t let its booming business fool you, though. St. Peters is still a family town.” And its recent population growth is a testament to how much residents enjoy the city. As recently as 1970, St. Peters had a population of just 486. In the last fifty years, it’s exploded to over 57,000 residents.
With so many city amenities to choose from, it’s no wonder people are flocking to St. Peters. From the St. Peters Rec-Plex and Cultural Arts Centre to 25 different parks, over 200 neighborhoods, and plenty of unique businesses, this bustling community is only set to keep growing.