Compton Hill, Saint Louis, MO

Compton Hill Neighborhood Guide Saint Louis, MO

About

Compton Hill is a vibrant neighborhood located in Saint Louis, Missouri. Known for its historic charm, the neighborhood is home to the beautiful Compton Hill Reservoir Park and the magnificent Compton Hill Water Tower. It boasts easy access to major roads with Interstate 44 to the south and is just a short drive from downtown. Compton Hill offers a perfect blend of urban living with a touch of history.

What You Will Love about Compton Hill, Saint Louis, Missouri:

  • The historic Compton Hill Water Tower offers breathtaking views of the entire city.
  • Enjoy a stroll or picnic in the tranquil Compton Hill Reservoir Park, which also hosts various community events.
  • The neighborhood is rich in historic architecture, adding a distinctive charm to the area.
  • It's a short drive from the neighborhood to the bustling downtown Saint Louis, offering plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

What's Nearby:

Compton Hill is near several popular areas in Saint Louis. The neighborhood is a short distance from the Missouri Botanical Garden, an oasis in the city featuring beautiful plant collections. The thriving South Grand district is also nearby, known for its diverse dining options and vibrant nightlife.

Lifestyle:

Compton Hill offers a relaxed, community-oriented lifestyle while still being close to the hustle and bustle of the city's downtown area. Most residents enjoy the scenic beauty of Compton Hill Reservoir Park and the neighborhood's walkability, making it an ideal place for those seeking a balance between city life and natural charm.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 87 restaurants, 14 grocery stores, and 8 parks within a mile of the Compton Hill neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Barnett's Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    2600 Virginia Ave

  • GROCERY
    Ruler Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    2700 S Grand Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Save-A-Lot

    Retail, Discount Store, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    1631 S Jefferson Ave

  • GROCERY
    Edmond's Chile Co.

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    3236 Oregon Ave

  • GROCERY
    Taj Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    3301 Humphrey St

  • GROCERY
    Jay International Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    3172 S Grand Blvd

Compton Hill Apartments and Rentals

76 Rental properties in Compton Hill, Saint Louis, MO.

  • Senate Square property

    $875+

    Senate Square

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    570–940 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 1806 Allen Ave #2 property

    $895

    1806 Allen Ave #2

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    800 Sqft

  • 2005 Russell Blvd #1W property

    $1,400

    2005 Russell Blvd #1W

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1300 Sqft

  • 2722 Salena St #2ND property

    $900

    2722 Salena St #2ND

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    800 Sqft

  • 2005 Lynch St #B property

    $1,750

    2005 Lynch St #B

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1320 Sqft

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
7.6%
27.1%
utilities
8.9%
20.1%
food
1.3%
5.9%
transportation
0%
10%
healthcare
1.2%
5.1%

Compton Hill Demographics

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Compton Hill Reviews

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  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Near Downtown

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Near Highways

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

Compton Hill Schools

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52%
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6%
DowntownNeighborhood in Bridgeton, Missouri$1,179
52%
DowntownNeighborhood in Saint-ann, Missouri$1,179
52%
DowntownNeighborhood in Hazelwood, Missouri$1,179
52%
Soulard Historic DistrictNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri$1,595
2%
Downtown WestNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri$640--
DutchtownNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Gravois ParkNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Shaw Historic DistrictNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Forest Park SoutheastNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri$1,350
15%
Benton Park WestNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Gate DistrictNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri$905
5%
Benton Park Historic DistrictNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
DogtownNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Tower Grove SouthNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Prairie des NoyesNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Downtown EastNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri$1,179
52%
Marine VillaNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
NorthamptonNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Kingshighway HillsNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Mount PleasantNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
Southwest GardenNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
DeBaliviere PlaceNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri$750--
Holly HillsNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
West EndNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri----
PatchNeighborhood in Saint-louis, Missouri$920
8%