The Ville, Saint Louis, MO

The Ville Neighborhood Guide Saint Louis, MO

About

The Ville is a historic African-American neighborhood located in North Saint Louis. Abutting Martin Luther King Drive to the south and St. Louis Avenue to the North, the neighborhood is marked by its strong community ties and rich heritage. Owing to its proximity to the city center, The Ville boasts an easy commute to downtown St. Louis. It is also home to important city landmarks like Sumner High School, Homer G. Phillips Hospital, and Annie Malone Children and Family Service Center.

What You Will Love about The Ville, Saint Louis, Missouri

  • A sense of strong community and rich African-American heritage can be felt in Ville's community-led initiatives and historic landmarks.
  • The Ville's close proximity to downtown St. Louis makes your work commute easy and short.
  • Amidst urban life, the neighborhood is adorned with a fair share of green spaces for leisure and recreation.

What’s Nearby

The Ville is near downtown St. Louis, making it ideal for people who work in the city. Ville's close neighbors include the Greater Ville and the Fairground neighborhoods. It's also not too far from St. Louis Art Museum and the Missouri History Museum, perfect for weekend outings.

Lifestyle

Life in The Ville offers an amalgamation of urban and community lifestyle. The neighborhood is bustling with local businesses and services, while also home to community centers and educational institutions. It's a community where everyone knows their neighbors, fostering a strong sense of camaraderie.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 57 restaurants, 22 grocery stores, and 5 parks within a mile of the The Ville neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Martins Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    4324 Dr Martin Luther King Dr

  • GROCERY
    Art's Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    2921 N Newstead Ave

  • GROCERY
    Regal Markets

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    2800 N Sarah St

  • GROCERY
    Dr J's Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.7 miles

    3918 Page Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Sarah Easton Poultry Fish and Egg Mkt

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store / Supermarket, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.8 miles

    1300 N Vandeventer Ave

  • GROCERY
    Star Packing Co.

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.8 miles

    3813 Cote Brilliante Ave

The Ville Apartments and Rentals

121 Rental properties in The Ville, Saint Louis, MO.

  • One Hundred Above the Park property

    $2,325+

    One Hundred Above the Park

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    541–1757 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Midtown 300 property

    $851+

    Midtown 300

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    337–520 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • The Orion property

    $2,290+

    The Orion

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    10+ Units Available

  • Convent Gardens property

    $937+

    Convent Gardens

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    400–708 Sqft

    10 Units Available

  • The Stetson property

    $750+

    The Stetson

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    475–1100 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Jackson Arms property

    $952+

    Jackson Arms

    Studio • 1 Bath

    560 Sqft

    3 Units Available

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%

The Ville Demographics

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The Ville Reviews

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  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Tree Lined Streets

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Near Downtown

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

The Ville Transportation

walk bike and transit

Somewhat Walkable

57/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

52/100
Bike Score®

The Ville Schools

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