Delcrest, University City, MO

Delcrest Neighborhood Guide University City, MO

About

Delcrest is a charming neighborhood nestled in University City, Missouri. Characterized by tree-lined avenues, this neighborhood is located between Page Avenue and Olive Boulevard, providing easy, fast access to major highways. Close proximity to the entertainment and dining options in the Delmar Loop, a six-block entertainment and shopping district, adds to the allure of Delcrest. The iconic University City Public Library and the Heman Park are within walking distance, making Delcrest a destination for both families and young professionals.

What You Will Love about Delcrest, University City, Missouri

  • The easy accessibility to both Page Avenue and Olive Boulevard, allowing residents to move easily through the city.
  • The beautiful tree-lined streets that give the neighborhood a quaint, peaceful ambiance.
  • Its close proximity to the vibrant Delmar Loop, providing an array of dining, shopping, and entertainment options.
  • The neighborhood's closeness to the University City Public Library and Heman Park, offering opportunities for recreation and learning.

What’s Nearby

Delcrest is adjacent to the Delmar Loop, known for its eclectic mix of international cuisine, live music, and boutique shopping experiences. The neighborhood is also a stone's throw away from the University City Public Library and Heman Park, a popular local spot for sports, picnics, and outdoor activities. A quick commute will bring residents to downtown St. Louis, expanding the possibilities for entertainment, dining, and culture.

Lifestyle

Life in Delcrest offers a blend of suburban tranquility with close proximity to urban excitement. The neighborhood is ideal for those who appreciate a quiet, tree-lined retreat while being within walking distance of lively dining and entertainment venues. Residents enjoy an active lifestyle with the vast recreational options at Heman Park and cultural enrichment at the nearby University City Public Library.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 54 restaurants, 10 grocery stores, and 7 parks within a mile of the Delcrest neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Schnucks

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    8867 Ladue Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Ladue Crossing Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.3 miles

    8885 Ladue Rd

  • GROCERY
    Extra Virgin an Olive Ovation

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    8829 Ladue Rd

  • GROCERY
    Straub's

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    8282 Forsyth Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    Graybar

    Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    0.9 miles

    34 N Meramec Ave

  • GROCERY
    China Town Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    8150 Olive Blvd

Delcrest Apartments and Rentals

70 Rental properties in Delcrest, University City, MO.

  • MainStay Suites St. Louis Galleria property

    $1,500+

    MainStay Suites St. Louis Galleria

    Studio • 1 Bath

    500 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • CG Investments property

    $900+

    CG Investments

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    675–900 Sqft

  • Fontainebleau Apartments property

    $1,049+

    Fontainebleau Apartments

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    600–920 Sqft

  • Hawthorne School Apartments property

    $990+

    Hawthorne School Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    733–1428 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • The Residences at the Boulevard property

    $1,025+

    The Residences at the Boulevard

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    525–1428 Sqft

  • 7342 Canton Ave property

    $1,425

    7342 Canton Ave

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1139 Sqft

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
6.6%
15.9%
utilities
5.5%
7.5%
food
1.1%
3.6%
transportation
0.3%
10.3%
healthcare
0.8%
7%

Delcrest Demographics

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Delcrest Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

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  • Area Has Litter

    No

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  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

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  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

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