Community Profile

Maplewood HomeLocation, Location, Location!

The City of Maplewood is centrally located in mid-St. Louis County. It is bordered by the City of St. Louis to the east, Webster Groves to the south, Brentwood to the west and Richmond Heights to the north.
  • Maplewood has direct links to Highways 40 and 44, providing quick access to the City of St. Louis and St. Louis County.
  • The major thoroughfares of Hanley Road, Big Bend Boulevard, and Laclede Station Road intersect Manchester Avenue within Maplewood.
  • Maplewood is only a 5-minute drive to Clayton, a 10-minute drive to downtown St. Louis and 15 minutes from Lambert International Airport.
  • Approximately 33,000 cars pass through the intersection of Big Bend and Manchester daily.

Great Neighborhoods and an Award-winning School District

Historically, Maplewood developed in phases starting from the mid-1800's and running through to the 21st century. The residential areas of Maplewood offer a very eclectic mix of classical housing styles ranging from wood clapboard Victorians to Arts & Crafts style bungalows and "gingerbread" brick bungalows to 21st century townhomes.

The Maplewood Richmond Heights School District is intertwined in Maplewood's rich architectural history boasting a high school building designed by the famous architect, William Ittner. The school district offers education beginning with an early childhood center and running through senior year of high school. Take a look at their Video Report Card to the Community . For more information visit the Maplewood Richmond Heights School District online.

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Major Employers

Number of Employees
Sunnen Products Company 655
Enterprise Rent A Car 625
Maplewood Richmond Heights School District 200
Shop 'N' Save 145
Essex Industries 122
Allegiance Health Care 108