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. 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