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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Lafayette Square Saint Louis

My immediate neighbors are very nice. There are several restaurants and bars within walking distance.

The area is quiet and convenient to downtown area .. very close to my job.great are to walk in the parks

How safe it is to walk animals during the day and at night. Being familiar with neighbors around the area

Close to bars and restaurants. Very vibrant area with lots of activities all the time. Friendly people who have a strong bond to the neighborhood.

Who Lives Here

Lafayette Square Saint Louis Demographics

Education

High School

24%

Associate's

31%

Bachelor's

26%

Master's

15%

Doctorate

4%

Family Size

2 people

51%

3 people

29%

4 people

19%

5 people

1%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

44%

50-100k

32%

100-150k

13%

150-200k

3%

200k+

8%

Age

0-10

17%

10-20

3%

20-45

48%

45-65

23%

65+

9%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Lafayette Square Saint Louis?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

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*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Lafayette Square Saint Louis

Lafayette Square Saint Louis Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

32%

15-30 Mins

43%

30-40 Mins

17%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

4%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 8080

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Percentage: 6161

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Percentage: 4949

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Top Scores: Coffee, Medicine, Grocery

Things To Do In Lafayette Square Saint Louis

Top Score

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 61% more coffee shops than average
  3. 73% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Lafayette Square Saint Louis doesn't tip the scales.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 58% more medical facilities than average
  3. 80% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Lafayette Square Saint Louis serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 23% more restaurants than average
  3. 54% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Lafayette Square Saint Louis is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 66% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 70% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Lafayette Square Saint Louis.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Lafayette Square Saint Louis is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. An average number of daycares
  3. A standard number of daycares compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Lafayette Square Saint Louis.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Lafayette Square Saint Louis could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. 33% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? Lafayette Square Saint Louis has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Lafayette Square Saint Louis is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 40% more gas stations than average
  3. 7% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Lafayette Square Saint Louis Features

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

Noise Late At Night

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Has Litter

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Lafayette Square Saint Louis Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Lafayette Square Saint Louis

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Living in Saint Louis, MO

Lafayette Square Apartments for Rent - St. Louis, MO

Looking for an apartment in Lafayette Square, a densely populated neighborhood near St. Louis, MO? This is a renter-friendly community, with 63% of residents renting their homes. Residents are well-educated, with a large number having postgraduate degrees. Residents of Lafayette Square will want to have a car, since 94% of residents use their vehicles to get around. The average commute takes about 25 minutes.