Why Live in Chesterfield, MO?
Incorporated in 1988 and covering approximately 32 square miles in suburban St. Louis County, the City of Chesterfield, Missouri is a thriving residential and business community.
Chesterfield is located just 25 minutes west of downtown St. Louis along Interstate 64. It is a special place where gleaming mid-level office buildings, tree-lined neighborhoods, shopping centers and rustic horse farms have found a way to blend harmoniously upon a 32-square mile canvas of rolling hills and lush green valleys.
More than 47,000 people call Chesterfield home. The City is a wonderful blend of attractive homes, excellent senior living facilities, top-rated school districts, houses of worship, unlimited shopping and dining destinations, along with historic and cultural attractions.
Chesterfield residents enjoy a quality of life that is unique in that everything you need is right here in Chesterfield. This includes two top-rated public school districts, a Top-50 rated hospital in St. Luke's and other quality health-care providers, and unlimited shopping, dining and recreational activities.
It is a community that has benefited from amazing foresight, imagination, commitment and collaboration of people who live and work here. Incorporated only in 1988, it is a new city with a rich history. It's an example of what can happen when residents, civic and business leaders work toward a shared vision to create an outstanding community in which to live, work, and play.