Geographically, Wildwood, Mo is the third largest city in the State of Missouri. http://www.mo.gov/ Encompassing about 68 square miles, there are many ZIP codes included in Wildwood, MO: 63005, 63011, 63021, 63025, 63038, 63040, 63069. However the U.S. Postal Service prefers that the Zip Code 63040 be called Grover, MO, but physically, it is within the 68 square miles of Wildwood.
Incorporated on September 1, 1995, Wildwood is considered one of the greenbelt areas and was once an unincorporated area of St. Louis County that was formed with the idea that planning and development would preserve the unique community.
With close to 11,000 residents per the 2000 census, Wildwood is a distant and more rural suburb of St. Louis County and the residents enjoy much more green space than other areas of St. Louis County, (478 residents per square mile as compared to 1,896 residents per square mile in St. Louis County).
Recreational facilities are abundant in Wildwood and Babler State Park http://www.mostteparks.com/babler.htm, Rockwoods Reservation (an area for conservation education and recreation) http://www.mdc.online/, and Greensfelder Park www.co.st-louis.mo.us/parks/greensfelder.html all offer numerous activities for residents.
One of the nicer concepts about Wildwood is that we have a town square, reminiscent of earlier communities where the town square was the gathering place. Residents can visit the square in the summer, enjoy dining outdoors at many of the restaurants and enjoy musical concerts as diverse as County Western, Zydeco and Cajun.
Wildwood is a great hometown, the schools are AAA rated Rockwood Schools, there is diversity in its residents, wildlife and panoramic views are abundant and beautiful scenery is just around the bend. Make your home here - we enjoy the good life in our work and leisure space! View Wildwood online at www.cityofwildwood.com