Lively, sophisticated inner-ring suburb.
University City is a vibrant inner-ring suburb of St. Louis full of diversity, learning and culture. The historical architecture and unique neighborhoods make it a desirable community to live.
University City has a robust business district along Delmar Boulevard, called The Loop. It’s full of ethnic and diverse restaurants, cafes, specialty stores, boutiques, music venues and galleries. Some of the local favorites include, Winslow's Table, Seoul Taco, Salt + Smoke and Corner 17. A popular destination along the loop is The Pageant, a live-music theater with tiered seating and cabaret tables. There’s something for everyone in the community’s thriving business districts.
The community is known for its beautiful neighborhoods with stately brick homes and tree-lined streets. Homes range from modest bungalows to historic mansions, from single-to-multi-family, apartment complexes and large senior retirement centers. Whatever housing you’re looking for, University City has it. The neighborhood is filled with over a dozen parks featuring nature trails, recreation fields, dog parks, picnic pavilions and many playgrounds to spend time with family and friends.
The community is served by The School District of University City. The campus of Washington University, a private research university in greater St. Louis, is also nearby.