Characterized as a young and vibrant city, Chesterfield is ideally located along the high-tech corridor of U.S. Highway 40 or Interstate 64. Approximately 25 minutes west of downtown St. Louis, the community is home to welcoming neighborhoods, gleaming office buildings, bustling shopping centers, and rustic horse farms. Newcomers will discover a place where reverence for the past blends seamlessly with a progressive attitude. Set along the banks of the Missouri River, the city’s landscape encompasses high bluffs, rolling hills, and grassy meadows. Chesterfield’s wide range of custom housing surrounds Westfield Shoppingtown Chesterfield Mall, one of the region’s leading retail destinations.
While residents enjoy the conveniences of an urban lifestyle, the region preserves its provincial characteristics in many lush parks and well-landscaped developments. A bustling community, Chesterfield residents take pride in their city’s many major attractions including the Chesterfield Sports Complex, U.S. Ice Sports Complex, and Spirit of St. Louis Airport. Chesterfield is also home to one of Greater St. Louis’ most popular attractions, Faust Park. This attraction features summer concerts, an historic village and a 1920s carousel, and the Butterfly House with its education center. With two college campuses and several outstanding public school facilities within the community, Chesterfield offers an enviable quality of life.