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Welcome to Saint Peters ...

The city of Saint Peters is located in Saint Charles County<1>.

The location of Saint Peters has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Saint Peters: St. Peters

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint Peters has a population of 58,212 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Saint Peters.

Saint Peters is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Saint Peters lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Saint Peters lies within the (636) area code.

The ZIP code for Saint Peters: 63376<5>

Websites for Saint Peters ...

Official Website: www.stpetersmo.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint Peters had an population of 58,212 people. This is an increase of 10.72% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Peters had a population of 52,575 people (or 14.58% of the total population of Saint Charles County). This makes Saint Peters the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Saint Peters represents 0.88% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 52,575 people, the population of Saint Peters increased 2.32% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 51,381 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Peters.

Adding Saint Peters to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Saint Peters in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Saint Peters elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Saint Peters on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Saint Peters ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Saint Peters - they are located in Colorado, Louisiana, Manitoba (2), Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saint Peters.

Communities near Saint Peters ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Saint Peters.

  • Florissant [Saint Louis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florissant
    • Florissant [Saint Louis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Saint Peters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,952 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florissant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florissant
  • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesterfield
    • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Saint Peters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,538 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesterfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<7>
  • Wentzville [Saint Charles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wentzville
    • Wentzville [Saint Charles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Saint Peters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,784 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wentzville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wentzville<7>
  • Wildwood [Saint Louis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildwood
    • Wildwood [Saint Louis County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Saint Peters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,432 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wildwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wildwood<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • University City [Saint Louis City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University City
      • University City [Saint Louis City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Saint Peters
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University City
    • Ballwin [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ballwin
      • Ballwin [Saint Louis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Saint Peters
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,082 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ballwin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ballwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ballwin<7>
    • Kirkwood [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kirkwood
      • Kirkwood [Saint Louis County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Saint Peters
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,807 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkwood
    • Maryland Heights [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maryland Heights
      • Maryland Heights [Saint Louis County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Saint Peters
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,956 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maryland Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maryland Heights
    • Hazelwood [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazelwood
      • Hazelwood [Saint Louis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Saint Peters
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,117 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazelwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazelwood<7>
    • Webster Groves [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Webster Groves
      • Webster Groves [Saint Louis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Saint Peters
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,819 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster Groves have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webster Groves

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Peters. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saint Peters.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saint Peters. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Saint Peters.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint Peters. See our Newspapers Page for Saint Peters.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Peters ...

Looking for more information about Saint Peters? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Saint Peters, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Peters.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Saint Charles County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Peters: www.stpetersmo.net/

The official website for Saint Charles County: www.saintcharlescounty.org/

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Saint Charles, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Peters.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Peters - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Saint Peters). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint Peters or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Peters) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Peters. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Peters

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Peters. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7827, Longitude: -90.6058       In this case, the coordinates for Saint Peters have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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