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 Profile of Ladue
by Sid Cameron, (Data by: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000)

Established in 1936, Ladue is a centrally located inner-ring suburb of St. Louis, Missouri that boasts the highest median household income of any city in Missouri (over 1,000 people). As of 2008, the median household income was $161,613- more than three times the state average of $46,867.

Two interstate highways service Ladue. I-170, which runs north/south, gives Ladue easy access to Lambert International Airport. I-64, also known as Highway 40, runs east/west and connecting Ladue to the region's two major business districts- downtown St. Louis (roughly a 10-15 minute drive) and the neighboring City of Clayton which is home to five Fortune 1,000 companies and Enterprise Rent-A-Car. The regional MetroLink subway system can also be accessed in Clayton.

Ladue is mostly a residential community with no major business district or employers of it's own. The Market Place in Ladue, located on Clayton Road near Warson Road, does however feature a variety of smaller businesses and boutique shops. More information is available at shopladue.com.

With it's status of wealth, Ladue also enjoys a variety of recreational facilities including golf and country clubs- The Bogey Golf Club, St Louis Country Club, Log Cabin Club, Old Warson Country Club and Deer Creek Club.

Tiles Park, a 76 acre county park, offers fishing, athletic fields, tennis courts, trails, picnic sites and playgrounds. It is known locally for it's holiday light display that runs from Nov-Jan every year.

An estimated 72% of Ladue residents 25 years old and over have a college degree with an estimated 32% holding an advanced graduate or professional degree.

Highlights from the U.S. Census taken in 2000 includes:

 


 

Ladue, Missouri Demographic Profile Highlights:


General Characteristics

Number

Percent

U.S.

Total population

8,645

 

 

Male

4,124

47.7

49.1%

Female

4,521

52.3

50.9%

Median age (years)

47.7

(X)

35.3

Under 5 years

398

4.6

6.8%

18 years and over

6,528

75.5

74.3%

65 years and over

1,971

22.8

12.4%

Average household size

2.51

(X)

2.59

Average family size

2.94

(X)

3.14

 

 

 

 

Total housing units

3,557

 

 

Occupied housing units

3,414

96.0

91.0%

Owner-occupied housing units

3,126

91.6

66.2%

Renter-occupied housing units

288

8.4

33.8%

Vacant housing units

143

4.0

9.0%

 

 

 

 

Social Characteristics

Number

Percent

U.S.

Population 25 years and over

6,253

 

 

High school graduate or higher

6,154

98.4

80.4%

Bachelor's degree or higher

4,492

71.8

24.4%

 

 

 

 

Economic Characteristics

Number

Percent

U.S.

In labor force (population 16 years and over)

3,703

54.1

63.9%

Mean travel time to work in minutes (workers 16 years and over)

18.9

(X)

25.5

Median household income in 1999 (dollars)

141,720

(X)

41,994

Median family income in 1999 (dollars)

179,328

(X)

50,046

Per capita income in 1999 (dollars)

89,623

(X)

21,587

 

 

 

 

Housing Characteristics

Number

Percent

U.S.

Single-family owner-occupied homes

3,005

 

 

Median value (dollars)

585,300

(X)

119,600

Median of selected monthly owner costs

(X)

(X)

 

With a mortgage (dollars)

2,776

(X)

1,088

Not mortgaged (dollars)

771

(X)

295

(X) Not applicable.


Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000


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