All you need to know about St Louis

Located on the border between Missouri and Illinois, St. Louis is a large city set on the banks of the Mississippi River.  St. Louis has a population of nearly 3 million people and is a major trade route and port city for the surrounding states and cities. Serviced apartments and corporate housing in St. Louis provide business travellers with a great alternative accommodation option.

St. Louis began life as a regional centre for Native American Mississippian culture. Founded by French settlers in the late 1700s the area bounced back and forth between European explorers throughout the following years. During the 1800s the United States gained back the area and the port of St. Louis began to take shape. The area quickly developed and expanded as a way of trading and soon became the fourth largest city in the U.S.A. It became an independent city in 1877.

Nowadays the economic base for St. Louis focuses on the service industry, manufacturing and tourism. The city boasts a diverse economy and is home to some major businesses including Centene, Boeing Defence, and Purina. St. Louis is also home to numerous Fortune 500 companies such as Express Scripts, Graybar Electric, and Edward Jones Investments. As well as these, the city is known for its pharmaceutical industry and presence in research institutions like Washington University. Furnished apartments and corporate housing in St. Louis allows guests more space and flexibility than other accommodation options and situates guests close to these businesses and workplaces.

Corporate housing in St. Louis also situates business travellers close to the attractions and landmarks that St. Louis is famous for. Guests can go and discover the iconic Gateway Arch Park and Museum. The incredible arch is the tallest manmade monument in the U.S and was built in the 1960s. The city is abundant with museums, galleries, and green parks to explore during your stay.

The city is crisscrossed with highways and four interstate highways connect the city to other surrounding cities and states. The city is also served by Metro, the nearest airport is St. Louis Lambert International Airport.

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