Maryland Heights is a second-ring west-central suburb of St. Louis, located in St. Louis County, Missouri. The city was incorporated in 1985. Edwin L. Dirck was elected the city's first mayor. Mark M. Levin has been City Administrator since August 1985.
Maryland Heights is well known for its shopping; with electronic stores, office equipment stores and computer shops and plenty of others lining the streets, you'll find yourself spoiled for choice. Finding a fun and educational place to take your children is easy here and you no longer have to settle for the movies or the mall. There's everything you need here to keep yourself busy and active daily, such as gymnastics, golfing and playing at recreation centers, nobody in the family will be bored. You will never be hungry living in this city, since you only have to walk a couple of blocks to find food from all over the world, such as pizza, fast food and Indian. Records indicate that this city has less crime than average, which means you'll feel safe wherever you go.
In Maryland Heights, the average listing price this year is $142,019, an small increase of 2.1 percent from the year prior. At the same time, inventory increased slightly by 4.3 percent to reach 72 listings in this year. Some of the homes situated in Maryland Heights feature built-in fireplaces, so a couple or family could easily enjoy a warm, pleasant evening by the fire. Certain homes in this place have a hallway bathroom; a convenient feature for dinner party guests and other visitors to use. Many homes in Maryland Heights have pools which encourage family and friends to come together to relax, swim and enjoy the sun.