Thinking of moving to Missouri? You’re not alone! With a population of nearly six million people, “The Show-Me State” has a rich history and culture. St. Charles, MO, is a particularly great place to experience everything that Missouri has to offer.

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 In fact, more new residents moved into St. Charles County than anywhere else in Missouri from 2008 to 2009, according to the U.S. Census. The community attracted 5,772 new residents in that year. One driving factor is the prosperous housing market in St. Charles. Currently, the median home cost is about $175,000—far lower than neighboring areas. Whether you’re buying or renting, the affordable housing prices make moving to Missouri a great investment.

Additionally, the cost of living and rate of unemployment in St. Charles are both far lower than the national averages. If you’re moving to Missouri with a family, there are great educational opportunities for children, too! The two school districts that make up the area have been awarded “Great School Ratings” of 7 and 8 out of 10, respectively.

Both children and adult residents alike can learn about Missouri’s long, involved history in the establishment of the United States. The ten-block, 200-year-old Historic Main Street in St. Charles is Missouri’s first and largest historic district and one of the largest in the U.S.

With ample employment and education, affordable living and an established, historical community—what’s not to love?

If you’re planning a move to St. Charles, call the Missouri moving experts at A. Frisella Moving & Storage Services! One of our friendly representatives can help you get started, or you can fill out our quick and easy online form for a free estimate.