Advertising in St. Louis


St. Louis, the second-largest city in Missouri, is located on the Mississippi River. Famous for its Gateway Arch, the tallest man-made monument in the United States, The city boasts numerous museums and attractions and is the economic and cultural center of the state. Major industries include bioscience, health-care and education. In addition to its importance as a biotech and business center, its position on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers and the Port of St. Louis, reinforce the city’s importance as a gateway between the Eastern and Western regions of United States.

  • Estimated Population :308,626
  • Foreign born :6.30%
  • Language other than English spoken at home :8.90%
  • High school graduates :84.50%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher :33.00%
  • Median Household income :$ 36,809
  • Per Capita income :$ 25,434
  • Population per sq. mile :5,157
  • White :45.60%,Black or African :47.90%,American Indian :0.20%,Asian :3.10%,Others :3.20%

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Events in St. Louis


January
  • The Loop Ice Carnival
  • STL Motorcycle Show
  • St. Louis Auto Show
February
  • Soulard Mardi Gras
March
  • Missouri Valley Conference Men’s Basketball Championship
April
  • GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend
  • St. Louis Earth Day Festival
May
  • Circus Flora
  • Art Fair at Laumeier
June
  • Shakespeare Festival St. Louis
  • PrideFest St. Louis
July
  • Fair Saint Louis
  • Let Them Eat Art
  • St. Louis Brewers Heritage Festival
August
  • PGA Championship
  • Bommarito Automotive 500 Verizon IndyCar Series Race
  • Festival of Nations
September
  • Japanese Festival
  • Big Muddy Blues Festival
  • Saint Louis Art Fair
  • LouFest Music Festival
October
  • Annual Historic Shaw Art Fair
  • Best of Missouri Market
November
  • St. Louis International Film Festival
  • Ameren Missouri Festival of Lights
  • Ameren Missouri Thanksgiving Day Parade
December
  • Tillis Park Winter Wonderland
  • Anheuser-Busch Brewery Lights
  • Garden Glow at the Missouri Botanical Garden

Business & Education in St. Louis


  • The city is home to 9 Fortune 500 companies. They are Express Scripts, Emerson Electric, Monsanto, Reinsurance Group of America, Centene, Peabody Energy, Ameren, Graybar Electric and Edward Jones Investments. Other companies of note headquartered in St. Louis include Anheuser-Busch, Arch Coal, Hardee’s, HOK, and Nestlé Purina PetCare.
  • There are 3 public universities located within the city limits: University of Missouri – St. Louis, Harris-Stowe State University. Private colleges in the city include Saint Louis University, Washington University in St. Louis, and Missouri Baptist University.