Affton is the perfect South St. Louis County suburb to live in if you want the suburban feel but don’t want to venture too far from your “city” roots and lifestyle. Located just west of the hipster “south city” and east of Crestwood you get the best of both the suburban and city living. Affton has that small town feel but within a quick 10-15 drive you are walking into Busch stadium to watch one of the greatest teams in baseball franchise history; Go Cardinals!
Affton is ranked #44 best suburbs to live in all of Missouri with a median home value of just under $150k. The Affton School district is highly rated and is #16 in best school districts in the St. Louis area (niche.com). With low crime rates and affordable home prices, Affton is the perfect place for the first time home buyer.