Eureka is nestled among the rolling hills and limestone of Southwest St. Louis County. Eureka is unique among other St. Louis County communities for its retention of a small-town atmosphere while still providing access to a major metropolitan area. The City of Eureka is located just several minutes East of Franklin County and a mere 20 minutes West of the City of St. Louis, providing nearby access to concerts, shopping, employers, the arts and countless other activities and attractions throughout the entire St. Louis Metropolitan Area. Beautiful local and State parks and surrounding terrain, quality schools, affordable housing and a very low crime rate are just a few of the amenities that make Eureka a great place to live, work and visit.
The City of Eureka is located within the award-winning Rockwood School District. The Rockwood School District has been awarded the “Distinction in Performance” award by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and a “Gold Medal” rating from Expansion Management Magazine. Rockwood school district is ranked number 4 out of 529 schools! Rockwood consistently gets a "9 out of 10" ranking, with a 96% graduation rate.
You can visit the local amenities such as Six-Flags amusement park, Eureka's recreational center known as The Timbers, and Hidden Valley ski resort to hit the slopes, swim and ride. Route 66 State Park is a wonderful place to play, bike, hike, fish or boat in the Meramec river. Another hot spot in Eureka is The Endangered Wolf Center, where you can tour and volunteer to help the endangered species! With so much to do in this safe and thriving community, you will not be disappointed with Eureka!
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