A Diverse, Culturally Rich, Historic St. Louis City Neighborhood

Diverse • Culturally Rich • Historic • St. Louis City Neighborhood


Originally, Grand-Bates was built up as a “streetcar suburb” – a residential community whose growth and development was strongly shaped by the use of streetcar lines as a primary means of transportation. Our mission today is to promote the diversity, rich culture, and history of this community in south Saint Louis city to visitors, neighbors, and the region.

Residents of Grand-Bates are working together to:

  • Foster block, neighborhood, and community pride
  • Strengthen the local economy
  • And promote our unique neighborhood with the rest of the city, metro area – and beyond

The Grand-Bates neighborhood is just a short stroll to many great amenities including:

Healthy Living
The Carondelet Park Rec Plex offers a variety of amenities and programs including state of the art workout equipment, indoor/outdoor pools, basketball courts, group fitness classes, youth athletics and much more
Good Eats
Grand Bates is conveniently located near a variety of eating establishments, bars and markets.
Outdoor Living
Carondelet Park ranks as St. Louis’ third largest park. It boasts a beautiful boathouse, a fantastic rec-center and pool, walking paths, tennis courts, ball fields, horseshoe pits, playgrounds, etc. Most of all, the location is impeccable.


South City Living

Grand-Bates residents are just minutes away from downtown and many of the great attractions featured in this video.