Ballwin was established in 1837. The community was named for John Ball, who settled at the town site in 1804.
Named as "One of America's Best Places to Live" by Money Magazine in 2005, 2011, 2013 and as recently in 2019, Ballwin continues to pride itself on offering a wide range of programs and services to its residents. 30,404 people choose to call this dynamic community home.
Located in the heart of prestigious West St. Louis County, Ballwin is within 30 minutes of five major universities and colleges, served by a AAA-rated Rockwood and Parkway School districts, and continually works to promote and facilitate commercial development while strengthening the relationship between business and community.
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