Located approximately 15 miles west of the City of St. Louis, the City of Manchester offers a mix of old and new. The city of Manchester boasts a small town atmosphere coupled with modern shopping experiences. Historic charm is evidenced by the presence of 34 structures built in the 1840s through 1912. While Manchester is likely 200 years old, there are newer home developments throughout the municipality.
Population is under 19,000 within a five square mile area. Manchester is proud of its uniquely historic heritage, founded over 200 years ago and committed to maintaining its friendly, old world charm. The Lyceum, constructed in 1894, was restored in 1977 and now serves as the City Hall. The Lyceum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
There are 5 parks within the Manchester city limits, encompassing 54 acres.
High quality municipal services and excellent schools are features of Manchester. Manchester Road, a major thoroughfare, provides access to retail, commercial and light industrial. Small town atmospheres and convenient access to the metropolitan area characterize the community. If you're on a search for property in thriving, yet welcoming, neighborhood, you've come to the right place. Housing varies from single family homes and town homes to apartments, duplexes and luxury condominiums. Available lots vary from one-half to three acres.