What might be the best city to live in the Metro East?
Stay tuned and I will give you that answer!
Hi everyone! I’m Bryan Vogt and welcome to another episode of Living the St. Louis Metro-East Lifestyle! Where we highlight the best, this amazing area has to offer!
What city was founded in 1818, the same year Illinois became a state? Is the third oldest city in the state. Where Abraham Lincoln traveled too twice. Was Recently named the number one city for young families in Illinois. And also, where the actress Laurie Metcalf, one of the stars of Rosanne, was raised in?
If you guessed the beautiful city of Edwardsville, you would be right!
Being a native to the metro-east I am not sure if there is a city that offers so much to its residence!
Even though I could go thru an entire laundry list of reasons why Edwardsville is such a great place to raise a family. I have shortened it to the top three!
Let’s dive in!
#1 Phenomenal Schools When it comes to education! Edwardsville has your children covered from kindergarten all the way to when they receive their master’s degree at SIU Edwardsville. And then maybe moving out! Maybe! The schools are constantly ranked in the top tier in the state for their commitment to education! Also, the amazing facilities they provide for the kids. With grade schools and Jr. highs having tennis courts, football, baseball, and soccer fields and the high school having even more for their students!
#2 Business Is Booming The explosion of new business in the city gives residents the opportunity to not only live but work in the same city! Of course, the city is a stone’s throw away from three major interstates making it a breeze to get to downtown St. Louis to catch a Blues or Cardinals game. Or to get anywhere in the Metro east in minutes. Or for that matter, anywhere in the state you so desire!
3# Homes and subdivisions to die for! Some of the best in luxury living is located in Edwardsville. Whether you looking to live in the Hunter Crossing, Stonebooke, or The Oaks subdivisions, just to name a few. To the super luxurious subdivisions such as Dunlap Lake, Goshen Woods, and Meadows, to the very high-end Ebbits field! Edwardsville has you covered in the best of the best in opulent living!
I have had the pleasure to have helped countless families find their dream home here! So if you know of any families looking to move to Edwardsville. Please feel free to drop me a line and I would love to help them purchase the home of their dreams!
Of course, I didn’t even touch on the
The incredible parks
The fantastic art museum
And so much more.! If you are looking for a great place to live, work, and raise a family. Look no further than Edwardsville Illinois!
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