Jefferson Avenue (St. Louis)

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Jefferson Avenue
Owner City of St. Louis
Maintained by St. Louis City Street Department[1]
Length 5.1 mi[2] (8.2 km)
Location St. Louis, Missouri
Nearest metro station Union Station
South end Route 366 / Broadway in Marine Villa
Route 30 in Benton Park
I-44 in McKinley Heights
Route 100 in Lafayette Square
I-64 / US 40 in Downtown West
Route D in Downtown West
North end Palm Street / Farrar Street in JeffVanderLou

Jefferson Avenue is a major, seven lane wide, north to south thoroughfare in the city of St. Louis, Missouri. For much of its run in south city Jefferson Avenue and Grand Boulevard take a parallel course, separated by about sixteen blocks. In the northern city, their concurrence varies some.


Jefferson Avenue does not connect to the Metrolink light rail service, but MetroBus route 11 (Chippewa) does travel along much of the route.

Places on Jefferson Avenue[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Street Department". City of St. Louis, Missouri. City of St. Louis. 2011. Retrieved March 19, 2015. 
  2. ^ Google (March 19, 2015). "Jefferson Avenue" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved March 19, 2015.