St. Charles

St. Charles County.

Population: 67,569.

St. Charles is the oldest city on the Missouri River, located west of St. Louis on the Katy Trail. Founded in 1769, It was the first state capitol. St. Charles has experienced healthy growth in new home construction, industry, and population. St. Charles is a charming tourist destination dedicated to preserving its history. Home to a vibrant Riverfront and Main Street and host to several minor league teams.