A Circa Guide to Wydown SkinkerThe Wydown Skinker neighborhood is one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in the city. Large homes, many built in the 1920's, grace tree lined private streets. Large houses on Skinker Boulevard are directly across the street from Forest Park and all of its amenities. Washington University is right next door, as is Clayton, Missouri, one of St. Louis' finest suburbs and the seat of the St. Louis County Government. Skinker also houses several high rise apartment and condominium buildings, and smaller apartment buildings are located on several side streets. The neighborhood features many shops, restaurants, and other businesses, as well as schools, churches, and medical facilities.
|Total area||0.7 sq mi (1.8 km2)|
|Population||6,904 (3,808 /km2)|
|Zip code(s)||Part of 63109|