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Overview of Hazelwood, Missouri

Hazelwood is a city in St. Louis County located just north of St. Louis-Lambert International Airport.

The city of Hazelwood was originally incorporated as the Village of Hazelwood on September 7, 1949. When industry and business began flourishing in the valley, the city of Florissant attempted to annex what is now Hazelwood. However, a group of determined farmers banned together and successfully opposed the annexation to persevere the town. Today, the city has grown substantially and is one of the largest cities in St. Louis County. Hazelwood is home to nearly 26,000 residents and more than 800 businesses.


Hazelwood, MO Demographic Statistics

Here are some quick stats that describe the residents that make up the population:

  • The total population of Hazelwood is 24,974.
  • The population density stands at nearly 1,600 residents per square mile.
  • The average income in Hazelwood is $73,030.
  • Fifty-five percent of residents are white.
  • Nearly thirty-six percent of residents are black or African American.
  • Approximately four percent of citizens are Asian.
  • The median age of a Hazelwood, MO resident is 39 years old.


Things To Do Near Hazelwood, MO


The St. Louis POWERplex is the adaptive reuse of a former 1.5 million square foot shopping mall into a multi-use amateur sports complex featuring entertainment, retail, restaurants, and services. Family activities at the POWERplex include a climbing gym, mini-golf, go-kart racing, multi-theatre cineplex, arcade, ice skating, bowling, and laser tag. This place offers any source of entertainment one could dream of.

Rusty Wallace Karting Center

The Rusty Wallace Karting Center is located at the center of the St Louis Outlet Mall behind the St. Louis Blues Ice Zone. Formally known as NASCAR Speedpark, the RWKC offers 2 go-kart tracks, bumper boats, mini-golf, and video game fun for the whole family.

Saint Louis Zoo

Home to more than 13,000 animals representing 555 species, the Saint Louis Zoo is recognized worldwide for its innovative approaches to animal care and management, wildlife conservation, research, and education. Since its inception in 1910, the zoo has been renowned for its beautiful naturalistic exhibits and for its diverse collection of animals from the major continents and biomes of the world. One of the few free zoos in the nation, the Saint Louis Zoo attracts approximately three million visitors annually and is the most-visited attraction in the region.

The Gateway Arch

The famous national monument began in 1935 when President Franklin D. Roosevelt designed property along the St. Louis riverfront to be developed as the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (now known as Gateway Arch National Park). Visitors can take a tram ride to the top where 16 windows look out over downtown St. Louis, the Mississippi River, and Illinois. On clear days, the views can extend up to 30 miles east and west.


Hazelwood Emergency Resources

In most emergency situations, calling 911 is your best course of action to receive immediate care. The following is a list of some emergency services in the Hazelwood, MO area that you should call in the event of any current or pending emergency:

  • Hazelwood Fire Department – 314-731-3424
    • 6800 Howdershell Road, Hazelwood, MO 63042
  • Hazelwood Police Department – 314-838-5000
    • 415 Elm Grove Lane, Hazelwood, MO 63042
  • Northwest HealthCare – 314-953-6000
    • 1225 Graham Road, Florissant, MO 63031



Hiring a Hazelwood Personal Injury Lawyer

It is imperative that you find the appropriate Hazelwood personal injury attorney for your case.

Hiring a personal injury attorney is not a decision to take lightly. You deserve an experienced legal representative who will fight for the justice that you are entitled to. Some of the most crucial aspects of any personal injury lawsuit include proving liability for the injury and attempting mitigation. If your attorney can prove to the court that another party is liable for your injuries and that you made a concerted effort to treat your injuries; you are likely to be awarded maximum compensation. Your lawyer should be able to help you assess damages that you are making a claim for.

Reach out to an experienced Hazelwood personal injury lawyer at TorHoerman Law Firm to discuss your legal options free of charge.


Filing a Hazelwood Personal Injury Lawsuit

The civil lawsuit process requires extreme attention to detail and can be overwhelming to those without extensive legal knowledge.

It is recommended to have an experienced and trustworthy Hazelwood personal injury lawyer by your side so that they can guide you along the lengthy process. There are almost no downsides to receiving an initial opinion about your Hazelwood personal injury lawsuit eligibility. Damages are largely proven through evidence such as medical bills, photographs, videos, and other physical items. Being able to prove your suffering is crucial to your case as it not only shapes how the court determines liability but can also affect the amount of compensation you are awarded. Most personal injury lawsuits are settled outside of a courtroom. Thus, you will likely not have to attend a trial and the process is streamlined so that you will receive compensation sooner.

However, you can still be compensated through settlements that are resolved inside of court as well, even though they may take longer.


TorHoerman Law – Your Hazelwood Personal Injury Law Firm

The expert Hazelwood personal injury lawyers at TorHoerman Law can help guide you along your lawsuit process and road to recovery.

Our team of experienced attorneys specializes in Hazelwood personal injury lawsuits. Our Hazelwood personal injury law firm has a decorated history of successful settlements. We have won more than $4 billion in verdicts and negotiated settlements for our clients. Furthermore, TorHoerman Law operates on a contingency fee basis, which means you are not required to pay any legal fees unless we win your case.

Contact us today at 314-325-1369 or use the chatbot below for a free, instant no-obligation case consultation.



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