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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
OwnerCity of St. Louis
Maintained bySt. Louis City Street Department[1]
Length5.1 mi[2] (8.2 km)
LocationSt. Louis, Missouri
Nearest metro stationUnion 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 endPalm Street / Farrar Street in JeffVanderLou



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

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  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.