About Bel-Nor

The City of Bel-Nor is a northwestern suburban city of St. Louis in St. Louis County, Missouri.  Founded in 1937 as the Village of Bel-Nor, residents voted to become the City of Bel-Nor in April 2015. Many of its neighborhood streets are filled with stately brick homes along quiet, tree-lined streets. The city has  about 750 residential properties and roughly 1,502 residents.


Bel-Nor is just minutes from highways 170 and 70, Lambert International Airport, the University of Missouri Saint Louis campus (which is partially within Bel-Nor) and many businesses and restaurants. Bel-Nor is also home to Incarnate Word Academy. Neighboring communities include: Bellerive Acres, Bel-Ridge, Greendale, Normandy, and Pasadena.

Did You Know?

  • The book and film "The Exorcist" was based on an exorcism that happened when Jesuits from St. Louis University performed the rites of exorcism in 1949 on a 13-year-old boy in a house in Bel-Nor.

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