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Louisville (pronounced lou-ah-vul locally) is an industrial, shipping, and commercial center. It has a prosperous river-town character with a distinct Southern accent. Downtown contains a few modern buildings, but the skyline is indistinct overall. The shady historic districts east and south of town with gracious Southern-style Victorian era homes are far more interesting.


Mid-sized city - Northern Kentucky along the Ohio River at the Indiana border, 100 miles southwest of Cincinnati See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Kentucky
Metro Area: Louisville Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Louisville, Jeffersontown, ... 112 total
Zip Codes: 40214, 40216, ... 69 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 488 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Louisville

    The unemployment rate in Louisville Metro Area is 4.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Louisville Metro Area jobs have Increased by 0.18 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Louisville Metro Area's cost of living is 12.00% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Louisville Metro Area's Cost of Living
    Louisville Metro Area's population is 1,278,410 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 25.09 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Louisville Metro Area is $140,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.51%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Louisville Metro Area public schools spend $11,325 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.5 students per teacher in Louisville Metro Area. Learn more...

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