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Pros

-Cost of living
-Arts and culture
-Attractive historic districts

Cons

-Economic cycles
-High pollen/allergy score
-Commute times


What Bert Has To Say About Louisville Metro Area


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.


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Highlights


  • Location: Northern Kentucky along the Ohio River at the Indiana border, 100 miles southwest of Cincinnati
  • Country: United States
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Metro Area: Louisville Metro Area

Quick Facts About Louisville


    ECONOMY
    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.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Louisville Metro Area's cost of living is 12.00% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Louisville Metro Area's population is 1,278,410 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 25.09 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Louisville Metro Area is $140,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.51 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    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.

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