Louisville, Kentucky 

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Population

615,478

5% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$44,806

Avg. Home Price

$156,300

Best Places to Live in Louisville, Kentucky

Mid-sized city - Northern Kentucky along the Ohio River at the Indiana border, 100 miles southwest of Cincinnati
Pros
-Cost of living
-Arts and culture
-Attractive historic districts
Cons
-Economic cycles
-High pollen/allergy score
-Commute times

Local Listings in Louisville, KY
 $155,000 
1430 Garvey Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1000 SqFt
 $155,000 
1430 Garvey Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1000 SqFt
 $175,000 
8605 Emrich Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 2305 SqFt
 $185,000 
Justice Way # XGQ4P3
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1200 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Kentucky
County: Jefferson County
Metro Area: Louisville Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Louisville
Zip Codes: 40214, 40216, 40299, 40219, 40229, 40272, 40291, 40245, 40218, 40220, 20 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 488 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Louisville is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Louisville jobs have increased by 1.46%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Louisville's cost of living is 3.70% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Louisville's Cost of Living

VOTING
Jefferson county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Louisville's population is 615,478 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 5.26%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Louisville is $161,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.33%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Louisville

SCHOOLS
Louisville public schools spend $12,392 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Louisville. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Louisville

It's a good time to buy in Louisville. Home Appreciation is up 5.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Louisville Real Estate or Find top agents in Louisville

The median home price in Louisville is $156,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Louisville   27 Reviews
Need teeth and trip to ocean - 12/24/2018
Hi folks. I'm relocating from Appalachia Eastern Kentucky. The first thing I'd like to do when I get into town is to get some teeth. Does anyone out there know where I... Read More

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Louisville Should Be Properly Called Lou-Evil - 10/18/2018
Former Louisville resident lived in East End and South End over a several year period. Lou-evil isn't much of a city when it comes for quality of life issues much... Read More

no safe driving nor cycling - 8/24/2018
loo-vll was my home for all of 2016, thanks to a desired job transfer. for a small city compared to so many large ones i've lived in (l.a., atlanta, houston), it sure... Read More


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MAPS OF LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY
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ZIP CODES IN LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY
40214, 40216, 40299, 40219, 40229, 40272, 40291, 40245, 40218, 40220, 20 total

NEW LISTINGS IN LOUISVILLE KY
$155,000
1430 Garvey Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$175,000
8605 Emrich Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$185,000
Justice Way # XGQ4P3
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$129,900
8461 Robbins Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$129,900
7614 Glaser Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$128,000
3313 Fernheather Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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