Site of the Kentucky Derby, the famous thoroughbred horse race, Louisville offers both pasture-rich grasslands and Midwestern city culture. The affordable housing means you can live comfortably amid lots of parkland and top-notch schools.
Home to the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, the Kentucky State Fair, and Americana arts and crafts, Louisville is also known as the “City of Parks.” And it's making a fourth appearance on the America's Promise Alliance's list of 100 Best Communities for Young People.
In the past Louisville ranked in these categories:
“Best Place for Relocating Families”,
(ERC & Primacy Relocation and Sperlings Best Places, 2009)
“Best City for Small Business Growth”
(Entrepreneur Magazine, 2003)
“Top 10 Safest Cities in the Country”
(Morgan Quito Survey, 2010)