Louisville Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Kentucky
Louisville is the largest incorporated city in the state of Kentucky, located in Jefferson County. The Louisville metro area features hometown hospitality and a high quality of life with affordable housing, a burgeoning economy, short commute times and plenty to do. Located on the Ohio River, approximately 600,000 Louisville residents are offered a blend of metropolitan city living and a southern lifestyle with local arts, culture, food, events and history for most any taste.
Commuting is easy in and around the metro area as Louisville is served by I-65, I-71 and I-64 and the nearby Louisville International Airport. Dubbed the "Derby City," Louisville is best known as the home to the big hats and mint juleps of the Kentucky Derby, but it is also a modern college town with several events held year-round. As a city of parks, Louisville has one of the nation's largest park expansions underway and also features the 100-mile Louisville Loop trail that surrounds the community.
More than just a horse race town, residents can hit the 4th Street Live entertainment complex downtown for cultural events, music and dining, or hang out at the Great Lawn at Waterfront Park. Residents can enjoy many riverboat festivities around the Belle of Louisville and the Spirit of Jefferson or check out boat races along the Ohio. Named America's "Most Livable" large city and one of the top "Foodiest Cities" in the world, there is something for everyone in Louisville.
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