live it up in lou.

Be yourself in Greater Louisville.

Louisville is a place that values both history and the future, creating an eclectic, independent spirit like none other. It’s a place where you can start fresh, start a company, or start a conversationSee what makes our city such a wonderful place to live, work, and play. 

We're Affordable

Make a living and have a life.

Ranked #3 by Matadorn Network as a Best Cities to Move to While Still Affordable and #4 in Millennial Homeownership by The Ladders, Louisville is a city where you can make a living and have a life. From housing to groceries to utilities, Louisville has a lower than average cost of living across the board, which means your dollar goes further here than other places. 

We Make Great Neighbors

Won't you be our neighbor?

Greater Louisville is full of diverse neighborhoods and housing options. We have pedestrian districts so well-served you don’t need to buy a car, rural areas so secluded you can’t even see your closest neighbor and everything in between. It’s the perfect balance of the big-city feel and small-town charm. 

We're Diverse & Inclusive​

We're a Certified Welcoming City.

Named an International Compassionate City in 2011, Louisville is the largest city in America to hold that distinction. In addition, Louisville was named an International Compassionate City that’s home to a “critical mass” of compassionate organizations including the Muhammad Ali Center, Center for Interfaith Relations, the annual Festival of Faiths, Presbyterian USA headquarters, WaterStep, and universities and seminaries. 

You Can Make a Difference Here

A big difference.

If impacting your community matters to you, Louisville is a place where you can shine. Large or small, Louisville has endless opportunities to get involved through volunteering, service on local boards, community service, and corporate responsibility. 

We Are Family

This is the place to be, fam.

No matter what your family looks like, life in Louisville is second to none. Forbes ranked us the #4 Most Affordable City to Raise a Child, but affordability is just one reason to move your family here. From parks to festivals to welcoming communities, all the members of your family (even the furry ones) will be excited to call Louisville home. 

We're Adventurous

The outdoorsy type.

If outdoor adventure is what you’re looking for, Greater Louisville is the place for you! Our region boasts so many parks and recreational opportunities that there’s something different to do 365 days a year. That must be why moveBuddah named us the #4 Best City for Remote Workers. 

We're Hiring

And we'd like to hire you.

Convinced yet? If you’re looking for a change of desk scenery, check out our Louisville-only job board. You can search for full-time, part-time, temporary, and startup jobs as well as internships.

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