Find a new you in Lou.
Ranked by Trulia.com as the 3rd Most Affordable Place to Live in the US – Louisville is truly a city for all. Beyond iconic brands like KFC, Maker’s Mark and Louisville Slugger, we’re also a Top 10 Food City. We’re passionately independent, progressively friendly, and an always welcoming city.Calculate Your Cost of Living
Why should you live in Louisville?
We’re home to the Kentucky Derby, iconic brands like KFC, Maker’s Mark and Louisville Slugger, world-class companies like UPS, GE and Humana and more! We’re a Top 10 Food City, a city of 21st Century Parks, and home to one of the Best Food Neighborhoods In America and the largest Disco Ball manufacturer in the World, and we’re just getting started…
People are friendly and compassionate, commutes are short, leadership is accessible, and our quality of life is second to none. Louisville, once a hidden secret, is now known as one of the top emerging markets. The word is out and people and businesses are taking notice and making the move to Lou.
Not only are we progressive, we’re affordable. Trulia.com ranked Louisville as the 3rd Most Affordable Place to Live in the US and Smart Asset ranked Louisville 8th in their Top 10 Cities for First-Time Homebuyers lists.
HOW WE MEASURE UP VS. THE NATIONAL AVERAGE
“Top 10 cities for job creation”
Louisville Ranks 7th in the “Top 10 Cities for Job Creation” Compiled by Gallup
“Top Places to Travel”
Louisville Listed Among the Top Places to Travel in Fodor’s Travel “Where to Go in 2015”
“Best Up & Coming Food City”
Thrillist Names Louisville “Best Up & coming Food City” in their “Best Cities in America for Burgers, Pizza, BBQ and More”
“8th Most Affordable City”
Louisville Ranks 8th in Forbes’ 2015 America’s Most Affordable Cities
“Top City for First-Time Homebuyers”
Smart Asset Ranks Louisville No. 8th in their “Top 10 Cities for First-Time Homebuyers”
“Best Food Neighborhoods”
Louisville’s NuLu Neighborhood Ranked 13th Among Thrillist’s “18 Best Food Neighborhoods in America”
“Best Cities for Homeowners”
Bankrate ranks Louisville No. 9 in their “10 Best Cities for Homeowners.”
“A Future Ready City”
Dell Future Ready Economies Model ranks Louisville No. 18 on their Top 25 “Future Ready Cities”
“Most Hospitable Cities In the U.S.”
Conde Nast Travelers and AirBNB ranks Louisville No. 3 in their “10 Most Hospitable Cities In the U.S.”