Living in Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky is known around the world as Derby City, thanks to the infamous Kentucky Derby. But there's so much more to love than horses and hats! As Kentucky's largest city, Louisville boast all the amenities you could want: great restaurants, shops, nightlife, museums, music, and of course, perfectly aged bourbon and crispy fried chicken.
Sports fans, young professionals, and growing families all love Louisville for so many reasons. While no major-league sports teams reside in Louisville, college sports are a serious deal. The city is also home to the Slugger Museum, a lively waterfront scene, and expansive parks for biking, hiking, climbing, and fun with the kids.
Career opportunities abound too, as many corporations (like Humana, Papa John's, and Amazon) call Louisville their home sweet home. Wherever you choose to advance your career, don't worry too much about wasting time in traffic. The average commute time in Louisville is a manageable 26 minutes.
Renting Studios, One-Bedrooms & Furnished Louisville Apartments
The Derby City's low cost of living is one of its top perks! Life is cheaper almost across the board, and that goes for the cost of groceries, utilities, and healthcare too. When budgeting for a Louisville apartment, keep in mind that your final rental cost may vary depending on your apartment's proximity to downtown, the community's amenities, and whether you choose a fully furnished apartment.
Louisville's median rental rates come in below the national average. One bedroom apartments in Louisville typically rent for $760 a month and two bedroom apartments rent for $883, on average (February 2017). The least affordable neighborhoods for apartment renters include Cherokee Triangle, Clifton, and Schnitzelburg. The cheapest areas for apartments include Shawnee, Highlands, and Algonquin.
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