Louisville, Kentucky - Facts & Figures
Louisville offers hospitality, warmth, short commutes to work, and a lower cost of living. Louisville has been named America's "Most Livable" large city. Louisville is a City of Parks, with one of the nation's largest parks expansions underway, adding 4,000 new acres of park land and the 100-mile Louisville Loop trail encircling the entire community. Louisville hosts the Kentucky Derby, the first of three annual Thoroughbred horse races making up the Triple Crown. The city is situated in a Southern state, but Louisville is influenced by both Southern and Midwestern culture.
- Population: 741,096
- Industries: Construction, food services, education, health care, finance and insurance
- Area Codes: 502
- ZIP Codes: 40201, 40202, 40203, 40204, 40205, 40206, 40207, 40208, 40209, 40210
- Surrounding Cities: Crestwood