City At A Glance

#28 LivScore 613
Downtown Lexington
Downtown Lexington

Quick Facts:

Population: 304,254
Median Household Income: $48,673
Average Work Commute: 17 Minutes
Median Home Price: $140,000


About Lexington, KY

Lexington, the Horse Capital of the World, garners recognition for its stable economy and cultural appeal. The city includes the University of Kentucky, which helps make it one of Livability's Top 10 College Towns, as well as historical attractions, several shops and boutiques, a portion of the famous Kentucky Bourbon Trail, and the Kentucky Horse Park.