Best Places to Live

Lexington, KY

Population: 308,306
LIV
SCORE
623
Jeff Adkins

Home to the University of Kentucky, hundreds of horse farms and a branch of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, Lexington offers a blend of classic and contemporary living. Picked as one of Livability's Top 10 College Towns, the city's historical attractions, collection of shops and boutiques, and elegant restaurants anchor a thriving cultural scene.

See why Lexington is a Top 100 Best Place to Live.

Lexington, KY Ranking Data

Civic
60
Demographics
68
Economy
42
Education
83
Health
58
Housing
65
Infrastructure
44