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2022 Best Places to Live in Kentucky

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  1. #1 Best Places to Live in Kentucky.

    Fort Thomas

    Suburb in Kentucky,

    48 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Fort Thomas is a small, yet big town in KY. Everyone seems to know everyone and the "Fort Thomas Moms" as they are called go walking every morning. Local events are hosted normally monthly ranging....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 16,308,

  2. #18 Best Places to Live in Kentucky.

    Fort Wright

    Suburb in Kentucky,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Very good town. Laws are relatively relaxed, everyone is friendly, and the housing isn't too expensive.Does lack on diversity, though. All the younger people tend to flee as they get older and go to college. Mostly just because they choose out of town colleges. There is not night life at Fort Wright,...Good job opportunities in the area, as well as other good suburbs and cities surrounding it. Politically, it is a Red area. People do mind their business but don't expect to be accepted for many things. Lots of older people here. Again, though, Cincinnati is much better off in that regard..

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,745,

  3. #20 Best Places to Live in Kentucky.

    Wilder

    Suburb in Kentucky,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Wilder is an upscale suburban neighborhood with a reputation for safety and proximity to stores, universities, parks, and restaurants. The houses are large and comfortable, if expensive, and in the....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,088,

  4. #21 Best Places to Live in Kentucky.

    Crescent Hill

    Neighborhood in Louisville, KY,

    14 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Jefferson County Schools needs to go back to neighborhood schools instead of busing. The gripes are not because of diversity it's because of having to send small children on buses to a school many....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 10,406,