Jefferson County is located in Kentucky with a population of 759,724. Jefferson County is one of the best places to live in Kentucky. Living in Jefferson County offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Jefferson County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.
The largest universities in Jefferson County, KY are University of Louisville, with 4,980 graduates, Jefferson Community and Technical College, with 3,417 graduates, and Sullivan University, with 1,564 graduates.
Louisville, Kentucky’s largest city, sits on the Ohio River along the Indiana border. Every May, its race course Churchill Downs hosts the Kentucky Derby, a renowned horse race whose long history is explored at the Kentucky Derby Museum. Baseball is celebrated at the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, where Major League bats are produced and a giant baseball “slugger” marks the entrance.