What are the five largest cities in the state of Kentucky?

What are the five largest cities in the state of Kentucky?

10 Largest Cities in Kentucky

  • Louisville (615,067)
  • Lexington (325,330)
  • Bowling Green (76,273)
  • Owensboro (61,289)
  • Covington (40,101)
  • Richmond (37,180)
  • Georgetown (36,846)
  • Florence (34,174)

Does Illinois touch Kentucky?

Kentucky borders seven states, from the Midwest and the Southeast. West Virginia lies to the east, Virginia to the southeast, Tennessee to the south, Missouri to the west, Illinois and Indiana to the northwest, and Ohio to the north and northeast.

What are the three largest cities in Kentucky?

Looking for a list of cities, counties or zips in Kentucky?

Rank City Population
1 Louisville/Jefferson County metro government (balance) 618,733
2 Lexington-Fayette 322,200
3 Bowling Green 71,628
4 Owensboro 59,796

What Kentucky counties border Illinois?

The dissecting point between the three states is the confluence of the Wabash and Ohio Rivers, near the tripoint of Gallatin County, Illinois, Posey County, Indiana, and Union County, Kentucky.

What is Kentucky nickname?

Bluegrass StateKentucky / Nickname
5. Officially named the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Kentucky is known as the Bluegrass State – but bluegrass is actually green. It produces blue-purple buds that appear blue when seen in large fields.

Is Illinois close to Kentucky?

The total driving distance from Kentucky to Illinois is 368 miles or 592 kilometers. Your trip begins in the state of Kentucky. It ends in the state of Illinois.

Is Louisville Ky considered a big city?

Louisville (/ˈluːivɪl/ ( listen) LOO-ee-vil, US: /ˈluːɪvɪl/ ( listen) LOO-ə-vəl, locally /ˈlʊvɪl/ ( listen) LUUV-əl) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 29th most-populous city in the United States.

What town borders Indiana and Illinois?

Illinois–Indiana State Line Boundary Marker

Illinois-Indiana State Line Boundary Marker
Location Chicago, Illinois/Hammond, Indiana, United States
Coordinates 41.707842°N 87.524471°W
Built 1838
Chicago Landmark