Best Places to Live in Louisville, KY

Bonnycastle

Located four miles southeast of downtown Louisville, Bonnycastle is a highly-desirable neighborhood thanks to great schools, an urban/suburban feel, and plentiful parks, coffee shops and boutiques. Townhomes, condos and single-family homes are all on offer in this neighborhood. The median home value is about $426K. See the latest listings here.

Highlands Douglas

With a unique dense suburban feel and plentiful historic homes and buildings, as well as access to destinations like Cherokee Park and Cave Hill Cemetery, Highlands Douglas is a very popular place to live in Louisville, KY. The public schools are highly-regarded, and it’s conveniently located about 5 miles from the Louisville city center, making it easy to travel into the city to work, shop, dine and more. The median home value is about $363K. See the latest listings here.

Hayfield Dundee

This sleepy neighborhood is located to the southeast of downtown Louisville, near destinations like the Louisville Zoo, Louisville Mega Cavern, and Seneca Park. It’s also moments away from Bellarmine University, and the highly-ranked Hawthorne Elementary School. Easy access to I-264 means getting around for work or play is a breeze. The median home value is about $209K. See the latest listings here.

Belknap

Located about 3.5 miles east of downtown Louisville, Belknap is home to Owsley Brown Frazier Stadium and is near Joe Creason Metro Park, as well as Lakeside Swim Club. Local schools include Atherton High School and Highland Middle School, both of which are highly-rated. It’s also near plenty of shops and stores including Kroger, Walgreens and a number of restaurants. The median home value is $250K. See the latest listings here.

Deer Park

Nestled a few miles southeast of downtown Louisville, Deer Park abuts Calvary Cemetery and is near Cherokee Park. It mostly consists of residential, single-family homes. Other nearby destinations include the Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi and Great Flood Brewing Company. Nearby shopping centers offer convenience, and driving into downtown Louisville is quick and easy for both work and play. The median home value is around $251K. See the latest listings here.