Lexington-Fayette

Lexington-Fayette

About Lexington-Fayette

Lexington (officially Lexington-Fayette Urban County) is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 62nd largest in the US. Known as the 'Thoroughbred City' and the 'Horse Capital of the World', it is located in the heart of Kentucky's Bluegrass region. In the 2011 Census the city's population was 301,569, anchoring a metropolitan area of 472,099 people and a Combined Statistical Area of 687,173 people.

Contributions by Cmadler, Seicer, and Dale Arnett.