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Here are 11 of the Cheapest, Yet Greatest Places to Live in Kentucky

Kentucky is a beautiful place to call home, and in some cases, extremely affordable. The following list was comprised of cities with between 5,000 and 50,000 residents, many of which have been mentioned periodically by readers, The score system is based on nearby conveniences, cost of living, job availability, percentage of crime, education and housing availability via Area Vibe. Each city has a perfect blend of convenience and country charm, along with a nice ranking when it comes to education.

Here are 11 of the cheapest, yet best places to live in Kentucky:

Kentucky has about a 21% cheaper cost of living than any other state. The friendly people and the beautiful countryside make it a desirable place to call home. Each of these towns is recognized for the reasonable housing, pleasant environment and peaceful surroundings. Many have nice farmlands available with acreage, or cute little homes tucked in quiet corners of the community. Which of the above would you want to live in? If you would like to add another one of our wonderful Bluegrass towns, please simply post in the comments.

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.