The largest city in Kentucky is the vibrant and booming city of Louisville, Kentucky. Rich in diverse cultures, the city has a lot to offer everyone. It is a port city along the Ohio River, which gives it a scenic side, and was the foundation of the city's economy. Famous for the Kentucky Derby, the city has many hidden gems to offer those looking for a less tourist experience while visiting the area. With a population of over 700,000 people it is the state's only first class city with major employers, attractions, and the regions central hub location.