WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU MOVE TO KENTUCKY    

HISTORY & CULTURE

Kentucky AKA the Bluegrass State is regarded as the Barbeque Capital of the World and home to the fastest 3 minutes in sports, the Kentucky Derby.

KENTUCKY BOURBON

If it isn't from Bourbon county, it can't be called bourbon! Bardstown, where bourbon aging and distilling take place, is regarded as the Bourbon Capitol of the World.

CLIMATE

The climate is moderately humid with lots of rainfall. The state’s snowfall though (10") is lower than US average of 26". It is warmer in low-lying southern regions than the uplands.

DRIVERS LICENSE

Watch out, they are strict here! From the day of your residency in Kentucky, you have 10 days to update your out-of-state car registration in addition to your driver's license.

REAL ESTATE

Kentucky homes are listed at an average of $206,400 USD with median sales of just above $134,500 USD. For more information, you should visit the Kentucky Association of Realtors.

MOVING & STORAGE

One key to successful relocation is working with a reputable company. Before your move to Kentucky, be sure to check with the US DOT or the FMSCA to make sure your mover is legitimate.

46 Fun Things to Do in Kentucky

There are so many cool, hidden, and unusual things to do in Kentucky, but we only had room for 46! Check out this article by Atlas Obscura for some fun things to do.

2018 Best Places to Live in Kentucky

Explore the best towns and cities to live in Kentucky based on factors such as crime, public schools, cost of living, job opportunities, and local amenities.

Enjoy a Day at the Races

Churchill Downs, the world's most legendary racetrack, has conducted thoroughbred racing and presented America's greatest race, the Kentucky Derby, since 1875.