Only fifteen minutes from Cincinnati, Independence, Kentucky is a terrific combination of urban amenities in a rural lifestyle. This small town started in the 1830s and went through several names. Eventually, residents settled on Independence after Kenton County was formed from Campbell and Boone counties in 1840.
One of the unique features of Independence is the 24-hole disc golf course. The nationally recognized course offers long, challenging holes complete with ravines and trees. The disc golf course is located in Lincoln Ridge Park. This very nice park has short trails that are great for families or dog walking. Independence boasts several more parks and open areas for you to enjoy the great Kentucky weather.
Real Estate in Independence, Kentucky
The median price for homes in Independence is $159,000. Homes start in the $35Ks for older homes in need of a handyman/woman to lavish love on them. Home styles range from fixer-uppers to very modern homes with lake views, gourmet kitchens and acreage. No matter what type of home you are looking for, you’ll probably find it in Independence. Here is what is currently available on the NKYmls.
Schools in Independence, Kentucky
Independence is part of the Kenton County School District. According to their website, their mission is to increase quality of learning, create a community of character, set rigorous goals, and to communicate high expectations.
Medical Care in Independence, Kentucky
You’ll find a selection of hospitals and medical clinics in Independence. Excellent medical specialists are right across the river in Cincinnati or in nearby Edgewood.
If you are moving to NKy or want to relocate from a nearby neighborhood, give me a call. I can help you find your perfect home.
I am originally from Sharonville, Oh (a suburb of Cincinnati) and I know the Cincinnati/northern Kentucky area. As an active resident, I can help you find just the right area, town, and property for you. I’ll help you to sell your Greater Cincy property as well. If you are interested in real estate for sale in around Cincinnati, Ohio or northern Kentucky, please contact Cincinnati Rock-n-Roll Realtor® Gary Rossignol at (513) 777-2402 or search for a home now.