2.2 million regional population with more than 75 neighborhoods covering three states.
Sports bring our Region together, from the Cincinnati Reds—the first professional team in baseball--to the
Cincinnati Bengals to MLS FC Cincinnati Soccer. Three NCAA basketball teams—University of Cincinnati, Xavier
University, and Northern Kentucky University—keep the action going all year.
You can live the outdoor life in the Cincinnati Region. We have both urban and rural parks, featuring wooded
hiking trails, rolling hills, formal gardens, and gorgeous architecture, plus more than 116,000 acres of
Cincinnati is a river town through and through; rivers are in our history, and they flow through our present
day. Our Region runs from where the Ohio River meets the Licking River along the heart of downtown to where
the Little Miami hugs the Little Miami Scenic Trail, a favorite of local cyclists.
Our Region is a higher education hub: Four major universities—the University of Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky
University, Xavier University, and Miami University—make us a brain trust of thousands of students and
Our arts scene is a way of life, with traditional and contemporary art museums dotting the region, and
professional orchestras, ballet companies, and theaters programmed all year long. Plus, the entire Region is a
living art gallery with hundreds of larger-than-life murals.
Get where you need to go in the Cincinnati Region: Our average commute is just 24.5 minutes.