Golden Triangle (Kentucky)

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The Golden Triangle is an economic region in Kentucky which contains most of the state's population, wealth and economic growth. In 2005 the Triangle had an estimated population of 2,253,876; which is 54% of Kentucky's population on 22% of the state's land area. The area refers to the triangular shaped area outlined by Lexington, Louisville and Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky.

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  • "The Encyclopedia of Northern Kentucky". The University Press of Kentucky. Retrieved 23 August 2014.
  • Green, Marcus (25 June 2006). "'Golden Triangle' cities growing". Gannett Company. Retrieved 23 August 2014.
  • Estep, Bill (18 March 2011). "Two Kentuckys: Cities grow while rural areas decline, Census shows". Retrieved 23 August 2014.
  • "Nine of top 10 Kentucky schools in 'America's Most Challenging' located in Golden Triangle". KyForward. 18 April 2013. Retrieved 23 August 2014.