Cincinnati Has a Top Emerging Downtown Per Forbes Magazine

Cincinnati, Ohio

Forbes Magazine created a list of the top emerging U.S. downtowns and Cincinnati, Ohio made the list. The publication noted that younger, college-educated professionals are drawn to urban neighborhoods that are close to their work and offer entertainment and shopping nearby.

Cincinnati’s downtown area offers:

  • $1.3 billion in construction projects currently underway or in the planning stages
  • 2.6 mile streetcar under construction that will connect the business center to Over-the-Rhine, the area’s residential district
  • 45-acre riverfront park (Smale Park)
  • The Banks with housing, entertainment and more
  • Horseshoe Casino

Cincinnati’s downtown residential population has increased 12% since 2011 to 13,000 people.

Read the Forbes’ article here.

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