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Analysis: Kenton County posts 59th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 416 properties in Kenton County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 59th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: University of Kentucky's engineering program ranks 95th best in the nation, study finds

University of Kentucky finished in a tie for 95th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

2 Fred’s stores to close in Kentucky

The discount chain Fred’s Inc. will close 104 more underperforming stores, including two stores in Kentucky, by the beginning of summer, the Memphis-based company said this week.

Analysis: Louisville area posts 77th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 731 properties in the Louisville area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 77th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Kentucky posts 35th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,417 properties in Kentucky started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 35th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: University of Kentucky medical school ranks 74th best for primary care in the nation

University of Kentucky finished in a tie for 74th in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Clay County residents is highest in Kentucky

Clay County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Kentucky, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: University of Kentucky ranks 72nd best for medical research in the nation, study finds

University of Kentucky finished in a tie for 72nd in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Kentucky is 14th highest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Kentucky ranks 38th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis:Kentucky ranks 35th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Kentucky ranked 35th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Analysis: University of Kentucky business school ranked nation’s 67th best

University of Kentucky's Gatton Business School ranked in a tie for 67th among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

Average tax refund in Kentucky ranks 12th lowest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Kentucky ranked 39th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Kentucky posts 21st lowest property tax rate in new national study

Kentucky ranked 21st in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Livingston County has fastest growing local economy in Kentucky

Livingston County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Kentucky in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Kentucky rank 24th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Kentucky ranked 24th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Kentucky ranks 32nd highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Kentucky finished 32nd in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: zip code 40203 in Louisville has 104th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 40203 zip code area was 349 5 in the third quarter of 2018, a 19-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 5th most reliant on federal aid

Kentucky finished fifth in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 27th best in corporate tax study

Kentucky finished 27th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Kentucky ranks 17th best in state income tax study

Kentucky finished 17th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

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