Welcome to Lexington city in Fayette County!
Fayette County is the second most populated county in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Lexington is known as the "Horse Capitol of the World" and hosts many international equestrian events throughout the year. It is home to two universities. The University of Kentucky is a public four year institution. Transylvania University is a private four year institution. Lexington is also home to Bluegrass Community and Technical College.While the city of Lexington hosts foods from around the world, craft beer breweries, a bourbon distillery, and other aspects of city life, a short drive out of town will yield rolling pastures of the famous Kentucky Bluegrass with foals frolicking every spring. Fayette County is perfect if you are looking for the perfect mix of country and city.