LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Both Louisville and Lexington made the list of the best college towns and cities for 2013.
The American Institute for Economic Research came up with the rankings based on 12 criteria, which included the number of students, diversity of the student body, cost of living, arts and leisure and earning potential.
Louisville came in at number 20 on the list of mid-size metros. Lexington claimed the 16th spot for small metros and Bloomington also came in at number 16 for college towns.
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