Building a Healither Louisville http://wfpl.org en How Long Louisvillians Live Depends on Their Neighborhood, Education, Study Says http://wfpl.org/post/how-long-louisvillians-live-depends-their-neighborhood-education-study-says <p>Louisvillians' neighborhood and education level have a great effect on how long they'll live, said a new study released Thursday morning.</p><p>The Building a Healthier Louisville study from the Greater Louisville Project is meant to compare where the city's health stands to peer cities. (Louisville doesn't do well—more on that later.)</p><p>But the study points to a wide disparity in life expectancy across Metro Louisville. Here's a breakdown:</p><blockquote><p><strong>83-Year Life Expectancy</strong></p><p>Northeast Louisville</p><p>St. Matthews</p><p>Southeast Louisville</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 14:00:30 +0000 Joseph Lord 6721 at http://wfpl.org How Long Louisvillians Live Depends on Their Neighborhood, Education, Study Says