Linux Around The World: USA – Kentucky

Last Updated on July 25, 2023

KentuckyPopulation: 4.5 million
Capital: Frankfort
Largest City: Louisville
Major Industries: Bourbon (and food/beverage), agritech, automotive, manufacturing, aerospace, primary metals, chemical, logistics, health care

Kentucky is a state in the Southeastern region of the United States and one of the states of the Upper South, bordered by Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio to the north. It borders West Virginia and Virginia to the east, Tennessee to the south, and Missouri to the west.

User Groups

LocationLinux User Group
LouisvilleKYOSS: Kentucky Open Source Society is a community of enthusiasts, knowledge seekers, professionals, amateurs, and anyone else who has an interest in Open Source software and Open Source philosophies.
LouisvilleThe Louisville Open Source Programming Meetup Group offers good conversation, networking, and presentations.

Did You Know? Bourbon is so intrinsically linked to Kentucky, the ‘Bluegrass State’, that it’s easy to think the spirit is exclusively made there. That’s almost true. 95 per cent of the world’s supply comes from Kentucky.

Linux Around The World This article is part of our Linux Around The World series showcasing usergroups that are relevant to Linux enthusiasts. Great ways to meet up with fellow enthusiasts.

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