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Life in Cincinnati

Centrally located and easily accessible to more than half of the nation's population, Cincinnati is a vibrant, prosperous city with numerous points of pride.

Xavier University's 200-acre campus is located in a residential neighborhood only a short drive from downtown Cincinnati, a diverse, bustling community that ranked among the happiest cities to work by CareerBliss. Cincinnati is accessible, affordable, safe and blessed with small-town charm, big-city excitement, mild weather and its own famous brand of chili.

The nation's 27th largest region, Greater Cincinnati is home to 2 million people, two major league sports teams and the headquarters of 8 Fortune 500 companies. Cincinnati is located on the banks of the Ohio River and at the convergence of three states: Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.

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