Hamilton County is a county located in the southwest corner of the U.S. state of Ohio The county's southern border helps form Ohio's boundary with Kentucky, while its western border helps form the state's boundary with Indiana. Cincinnati is the county's largest city and the county seat. It is the third-most populous county in Ohio and has a total area of 413 square miles. It is part of what is known as the Greater Cincinnati Tri-State Area, a metropolitan area that includes counties in the U.S. states of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana around the Ohio city of Cincinnati.
The county lies in a region of gentle hills formed by the slopes of the Ohio River valley and its tributaries. The Great Miami River, the Little Miami River, and the Mill Creek also contribute to this system of hillsides and valleys.
Hamilton County remains the cultural center of southwestern Ohio, northern Kentucky, and southern Indiana. The county boasts three major professional sports franchises, the Cincinnati Reds, Cincinnati Bengals, and FC Cincinnati Soccer. Numerous theaters operate in the county, including the Aronoff Center for the Arts -- home of the Cincinnati Ballet and the Cincinnati Opera -- the Emery Theater, the Taft Theater, the Playhouse in the Park, the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, and Music Hall, along with numerus community theatre groups. More than one hundred art galleries exist in Cincinnati and the surrounding area. The most prominent ones are the Cincinnati Art Museum, the Contemporary Arts Center, and the Taft Museum. The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden is known for its successful breeding programs and features more than 500 animal and 3,000 plant species, making it one of the largest Zoo collections in the country and is rated by peer zoological parks as one of the best zoos in the nation. Music, art, festivals and fun are all abundant in Hamilton County.
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