Worst States for Retirement.  No articles in our history generated as much controversy as our series on the Worst States for Retirement. Read our list - and how they were selected.

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Valencia Lakes in Tampa offers an incredible Florida resort lifestyle and great new home value. Valencia Lakes' waterfront recreatio...

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Fairfield Glade, a stunning master-planned community, is perched high atop the Cumberland Plateau, and offers serene mountain beauty as i...

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Named "One of the Nation's Best Residential Communities" by the prestigious Urban Land Institute, as well as "The Best Neighborhood to Li...

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Traditions of America at Summer Seat, Ohio Township's newest 55+ community, provides homeowners the perfect combination of resort-st...

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Everything you need to live life to its fullest is now in Peachtree City. With Kolter Homes’ award-winning active adult community, Cressw...

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Welcome to Cresswind Charlotte!  This nature-rich refuge of inviting streetscapes, manicured landscaping and miles of walking trails...

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What it's Like to Retire in Princeton

The college town of Princeton, New Jersey is the perfect retirement community for many baby boomers. The town (population 13,000) is picture-perfect with the ivied campus of Princeton University (established in 1756) as the centerpiece to an exquisite downtown. The graceful streets feature first class shopping and restaurants. The cultural opportunities in Princeton are superb because of the university and its proximity to NY and Philadelphia... more >>

State: New Jersey


What it's Like to Retire in Greensboro-Oconee

Greensboro is one of the small towns in central Georgia near Lake Oconee and the Oconee National Forest.  Although it is quite rural in this part of Georgia it is an easy drive to Athens (University of Georgia) and Atlanta.  The recreational opportunities are quite extensive thanks to this huge lake (2nd largest in Georgia) and National Forest. Greensboro itself is a small town of about 3200 and the county seat of Green County... more >>

State: Georgia


What it's Like to Retire in Storrs

Storrs is a college town of about 11,000 in north central Connecticut, home to the University of Connecticut and the UCONN Huskies.  While the climate is not so great and the campus is not the most beautiful, it is located in a pretty part of Connecticut.  For UCONN Husky fans the women's and men's basketball teams provide plenty of excitement. The campus also provides a regular schedule of cultural events... more >>

State: Connecticut


What it's Like to Retire in Florence

Florence is located in the coastal plain of South Carolina, with a population of approximately 37,000 (2010 census).  Florence is a historical town in that it was an important railroad center for the Confederacy.  After the war, Florence became a railway hub, and the the transportation industry is still important to it today, along with the healthcare industry, business and finance.  Downtown Florence has been undergoing major redevelopment over the past several years... more >>

State: South Carolina


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