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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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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Just four miles from Bethany Beach, Millville by the Sea strikes the kind of balance you might spend your whole life looking for, a new-h...

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Holiday Island, located in the Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, is a planned community situated at the edge of 53,000 acre Table Ro...

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Traditions of America at Cranberry, located in Pittsburgh’s North Hills, is the first resort-style 55+ community in Cranberry Township! E...

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Bon Ayre is a 55+ active adult, manufactured home land lease community located in Smyrna, Delaware, a town which was recently ranked 31st...

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Named one of the "50 Best Master-Planned Retirement Communities in the US" by Where to Retire Magazine!Located just 20 miles from histori...

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What it's Like to Retire in Garner

Situated in the middle of North Carolina is the rapidly growing town of Garner, about 8 miles from Raleigh.  Garner is both a suburb and a small town with a population of over 27,000. Thanks to  its close proximity to Raleigh, Garner is a place that has a small town feel with uptown access to everything Raleigh, the Research Triangle Park, and other areas have to offer. There are plenty of recreational activities with its nearby lake.  Picture of Water Tower over Main St... more >>

State: North Carolina


What it's Like to Retire in Cocoa

Cocoa is a small town of 17,000 on the central Atlantic coast of Florida. It is the poor cousin of nearby Merritt Island and Cocoa Beach, which are the barrier islands immediately to Cocoa's east.  The average is 40. Household incomes are relatively low and crime rate high.  Photo of Aviles Building courtesy of Wikipedia and Leonard J. DeFrancisci... more >>

State: Florida


What it's Like to Retire in Raanana

A bustling and well-planned suburban town about twelve miles north of Tel Aviv, Ra'anana has a population of sbout 80,000, including an increasing number of expat retirees.  Expats are drawn by great urban planning, a lovely extensive park system, good shopping and a high tech industrial park.  Photo of Ra'anana courtesy of Sharon Oren-avrahamy and Wikipedia... more >>



What it's Like to Retire in Sun Lakes

Sun Lakes, located in Maricopa County, Arizona, is a very popular retirement town and snowbird destination, with a population of close to 14,000 and a median age of 73.  Sun Lakes is comprised of several active adult country club communities where residents enjoy several golf courses, fishing lakes, miles of walking paths, tennis facilities, active clubhouses and restaurants. The town is located 25 miles south of Phoenix, with Chandler and Mesa both nearby... more >>

State: Arizona


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