Special Report

Oldest County in Every State

Barnstable_County_Courthouse,_Barnstable_MA
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21. Barnstable County, Massachusetts
> Median age: 51.3
> State median age: 39.3
> Population 65+: 27.1%
> Avg. retirement income: $31,723

Harrisville, Alcona County, Michigan

22. Alcona County, Michigan
> Median age: 56.6
> State median age: 39.5
> Population 65+: 33.9%
> Avg. retirement income: $21,630

Aitkin County, Minnesota
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23. Aitkin County, Minnesota
> Median age: 53.1
> State median age: 37.7
> Population 65+: 29.2%
> Avg. retirement income: $22,883

Amite County, Mississippi
Source: Amite County, Mississippi

24. Amite County, Mississippi
> Median age: 45.3
> State median age: 36.5
> Population 65+: 20.2%
> Avg. retirement income: $19,416

Hickory County, Missouri

25. Hickory County, Missouri
> Median age: 53.5
> State median age: 38.2
> Population 65+: 31.5%
> Avg. retirement income: $17,420