What It Costs to Retire Comfortably in Every State

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25. Georgia
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $42,442
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $28,516 (15th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $14,184 (19th lowest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 13.4% (4th lowest)

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24. Florida
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $42,586
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $28,161 (17th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $15,180 (22nd highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 20.1% (the highest)

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23. Montana
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $42,611
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $24,039 (18th lowest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $15,180 (22nd highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 18.1% (5th highest)

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22. New Hampshire
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $42,634
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $25,477 (24th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $19,236 (10th highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 17.6% (9th highest)

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21. Washington
> Estimated annual retirement costs: $42,749
> Avg. annual earnings for 65+ households: $27,978 (18th highest)
> Avg. annual homeownership costs for seniors: $18,252 (11th highest)
> Pct. residents 65+: 15.1% (11th lowest)