Best Places to Retire in Every State

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21. Massachusetts: Hampshire County
> Population: 161,197
> 65 and older population: 15.3% (10th of 14 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 139.7 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $4,639.86 (9th out of 14 counties)
> Median home value: $272,700

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22. Michigan: Emmet County
> Population: 32,978
> 65 and older population: 20.2% (33rd of 83 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 126.9 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $3,849.82 (29th out of 83 counties)
> Median home value: $171,100

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23. Minnesota: Cook County
> Population: 5,270
> 65 and older population: 26.1% (2nd of 87 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 172.6 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $4,284.08 (23rd out of 87 counties)
> Median home value: $241,400

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24. Mississippi: Lauderdale County
> Population: 78,221
> 65 and older population: 15.7% (45th of 82 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 98.4 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $3,620.78 (65th out of 82 counties)
> Median home value: $88,500

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25. Missouri: St. Louis County
> Population: 999,539
> 65 and older population: 16.9% (79th of 115 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 123.6 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $3,897.75 (74th out of 115 counties)
> Median home value: $181,100