Special Report

The Best Place To Retire In Every State

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Alabama: Baldwin County
> Population: 212,830
> 65 and older population: 20.0% (15th of 67 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 72.9 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $4,344 (2nd highest out of 67 counties)
> Median home value: $197,900
> Largest city: Daphne

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Alaska: Haines Borough
> Population: 2,518
> 65 and older population: 25.1% (1st of 29 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 277.1 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $5,239 (17th highest out of 29 counties)
> Median home value: $254,000
> Largest city: Haines

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Arizona: Pima County
> Population: 1,027,207
> 65 and older population: 19.2% (7th of 15 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 84.4 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $3,877 (14th highest out of 15 counties)
> Median home value: $184,100
> Largest city: Tucson

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Arkansas: St. Francis County
> Population: 25,900
> 65 and older population: 16.1% (61st of 75 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 46.3 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $3,313 (75th highest out of 75 counties)
> Median home value: $64,600
> Largest city: Forrest City

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California: Marin County
> Population: 259,943
> 65 and older population: 21.6% (14th of 58 counties)
> Primary care physicians: 148.3 per 100,000
> Est. monthly living expenses for family of 2: $7,820 (2nd highest out of 58 counties)
> Median home value: $995,800
> Largest city: San Rafael

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