Special Report

The Oldest County in Every State

Colorado: Custer County
> Median age: 59.7 years (state: 36.7 years)
> Population under 18: 15.0% (state: 22.5%)
> Population 65 and over: 36.0% (state: 13.8%)
> Total population: 4,776
> Largest place in county: Silver Cliff

Connecticut: Litchfield County
> Median age: 47.3 years (state: 41.0 years)
> Population under 18: 18.5% (state: 20.8%)
> Population 65 and over: 20.6% (state: 16.8%)
> Total population: 182,002
> Largest place in county: Torrington

Source: aimintang / Getty Images

Delaware: Sussex County
> Median age: 49.6 years (state: 40.6 years)
> Population under 18: 18.8% (state: 21.3%)
> Population 65 and over: 27.0% (state: 18.2%)
> Total population: 224,384
> Largest place in county: Milford

Source: Ken Badgley / Getty Images

Florida: Sumter County
> Median age: 67.4 years (state: 42.0 years)
> Population under 18: 7.3% (state: 20.0%)
> Population 65 and over: 56.7% (state: 20.1%)
> Total population: 125,044
> Largest place in county: The Villages

Source: Wilsilver77 / Getty Images

Georgia: Union County
> Median age: 54.3 years (state: 36.7 years)
> Population under 18: 16.3% (state: 24.1%)
> Population 65 and over: 32.5% (state: 13.5%)
> Total population: 23,288
> Largest place in county: Blairsville

Sponsored: Tips for Investing

A financial advisor can help you understand the advantages and disadvantages of investment properties. Finding a qualified financial advisor doesn’t have to be hard. SmartAsset’s free tool matches you with up to three financial advisors who serve your area, and you can interview your advisor matches at no cost to decide which one is right for you. If you’re ready to find an advisor who can help you achieve your financial goals, get started now.

Investing in real estate can diversify your portfolio. But expanding your horizons may add additional costs. If you’re an investor looking to minimize expenses, consider checking out online brokerages. They often offer low investment fees, helping you maximize your profit.