The 10 Best and Worst States for Retirement

WalletHub looked at all 50 states to determine which are the best and worst to retire in, judging them on 41 key indicators including things like affordability, health-related factors and overall quality of life.

And while you may joke about Florida being filled with old people, it seems there’s a good reason for that. Florida tops the list as the best state to retire in, scoring a 66.79 out of 100 and landing on top for affordability, and pretty high for overall quality of life as well.

Ten Best States For Retirement

  1. Florida
  2. Colorado
  3. South Dakota
  4. Iowa
  5. Virginia
  6. Wyoming
  7. New Hampshire
  8. Idaho
  9. Utah
  10. Arizona

Ten Worst States For Retirement

  1. Kentucky
  2. New Jersey
  3. Rhode Island
  4. Mississippi
  5. Arkansas
  6. West Virginia
  7. Louisiana
  8. New Mexico
  9. Hawaii
  10. Alabama 

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