Austin Voted #2 City to Live in for Seniors
Austin, Texas may be known by many for its motto "keep Austin weird" but there is much more than quirky bars and shops in this southern town. Austin has been named #2 city in the United States for senior citizens to live more than comfortably. The city scores higher than both the state and national averages when it comes to senior-friendliness. With perks such as mild winters, low rainfall, an active outdoor community, and excellent access to healthcare, Austin is a very livable place for Texas seniors to call home.
When it comes to health and safety for seniors, older adults are well accommodated in the Capital City. There are a very high number of physicians in Austin who accept Medicare, 20 area hospitals, and an abundance of senior living facilities and home healthcare providers.
Austin is also financially accommodating to its senior residents. The local economy is booming here and while the city has seen an increase in the cost of living in recent years, the state of Texas has no income tax and they offer some significant property tax advantages for senior residents.
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