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Best City to Retire in Florida: Tampa
- Percent of the population 65 and older: 11%
- Median rent per month: $1,542
- Utilities: $125
- Meal at inexpensive restaurant: $14
In general, Florida is one of the best retirement states. It’s a haven for retirees because it’s tax-friendly and offers a warm climate. Plus, it’s home to some of the best retirement communities in America.
But if you’re trying to choose the best city for retirement in the Sunshine State, Tampa is the better retirement choice than Miami or Jacksonville.