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Salida, Colorado

More About U.S. News & World Report's Top Ten Bargain Retirement Spots


Emily Brandon, writing for U.S. News & World Report, says, "Inexpensive recreational opportunities for seniors (in Salida) abound. When the cold gets to be too much, folks can enjoy a dip in naturally hot mineral waters at the Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center or take a low-impact aquatic exercise class taught by Arthritis Foundation-certified instructors. The cost? Only $2."








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Salida, Colorado Statistics




Median home value:


Age 65 or over:

21 percent

Cost of living:

4.2 percent below the U.S. average

Maximum state income tax:

4.63 percent flat rate

State sales tax:

2.9 percent

*Data from U.S. News & World Report article published June 3, 2007



The Other Nine U.S. & World Report Best Retirement Spots:


Boone, NC | Dahlonega, GA | Fredericksburg, TX | Kennebunk, ME | Melbourne Beach, FL | Natchitoches, LA | Sandpoint, ID | Yucca Valley, CA | Yuma, AZ


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