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Tucson ranks 47th in top places to retire

A view of the skyline in Tucson, Arizona.
Posted at 6:39 AM, Aug 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-14 12:24:02-04

If you're looking for a place to settle after putting in decades of hard work, look no further than the "Old Pueblo."

Based on quality of life, cost of living, taxpayer- friendliness and recreational activities, Wallethub ranks Tucson 47th out of almost 200 cities.

Source: WalletHub


Scottsdale and Tempe also took top spots in the best places to retire in the nation.

The number one destination: Orlando, Florida.

The following cities in Arizona are ranked as followed:

  • #2: Scottsdale
  • #10: Tempe
  • #37: Peoria
  • #44: Gilbert
  • #47: Tucson
  • #53: Chandler
  • #69: Phoenix
  • #74: Mesa
  • #99: Glendale