SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — So just where is the best place for Americans to retire? Florida? California? Hawaii? No, it turns out that South Dakota is the best place to live out those golden years, according to a new survey that takes taxes, climate, crime rates, health care and cost of living into account.
Bankrate, a personal consumer finance company has ranked the best states to retire on their website. The Dakota’s—both North and South are in the number one and four position respectively with Colorado, Wyoming and Utah rounding out the top five.