Boise, Idaho Ranked 3rd Best Place to Retire

Out of the 150 most populated cities they looked at, WalletHub’s 2015’s Best and Worst Cities to Retire ranked Boise, Idaho in 3rd place. WalletHub researched 24 key data metrics to identify which cities retirees could make their dollars stretch without giving up on their lifestyle preferences. The key metrics analyzed included cost of living, recreational activity opportunities, quality of life, and health care.

Boise ranked 7th for the quality of life the city offers retirees. The city also ranked as the 21st most affordable city to live in; 27th for the activities available for the elderly; and 39th for health care services. To see how other cities ranked in WalletHub’s list, visit

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