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Top 10 cities for frugal retirees

Published: Friday, Sept. 20 2013 1:38 p.m. MDT

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Cost of living: 88 percent of the national average



Median home value: $127,626

Average state income tax rate in Idaho: 5.38 percent



Average property tax rate in Idaho: 0.69 percent

State sales tax rate in Idaho: 6 percent



As the state’s second-largest city behind Boise, Idaho Falls is a hub for both eastern Idaho and western Wyoming. The low cost of living and relatively low crime rates in Idaho Falls have earned it appearances on several other “best of” lists, and its recreational and cultural attractions include the Museum of Idaho, the Tautphaus Park Zoo and the Colonial Theater. The city’s Greenbelt offers joggers, cyclists and pedestrians a six-mile paved path along the Snake River.
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onebigdaddy
Dillon, CO

This is a very dumb list .. there isn't any way that most of the listed professions annual listed income is correct, especially with the economy being as it is.

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