Best Places to Retire in Ohio


Thinking about retiring in Ohio? See why Ohio is one of the best states to retire, and browse low cost retirement places to live in Ohio

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Retiring in Ohio Overview - One of the Best States to Retire

Don’t leave Ohio off of the list of states that you’re considering for retirement. This state offers a Midwest feel mixed with Southern flavor, providing residents the best of both worlds. U.S. News and World Report also names Ohio as one of the country’s most affordable states for retirement. Throughout the state you will find an array of greenery, lakes and rivers, museums, and parks. The metro areas of Cleveland and Cincinnati have both undergone rationalizations in recent years, making both the cities themselves and surrounding areas excellent choices for retirees. Check out some of the best places to retire in Ohio below!

Best Retirement State Facts

Demographics

Median Age:

38.8

Percent of people 65+:

1410%

Median Household Income:

$ 48,849

Unemployment Rate:

480%

Geography

Region:

Midwest

Capital:

Columbus

Largest City:

Columbus

Largest City:

Cleveland

Fun Facts

Nick Name:

The Buckeye State

State Mammal:

White tailed deer

State Food:

Tomato

State Song:

"Beautiful Ohio"