Boise #1 City In The Nation For Places To Retire
Another #1 ranking for Boise. Yes... #1 in the entire nation according to Yahoo Finance.
Boise beat out ever city in America when it comes to the all-time best city to Retire On A Social Security Budget.
5. Grand Rapids, Michigan
4. Dayton, Ohio
3. Colorado Springs, Colorado
2. Cape Coral, Florida
1. Boise, Idaho
The 2016 annual average Social Security Payment in the U.S.A. is $1,341 a month. So the average married couple would bring in a total of $2,682 a month.
Boise has plenty of affordable housing. Retirees with a paid off home pay a median of $351 a month for the taxes. This leaves plenty of money for all the great activities Boise has to offer like... BSU Games and/or classes, hiking, biking, river sports, skiing, museums, Zoo Boise, great restaurants, and of course the 25-mile long Greenbelt along the Boise River.
Homeowner costs with a mortgage: $1,016
Homeowner costs with a paid-off house: $351
Median rent: $781