To help retirees find a safe, enjoyable and wallet-friendly place to call home, WalletHub compared the 50 states using 47 key metrics from the adjusted cost of living to weather to quality of public hospitals.

Colorado came in second place to Florida.

Retiring in Colorado (1=Best; 25=Avg.)

  • 9th – WalletHub ‘Taxpayer’ Ranking
  • 15th – Elderly-Friendly Labor Market
  • 7th – Life Expectancy
  • 5th – Access to Adult Volunteer Activities
  • 8th – Family & General Physicians per Capita
Source: WalletHub