Aug 13, 2012 3:34 PM by Greg Boyce
Colorado Springs has been selected by Where to Retire Magazine as one of the top cities for retirees.
The September/October 2012 issue will be available nationwide on August 14, 2012.
Where to Retire editor Mary Lu Abbott said Colorado Springs possesses qualities important to today's retirees. "With below-average living costs, affordable homes and low taxes, these 15 towns let your retirement dollars go further. Our collection includes coastal gems, four-season locales and mountain/desert retreats, such as Colorado Springs.
Each destination packs plenty of appeal and will keep retirees busy with a wealth of outdoor adventures, a rich history to explore, modern-day cultural events and educational amenities," Abbott said.
Here are the 15 Low-Cost Towns: Biloxi, MS; Fairhope, AL; Palm Coast, FL; Savannah, GA; Myrtle Beach, SC; Chattanooga, TN; Greenville, SC; Hot Springs, AR; Paducah, KY; Roanoke, VA; Boise, ID; Colorado Springs, CO; Green Valley, AZ; St. George, UT; Spokane, WA.