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Here Are The 17 Best Places In Minnesota To Retire In

Yesterday we gave you the best places to raise a family, but what if you’ve been there, done that? If you’re looking to retire, whether you’re an adventurer, a bookworm, a foodie, or a little bit of everything, there’s a perfect retirement town in Minnesota for you. Niche did the research and ranked towns based on number of retirees and percent that are new, weather (which is all pretty low ranking in Minnesota as we know), safety, monthly housing costs, and access to healthcare and entertainment. Northfield took #1 in the country according to Money Magazine, so it’s time to give everyone else a try based on these different parameters, and here are the new winners:

If you made it through the list, tell us which one of the aspects evaluated is most important to you for retirement in the comments!

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!