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The 50 best places to retire across middle America

GOBankingRates Logo By Gabrielle Olya of GOBankingRates | Slide 1 of 52: Living along the coasts tends to come with higher living costs, so those looking to save money in retirement should consider moving to a landlocked state.To determine the cheapest places to retire across Middle America — which for this study is defined as Midwestern states and other states with no coastline on the ocean — GOBankingRates analyzed the cost of groceries, healthcare, utilities, transportation, rent and the overall cost of living. Healthcare costs were weighted double because these costs are more significant for people of retirement age.Click through to see some of the most affordable places to retire across Middle America.

The 50 best places to retire across middle America

Living along the coasts tends to come with higher living costs, so those looking to save money in retirement should consider moving to a landlocked state.

To determine the cheapest places to retire across Middle America — which for this study is defined as Midwestern states and other states with no coastline on the ocean — GOBankingRates analyzed the cost of groceries, healthcare, utilities, transportation, rent and the overall cost of living. Healthcare costs were weighted double because these costs are more significant for people of retirement age.

Click through to see some of the most affordable places to retire across Middle America.

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