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Roseville, California ranks 8th out of the 200 largest cities in America

Roseville, Calif.- When the time comes for members of the American military to hang up their uniforms for good, they’ll inevitably face the same question anyone else asks themselves when nearing retirement: Where will I live?

This Veterans Day, many are looking to Roseville, named the 8th best city for military retirees in the U.S. by Smartasset.com.


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Smartasset compared 200 of the largest cities in the U.S. across three categories of metrics.

Military Retirement Friendliness

  • Percentage of the population who are veterans ages 65 and older.
  • Retirement communities per 1,000 residents.
  • Estimated senior tax burden. This estimates the income and sales tax burden for seniors.

Resources for Veterans

  • VA health facilities per 100,000 veterans.
  • VA benefits administration offices per 100,000 veterans.

Economic Environment

  • Median veteran income.
  • Percentage of veterans living under the poverty line.
  • August 2021 unemployment rate.

Roseville ranks fifth overall for military retirement friendliness. Veterans who are 65 and older comprise 3.32% of Roseville’s population.

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