The Top 20 LGBT-Friendly Cities for Retirement
Where are the most LGBT-friendly cities in the U.S. for retirees? According to SeniorAdvice.com there are 20 cities you should consider if you’re part of the LGBT community and retired.
So here’s the list, with Ft. Lauderdale, Florida coming out on top. Then it’s Austin, TX; Atlanta, GA; Portland, OR; Palm Springs, CA and then 15 other cities. For the full list you can click on this link. Multiple cities in California and Florida made the list. The Northwestern region and Eastern part of the U.S. were also well represented on the list.
A multitude of factors were considered, including the percentage of LGBT people in the area, available social activities, presence of gay-friendly senior communities, and the number of hospitals and pharmacies. The list also considers the city’s SeniorScore, which is an exclusive comprehensive un-biased scoring system designed to identify and measure the livability for seniors.