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The Cost of Living Index reported here considers the two largest categories of expense for a household, housing costs and taxes. The index value of the average U.S. household is 100%.

Oak Ridge, Tennessee is the most affordable place among our 99 top retirement cities with a cost of living that is 65% of the average for a U.S. town or city.

Cost of Living Index
  Cost of Living
City/Town Index
Oak Ridge, TN 65%
Gatlinburg, TN 67%
Marietta, OH 67%
Valdosta, GA 69%
Hot Springs Village, AR 70%
Pocatello, ID 71%
Springfield, MO 72%
Clarksville, TN 72%
Bowling Green, KY 72%
Fond du Lac, WI 73%
Columbia, SC 74%
Lynchburg, VA 75%
Athens, GA 75%
Las Cruces, NM 76%
Winter Haven, FL 77%

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