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Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon
New York
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Mount Vernon is a city in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is an inner suburb of New York City, immediately to the north of the borough of the Bronx. As of the 2010 census, Mount Vernon had a population of 67,292.

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The neighborhood is very age friendly The community help and watches out for seniors in the neighborhood.
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My neighborhood is very age friendly. And very helpful to the elderly,and disabled. It feel good to see people showing love, to people who need it.
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Transportation i see where the buses have wheel chair accessible and the drivers would wait and fix their space in the bus. Drivers would wait at the crossing so they go by safely
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I can say that this community is age friendly due to their maturity, age and education. The people living in this community are very informative on what is going on for example in case of fire or any form emergency,also mannerable,they always say hello, good morning and good afternoon..
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I think this are is pretty age friendly

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C

How did New York earn the grade of C? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. New York has a state sales tax of 4.00%. Of particular interest is that New York does not have taxes on social security. There are estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. New York has an effective property tax rate of 1.65%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how New York earned its state tax grade of C.

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