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Oxford
Oxford
Massachusetts
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Oxford is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 13,709 at the 2010 census. For geographic and demographic information on the census-designated place Oxford, please see the article Oxford (CDP), Massachusetts.

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All ages live here. There are good schools. There is a senior center and activities. Several clubs and places to meet. Also have Sportsmans Club for all ages.
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My neighborhood is age-friendly because it's a quiet town with lots of quiet back roads to live on and the crime rate is very low. I think that there are also fun things to do in neighboring towns as well.
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All ages live here. There are good schools. There is a senior center and activities. Several clubs and places to meet. Also have Sportsmans Club for all ages.
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My neighborhood is age-friendly because it's a quiet town with lots of quiet back roads to live on and the crime rate is very low. I think that there are also fun things to do in neighboring towns as well.

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How did Massachusetts earn the grade of C? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Massachusetts has a state sales tax of 6.25%. Of particular interest is that Massachusetts does not have taxes on social security. There are estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Massachusetts has an effective property tax rate of 1.21%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Massachusetts earned its state tax grade of C.

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