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Southfield
Southfield
Michigan
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Member of the World Health Organization Global Network of Age Friendly Cities and Communities

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Southfield is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan. It is a northern suburb of Detroit, MI. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 71,739. A part of Metro Detroit's upscale office market, the city's marque is a cluster of five golden skyscrapers – known as the "Golden Triangle" – that form the contemporary 2,200,000 square feet (204,400 m2) Southfield Town Center office complex with a Westin Hotel and a conference center. In addition, a 33-story luxury residential high-rise is separate from the complex. To the west, near the confluence of I-696/Reuther Freeway and M-10/Lodge Freeway, is the American Center.

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It's a great community
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Older people live here
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Southfield Community is Age Friendly toward the Senior Citizen population, offering various Resources; like Housing, Education, ComputerClasses,Food Program to Seniors 65 yrs & up,
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The environment is great and the community is so helpful and they all work together as one and they uplift each other
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This town is friendly and quiet and everything is in place there is no loud and out ravenous noise

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B

How did Michigan earn the grade of B? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Michigan has a state sales tax of 6.00%. Of particular interest is that Michigan does not have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Michigan has an effective property tax rate of 1.71%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Michigan earned its state tax grade of B.

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