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Alexandria
Alexandria
Louisiana
13 reviews
3 out of 5 stars based on 19 ratings
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Alexandria is the ninth-largest city in the state of Louisiana and is the parish seat of Rapides Parish, Louisiana, United States. It lies on the south bank of the Red River in almost the exact geographic center of the state. It is the principal city of the Alexandria metropolitan area (population 153,922) which encompasses all of Rapides and Grant parishes. Its neighboring city is Pineville. In 2010, the population was 47,723, an increase of 3 percent from the 2000 census.

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This place is more like a retirement city and its not hard to get to different locations.plus we alot of good providers.
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In either cities age friendly or unfriendly it doesn't matter its all according too ypur experience
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Very friendly
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It a community where people look out for each othet
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Very good place for people to live it is very quiet for older people.

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How did Louisiana earn the grade of B? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Louisiana has a state sales tax of 5.00%. Of particular interest is that Louisiana does not have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Louisiana has an effective property tax rate of 0.51%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Louisiana earned its state tax grade of B.

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