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Andover
Andover
Massachusetts
7 reviews
3.5 out of 5 stars based on 8 ratings
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Andover is a town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States. It was settled in 1642 and incorporated in 1646. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,201. It is part of the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts-New Hampshire metropolitan statistical area. Part of the town comprises the census-designated place of Andover. It is twinned with its namesake: Andover, Hampshire, England.

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Great deal of all ages being friendly in this family community.
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People will say hello casually, not a lot of opportunity to meet people.
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Andover is age friendly because there is many communities for elders to reside at and close stores.
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Im looking to relocate to Andover ma not sure if its age friendly or not sorry.
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Very happy people and professional families.

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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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