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Carson
Carson
California
4 reviews
4 out of 5 stars based on 4 ratings
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Carson is a city in Los Angeles County, California. As of the 2010 census, Carson had a population of 91,714. Located 13 miles (21 km) south of downtown Los Angeles and approximately 14 miles away from the Los Angeles International Airport. Incorporated on February 20, 1968, Carson is the youngest municipality in the South Bay region of Metropolitan Los Angeles. The city is generally a working class city with some middle-class neighborhoods.

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Good public transportation, senior activities, close to medical care
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Community engament. Lots of programss available thru the Carson City hall, lots of Elderly walked around our neighborhood. Everyone respects elderly s when seen outside
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It is a diverse community with good programs for seniors and easy mode of transportation.
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The majority of the immediate and surrounding area is inhabited by mostly seniors and young families. I find they genrally very friendly and very good about looking out for their neighbors.

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How did California earn the grade of C? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. California has a state sales tax of 7.25%. Of particular interest is that California does not have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. California has an effective property tax rate of 0.79%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how California earned its state tax grade of C.

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