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Puyallup
Puyallup
Washington
3 reviews
4 out of 5 stars based on 3 ratings
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Member of the World Health Organization Global Network of Age Friendly Cities and Communities

Puyallup, Washington  is a city in Pierce County, Washington, about 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Tacoma and 35 miles (56 km) south of Seattle. The population was 37,022 at the 2010 Census and the Washington State Office of Financial Management estimated the 2014 population at 38,670. Named after the Puyallup Tribe of Native Americans, Puyallup means "the generous people". It is also home to the Washington State Fair, the state's main fair.

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Lots of seniors still working , new housing available, easy bus access to wide variety of stores,, medical offices.
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Friendly, we have access to different stores, to freeways & I heard it's plenty of work opportunities for different ages.

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B

How did Washington earn the grade of B? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Washington has a state sales tax of 6.50%. Of particular interest is that Washington does not have taxes on social security. There are estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Washington has an effective property tax rate of 1.06%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Washington earned its state tax grade of B.

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