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Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa
California
6 reviews
4 out of 5 stars based on 7 ratings
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Santa Rosa is a city in and the county seat of Sonoma County, California, United States. Its estimated 2016 population was 175,155. Santa Rosa is the largest city in California's Redwood Empire, Wine Country and the North Bay; the fifth most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area after San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland, and Fremont; and the 28th most populous city in California.

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compassion for each other is make the place friendly
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I am not really sure as people talk to you if you say hi whilst on the road.Maybe its the way they were brought up.
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Great town, honest people,friendly,fun
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Community engagement and general livability
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People are social, tolerant and accommodating.

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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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