Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

About Pgh Next

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

About Pgh Next

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If you're spending your later years in Pittsburgh, you're in the right place.

The Steel City continues to win high marks for livability, affordability and a range of cultural attractions and outdoor amenities in respected rankings -- from Forbes, U.S. News & World Report and others -- that pinpoint the best places to retire.

There are an estimated 600,000 boomers -- now ages 53 to 71 -- as well as tens of thousands of older people in the Pittsburgh area who are enjoying all the region has to offer. In fact, more people in Pittsburgh are celebrating their 60th birthday in 2017 than are reaching any other milestone.

This generation tends to be healthier, more affluent and more highly educated than previous ones. They spend their time and money on experiences rather than on goods and are heavily represented at local theaters, lecture halls, concerts, dance and exercise classes and restaurants as well as on bike trails and in volunteer pursuits. …

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