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Website ranks best places to retire in LA

Website ranks best places to retire in LA

The top three places for retirees in the state are in Southeast Louisiana.(Source: FOX 8 Photo) The top three places for retirees in the state are in Southeast Louisiana.(Source: FOX 8 Photo)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE)- You don't need to go far to find a good place to retire in Louisiana.

According to researchers at Smartasset.com, the top three places for retirees in the state are in southeast Louisiana.

Covington takes the top spot. Mandeville ranks second. Thibodaux ranks third.

Researchers considered a number of factors to put together their list. Some of the factors include taxes, the number of doctor offices and opportunities for recreation.

They say Stuart, Fla., is the best place to retire in country.

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