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Lubbock ranked among top 20 small cities for 'successful aging'

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Lubbock is the 17th best small city in America for older folks. That's according to a study released Tuesday by the Milken Institute. 

The study looked at a long list of factors including how easy it is to get around. The very best small city for "successful aging" is that's Sioux Falls South Dakota.

Top 20 small cities for aging

1. Sioux Falls

2. Iowa City, Iowa

3. Bismarck, N.D.

4. Columbia, Mo.

5. Rochester, Minn.

6. Gainesville, Fla.

7. Ann Arbor, Mich.

8. Missoula, Mont.

9. Durham, N.C.

10. Rapid City

11. Ames, Iowa

12. Anchorage, Alaska

13. Morgantown, W.Va.

14. Dubuque, Iowa

15. Hattiesburg, Miss.

16. Lincoln, Ne.

17. Lubbock, Texas

18. Fargo, N.D.

19. Boulder, Colo.

20. Burlington, Vt.

Source: Milken Institute

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