WalletHub recently ranked Virginia as the #1 2019 best state for military retirees. This news confirms why nearly 9 million residents choose Virginia as their place to call home.
Specifically, Virginia ranked #1 overall as the best state to retire with a total score of 60.24 based on a data set of 29 key metrics including veterans per capita, number of VA health facilities and job opportunities for veterans. It ranked #3 in Economic Environment, #5 in quality of life, and #15 in Health Care.
The Hampton Roads Chamber is a true believer and advocates that Virginia and the Hampton Roads region strives to move towards making this area the #1 choice for military retirees, always.
Read the full article by John S. Kiernan here.