AN AGING POPULATION
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America's elderly are a growing population, but one that tends to be concentrated
in specific geographical areas. Areas where a high percentage of the population is over the
age of 65 include not only retirement hotspots like Florida and the Southwest, but also
places like the Great Plains, with a high level of out-migration of younger
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Source: Census 2000 analyzed by the Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN).
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