The top 10 UK cities for over 55s to live in

A new study has revealed the most popular places to live in the UK for each stage of life, and determined the most popular cities for over 55s.

Thursday, 12th November 2020, 2:44 pm
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These are the top 10 cities in the UK for over 55s to live in, according to retirement property specialists, Audley Villages.

Coming in first is Glasgow - with an average cost of living working out at £583.07, 1,896 restaurants and 12.27 crimes per 1,000 people, Glasgow was given an overall score of 6.7
Next is Sheffield - with an average cost of living working out at £570.99, 1,161 restaurants and 8.94 crimes per 1,000 people, Sheffield was awarded an overall score of 6.4

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Edinburgh’s average cost of living worked out at £643.13, 1,816 restaurants and 9.9 crimes per 1,000 people, which bagged the city an overall score of 6.2
Belfast has an average cost of living of £543.23, 840 restaurants and 12.18 crimes per 1,000 people, giving Belfast an overall score of 6.2
Sunderland has an average cost of living of £622.62, 325 restaurants and 11.36 crimes per 1,000 people, giving the city an overall score of 6.2
Swansea has an average cost of living of £622.62, 528 restaurants and 7.15 crimes per 1,000 people, giving Swansea an overall score of 6.1
London has an average cost of living of £802.18, 18,993 restaurants and 12.04 crimes per 1,000 people, giving the capital an overall score of 6.1
Aberdeen has an average cost of living of £693.44, 521 restaurants and 10.82 crimes per 1,000 people, resulting in an overall score of 6.0
Stoke-on-Trent has an average living cost of £607.83, 444 restaurants and 10.06 crimes per 1,000 people, giving Stoke-on-Trent an overall score of 6.0
Birmingham has an average living cost of £603.14, 1,865 restaurants and 11.8 crimes per 1,000 people, giving the city an overall score of 6.0