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Small Metros - Community Engagement

Community Engagement Overall % of population 65+ Number of arts,entertainment, and recreation facilities Senior volunteer rates Number of public libraries Number of YMCAs Funding for seniors
METRO Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score
Abilene, TX 94 54.75 138 38.88 32 27.69 151 56.28 125 22.29 56 16.72 193 23.31
Albany, GA 201 46.08 178 35.31 217 9.65 204 50.19 29 41.71 127 9.35 157 23.38
Alexandria, LA 189 47.02 136 38.99 157 13.45 247 43.07 14 48.30 136 9.05 81 23.75
Altoona, PA 74 56.71 18 51.33 72 19.72 102 62.97 122 22.76 122 9.71 33 25.24
Amarillo, TX 153 49.91 189 33.91 90 18.07 151 56.28 137 20.83 27 23.30 193 23.31
Ames, IA 24 69.39 234 28.63 59 20.79 16 89.28 6 64.63 49 17.96 17 25.91
Anchorage, AK 7 81.03 248 22.84 20 35.34 39 74.26 170 17.42 185 4.80 1 100.00
Ann Arbor, MI 137 50.97 223 30.64 45 22.39 121 61.75 141 20.25 188 4.51 106 23.66
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL 206 45.58 87 42.04 238 6.54 186 53.41 89 27.17 99 11.49 119 23.56
Appleton, WI 43 62.46 187 34.31 57 20.97 22 86.57 131 21.37 42 19.56 130 23.51
Asheville, NC 73 57.00 12 53.91 88 18.25 78 66.41 132 21.26 143 8.38 221 23.09
Athens-Clarke County, GA 210 45.13 225 30.31 183 12.18 204 50.19 62 31.57 60 16.23 157 23.38
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ 172 48.58 95 41.61 115 15.68 216 49.43 111 24.71 40 19.67 64 24.08
Auburn-Opelika, AL 247 40.65 242 26.65 232 8.08 186 53.41 247 6.98 30 23.21 119 23.56
Bangor, ME 52 59.66 78 42.85 112 15.84 75 66.88 8 59.09 139 8.70 92 23.70
Barnstable Town, MA 26 69.20 4 73.11 25 32.89 142 57.75 13 49.31 182 5.01 56 24.79
Battle Creek, MI 67 57.52 74 42.94 101 16.87 121 61.75 96 26.28 9 49.44 106 23.66
Bay City, MI 142 50.51 29 47.88 204 10.76 121 61.75 169 17.47 93 11.88 106 23.66
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 195 46.75 151 37.63 142 14.10 151 56.28 143 19.86 203 3.52 193 23.31
Bellingham, WA 61 58.55 127 39.88 46 22.32 46 73.17 100 25.96 163 6.74 168 23.34
Bend-Redmond, OR 107 53.50 45 46.06 171 12.67 54 72.84 181 16.45 252 0.00 216 23.27
Billings, MT 5 88.45 90 41.94 2 84.89 36 75.93 194 14.69 145 8.28 10 33.82
Binghamton, NY 170 48.79 39 47.03 90 18.07 236 45.21 103 25.74 116 10.29 27 25.32
Bismarck, ND 19 70.25 141 38.68 34 26.70 35 76.35 113 24.24 96 11.68 6 53.16
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA 102 54.26 152 37.59 120 15.44 70 67.98 133 21.21 26 23.82 145 23.44
Bloomington, IL 84 55.62 218 31.31 82 19.13 111 62.69 19 44.62 59 16.59 48 24.82
Bloomington, IN 147 50.01 215 31.50 70 19.91 90 63.63 227 11.47 123 9.60 92 23.70
Boulder, CO 60 58.59 221 30.70 26 32.30 41 73.25 203 13.95 179 5.18 193 23.31
Bowling Green, KY 211 45.12 172 35.82 104 16.50 220 47.13 76 29.42 252 0.00 77 23.76
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 79 56.07 120 40.29 64 20.33 46 73.17 184 15.99 177 5.40 168 23.34
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX 236 42.73 209 32.15 184 11.98 151 56.28 231 11.09 252 0.00 193 23.31
Brunswick, GA 157 49.63 49 45.23 207 10.44 204 50.19 40 37.25 31 22.99 157 23.38
Burlington, NC 111 52.79 81 42.47 94 17.88 78 66.41 213 12.89 138 8.73 221 23.09
Burlington-South Burlington, VT 10 77.77 184 34.75 60 20.69 32 81.05 3 74.27 35 20.79 5 54.38
Canton-Massillon, OH 127 51.49 40 47.01 166 12.94 132 60.80 90 27.06 210 3.17 71 23.90
Carson City, NV 36 66.17 23 49.39 6 67.44 242 43.45 209 13.47 252 0.00 239 22.94
Casper, WY 21 70.14 180 34.98 51 21.54 64 69.47 124 22.34 46 18.77 3 70.90
Cedar Rapids, IA 37 65.16 133 39.37 123 15.17 16 89.28 17 45.67 178 5.32 17 25.91
Champaign-Urbana, IL 101 54.37 212 32.03 153 13.71 111 62.69 23 43.43 22 26.44 48 24.82
Charleston, WV 71 57.15 36 47.26 29 28.83 195 52.71 75 29.95 106 11.31 24 25.49
Charlottesville, VA 109 53.16 105 40.76 102 16.80 70 67.98 158 18.17 171 6.14 145 23.44
Cheyenne, WY 30 68.47 163 36.65 81 19.19 64 69.47 159 18.10 65 15.23 3 70.90
Chico, CA 213 45.06 54 44.99 220 9.39 169 55.71 237 10.45 175 5.91 176 23.33
Clarksville, TN-KY 252 37.57 243 25.94 246 5.15 215 50.03 246 7.63 44 19.00 119 23.56
Cleveland, TN 232 42.91 79 42.69 244 5.17 198 51.98 176 16.78 103 11.37 151 23.42
Coeur d'Alene, ID 18 71.10 71 43.31 40 24.43 1 100.00 108 24.81 129 9.34 42 25.18
College Station-Bryan, TX 241 41.97 245 25.64 195 11.32 151 56.28 160 18.05 252 0.00 193 23.31
Columbia, MO 150 49.94 240 26.98 144 14.07 60 69.97 156 18.22 119 10.10 88 23.72
Columbus, GA-AL 226 44.18 204 32.71 164 13.02 203 51.42 166 17.61 68 14.75 142 23.45
Columbus, IN 128 51.47 129 39.86 241 5.99 90 63.63 188 15.55 6 52.52 92 23.70
Corpus Christi, TX 203 45.83 155 37.26 155 13.48 151 56.28 179 16.52 205 3.27 193 23.31
Corvallis, OR 75 56.54 168 36.23 157 13.45 54 72.84 107 24.93 14 33.55 216 23.27
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 204 45.74 93 41.68 96 17.41 227 46.07 148 19.37 111 10.92 244 22.34
Cumberland, MD-WV 63 58.12 19 51.30 218 9.57 68 67.99 32 39.05 25 24.22 59 24.17
Dalton, GA 246 40.81 196 33.23 240 6.12 204 50.19 218 12.70 33 21.29 157 23.38
Danville, IL 98 54.46 44 46.29 225 9.05 111 62.69 28 42.32 62 15.97 48 24.82
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 78 56.08 69 43.43 173 12.62 66 68.46 41 36.86 113 10.41 47 25.06
Decatur, AL 198 46.50 85 42.10 251 3.98 186 53.41 119 23.26 12 35.00 119 23.56
Decatur, IL 81 55.94 38 47.10 186 11.86 111 62.69 37 37.64 28 23.27 48 24.82
Dothan, AL 194 46.80 52 45.12 201 11.04 186 53.41 97 26.05 252 0.00 119 23.56
Dover, DE 103 54.02 122 40.12 61 20.65 147 57.01 223 12.18 146 8.23 9 38.10
Dubuque, IA 16 72.95 70 43.36 22 34.95 16 89.28 79 28.87 73 13.97 17 25.91
Duluth, MN-WI 28 68.87 60 44.66 37 25.01 14 91.79 52 33.16 187 4.69 142 23.45
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 138 50.93 190 33.86 87 18.39 78 66.41 174 17.03 215 2.86 221 23.09
Eau Claire, WI 40 63.73 140 38.77 62 20.56 22 86.57 104 25.40 52 17.14 130 23.51
El Centro, CA 238 42.56 222 30.67 244 5.17 169 55.71 59 32.16 252 0.00 176 23.33
Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY 196 46.67 199 33.05 188 11.63 220 47.13 135 21.10 8 50.53 77 23.76
Elkhart-Goshen, IN 145 50.24 176 35.38 222 9.29 90 63.63 128 21.91 19 29.46 92 23.70
Elmira, NY 158 49.59 61 44.62 69 20.04 236 45.21 99 26.01 69 14.71 27 25.32
Erie, PA 126 51.53 96 41.60 105 16.48 102 62.97 173 17.11 184 4.82 33 25.24
Eugene, OR 88 55.20 58 44.80 92 18.02 54 72.84 224 11.97 199 3.69 216 23.27
Evansville, IN-KY 144 50.30 103 41.05 121 15.38 148 56.89 67 30.89 189 4.35 87 23.73
Fairbanks, AK 3 94.94 251 19.83 5 70.08 39 74.26 153 18.76 252 0.00 1 100.00
Fargo, ND-MN 9 79.83 226 30.04 14 40.97 8 95.10 21 44.24 11 36.94 15 27.00
Farmington, NM 207 45.46 207 32.43 124 15.16 139 58.63 196 14.29 252 0.00 233 22.96
Fayetteville, NC 167 49.05 238 27.11 93 17.93 78 66.41 222 12.30 135 9.09 221 23.09
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO 192 46.88 206 32.44 177 12.46 120 62.04 149 19.00 209 3.18 117 23.63
Flagstaff, AZ 151 49.93 239 27.02 27 31.96 244 43.25 48 33.87 86 12.52 241 22.54
Flint, MI 190 47.00 107 40.70 235 7.10 121 61.75 125 22.29 204 3.28 106 23.66
Florence, SC 180 47.88 118 40.32 191 11.41 144 57.21 130 21.72 77 13.34 233 22.96
Fond du Lac, WI 53 59.64 67 43.55 226 8.89 22 86.57 93 26.92 81 13.03 130 23.51
Fort Collins, CO 92 54.98 173 35.80 56 20.99 41 73.25 230 11.17 126 9.39 193 23.31
Fort Smith, AR-OK 227 43.75 116 40.44 213 10.04 202 51.90 140 20.27 252 0.00 129 23.54
Fort Wayne, IN 148 49.99 171 35.84 140 14.27 90 63.63 146 19.54 115 10.38 92 23.70
Gadsden, AL 186 47.06 48 45.41 243 5.66 186 53.41 53 33.05 87 12.47 119 23.56
Gainesville, FL 239 42.28 198 33.09 200 11.06 227 46.07 116 23.62 53 16.97 244 22.34
Gainesville, GA 176 48.29 183 34.76 80 19.29 204 50.19 196 14.29 15 32.01 157 23.38
Glens Falls, NY 27 69.14 25 48.71 16 38.74 236 45.21 10 54.62 4 68.50 27 25.32
Goldsboro, NC 133 51.12 150 37.86 118 15.65 78 66.41 207 13.54 102 11.40 221 23.09
Grand Forks, ND-MN 11 76.60 179 35.22 11 46.03 8 95.10 165 17.68 67 14.86 15 27.00
Grand Junction, CO 71 57.15 66 43.80 64 20.33 41 73.25 134 21.11 252 0.00 193 23.31
Great Falls, MT 2 95.37 59 44.72 1 100.00 36 75.93 151 18.88 252 0.00 10 33.82
Greeley, CO 120 52.14 231 29.04 168 12.90 41 73.25 84 27.85 170 6.19 193 23.31
Green Bay, WI 46 61.03 163 36.65 137 14.33 22 86.57 85 27.53 47 18.54 130 23.51
Greenville, NC 168 49.02 232 29.01 107 16.39 78 66.41 144 19.82 252 0.00 221 23.09
Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS 169 48.83 158 36.87 196 11.29 100 62.98 110 24.77 197 3.79 75 23.77
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 106 53.53 146 38.36 100 16.97 68 67.99 121 22.82 176 5.50 59 24.17
Hanford-Corcoran, CA 221 44.49 247 23.55 169 12.82 169 55.71 101 25.81 89 12.20 176 23.33
Harrisonburg, VA 140 50.75 162 36.73 210 10.26 70 67.98 118 23.29 108 11.20 145 23.44
Hattiesburg, MS 116 52.40 197 33.14 234 7.14 100 62.98 11 52.46 36 20.70 75 23.77
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 141 50.52 53 45.11 206 10.58 78 66.41 161 17.96 201 3.59 221 23.09
Hinesville, GA 223 44.24 252 18.95 223 9.18 204 50.19 245 7.92 2 78.02 157 23.38
Hot Springs, AR 86 55.53 8 59.15 21 35.04 224 46.21 251 3.50 92 12.01 139 23.46
Houma-Thibodaux, LA 202 46.07 182 34.85 98 17.08 247 43.07 31 40.08 160 7.09 81 23.75
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH 83 55.75 47 45.97 38 24.93 149 56.65 55 32.36 202 3.54 68 24.06
Huntsville, AL 214 44.96 170 35.85 169 12.82 186 53.41 199 14.11 75 13.55 119 23.56
Idaho Falls, ID 34 66.24 216 31.43 131 14.54 1 100.00 36 37.68 100 11.46 42 25.18
Iowa City, IA 44 62.31 233 28.94 163 13.14 16 89.28 65 30.96 18 30.98 17 25.91
Ithaca, NY 163 49.33 214 31.88 35 26.09 236 45.21 91 27.05 66 15.09 27 25.32
Jackson, MI 118 52.28 92 41.74 190 11.53 121 61.75 54 32.42 54 16.88 106 23.66
Jackson, TN 200 46.21 119 40.30 162 13.24 198 51.98 219 12.49 34 21.10 151 23.42
Jacksonville, NC 222 44.42 250 21.78 181 12.34 78 66.41 216 12.77 252 0.00 221 23.09
Janesville-Beloit, WI 65 57.66 127 39.88 203 10.82 22 86.57 163 17.87 140 8.62 130 23.51
Jefferson City, MO 123 51.76 153 37.48 142 14.10 60 69.97 201 14.07 125 9.48 88 23.72
Johnson City, TN 234 42.90 34 47.51 239 6.48 198 51.98 241 9.35 167 6.36 151 23.42
Johnstown, PA 80 55.95 13 53.59 189 11.56 102 62.97 38 37.55 141 8.55 33 25.24
Jonesboro, AR 185 47.07 158 36.87 185 11.92 224 46.21 66 30.93 13 34.71 139 23.46
Joplin, MO 105 53.56 112 40.51 99 17.03 60 69.97 202 13.96 152 7.86 88 23.72
Kalamazoo-Portage, MI 131 51.38 158 36.87 119 15.45 121 61.75 56 32.31 189 4.35 106 23.66
Kankakee, IL 161 49.42 134 39.12 236 7.06 111 62.69 77 29.31 88 12.36 48 24.82
Kennewick-Richland, WA 130 51.40 228 29.87 177 12.46 46 73.17 117 23.32 173 5.99 168 23.34
Killeen-Temple, TX 193 46.83 244 25.87 79 19.30 151 56.28 190 14.99 58 16.60 193 23.31
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 124 51.75 14 53.23 199 11.08 136 60.56 145 19.58 94 11.80 150 23.43
Kingston, NY 49 59.97 56 44.85 18 38.40 236 45.21 15 46.66 158 7.20 27 25.32
Kokomo, IN 89 55.19 28 47.98 149 13.86 90 63.63 63 31.50 64 15.31 92 23.70
La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN 32 68.12 110 40.60 49 21.99 14 91.79 33 39.04 117 10.15 142 23.45
Lafayette, LA 184 47.11 200 33.00 42 22.90 247 43.07 42 36.39 207 3.21 81 23.75
Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN 104 53.82 227 30.02 53 21.49 90 63.63 43 34.80 154 7.75 92 23.70
Lake Charles, LA 173 48.41 161 36.82 54 21.30 247 43.07 30 40.37 159 7.15 81 23.75
Lancaster, PA 143 50.41 68 43.54 156 13.46 102 62.97 211 13.38 156 7.56 33 25.24
Lansing-East Lansing, MI 153 49.91 180 34.98 131 14.54 121 61.75 78 29.22 210 3.17 106 23.66
Laredo, TX 245 40.81 249 22.50 129 14.57 151 56.28 249 6.65 252 0.00 193 23.31
Las Cruces, NM 225 44.20 169 36.11 179 12.44 139 58.63 244 8.07 252 0.00 233 22.96
Lawrence, KS 35 66.23 241 26.77 113 15.81 10 92.68 205 13.65 3 75.65 45 25.13
Lawton, OK 174 48.33 229 29.77 73 19.63 150 56.62 232 10.90 24 24.26 118 23.61
Lebanon, PA 95 54.73 24 48.97 84 18.91 102 62.97 182 16.37 130 9.29 33 25.24
Lewiston, ID-WA 31 68.25 16 52.53 115 15.68 33 78.26 7 64.00 38 19.86 104 23.69
Lewiston-Auburn, ME 99 54.45 99 41.38 166 12.94 75 66.88 50 33.57 83 12.62 92 23.70
Lexington-Fayette, KY 182 47.41 205 32.54 30 28.78 220 47.13 212 13.22 212 3.16 77 23.76
Lima, OH 68 57.45 83 42.40 134 14.50 132 60.80 46 33.88 7 50.98 71 23.90
Lincoln, NE 48 60.38 208 32.27 103 16.57 31 85.73 164 17.78 23 24.81 23 25.60
Logan, UT-ID 17 71.48 246 24.02 23 34.76 4 97.69 26 42.86 252 0.00 69 23.98
Longview, TX 217 44.73 124 39.93 227 8.73 151 56.28 138 20.75 252 0.00 193 23.31
Longview, WA 100 54.44 41 46.90 191 11.41 46 73.17 192 14.81 84 12.59 168 23.34
Lubbock, TX 215 44.92 210 32.11 137 14.33 151 56.28 154 18.58 252 0.00 193 23.31
Lynchburg, VA 115 52.43 46 46.03 209 10.33 70 67.98 114 23.85 181 5.06 145 23.44
Macon, GA 228 43.44 147 38.20 216 9.71 204 50.19 92 26.99 252 0.00 157 23.38
Madera, CA 240 42.24 191 33.80 224 9.08 169 55.71 193 14.71 252 0.00 176 23.33
Manchester-Nashua, NH 96 54.55 174 35.74 133 14.53 67 68.09 56 32.31 157 7.24 14 27.54
Mansfield, OH 97 54.51 33 47.61 106 16.47 132 60.80 71 30.54 114 10.39 71 23.90
Medford, OR 55 59.18 17 52.21 97 17.38 54 72.84 97 26.05 174 5.93 216 23.27
Merced, CA 232 42.91 235 27.58 231 8.19 169 55.71 68 30.88 252 0.00 176 23.33
Michigan City-La Porte, IN 58 58.62 101 41.26 175 12.54 90 63.63 24 43.39 10 48.91 92 23.70
Midland, TX 164 49.27 230 29.46 58 20.96 151 56.28 240 9.59 16 32.00 193 23.31
Missoula, MT 6 82.65 185 34.45 4 73.81 36 75.93 186 15.95 76 13.39 10 33.82
Mobile, AL 205 45.61 148 37.97 211 10.18 186 53.41 171 17.26 37 20.54 119 23.56
Modesto, CA 244 41.29 217 31.42 221 9.33 169 55.71 225 11.64 252 0.00 176 23.33
Monroe, LA 186 47.06 157 37.05 66 20.31 247 43.07 51 33.52 150 8.06 81 23.75
Monroe, MI 51 59.71 114 40.49 252 3.11 121 61.75 16 45.73 1 100.00 106 23.66
Montgomery, AL 220 44.51 175 35.42 205 10.74 186 53.41 112 24.38 196 3.90 119 23.56
Morgantown, WV 57 58.80 201 32.99 12 42.98 195 52.71 115 23.64 105 11.32 24 25.49
Morristown, TN 231 43.24 30 47.81 248 5.01 198 51.98 147 19.51 252 0.00 151 23.42
Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 69 57.25 27 48.34 160 13.34 46 73.17 150 18.89 32 21.43 168 23.34
Muncie, IN 139 50.77 80 42.51 139 14.29 90 63.63 208 13.49 101 11.42 92 23.70
Muskegon, MI 121 52.12 124 39.92 114 15.75 121 61.75 80 28.85 149 8.12 106 23.66
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC 64 57.70 9 56.25 36 25.39 99 63.28 200 14.08 213 3.01 231 23.05
Napa, CA 156 49.81 63 44.34 109 16.13 169 55.71 203 13.95 45 18.93 176 23.33
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL 136 51.01 2 78.07 159 13.36 227 46.07 242 9.15 124 9.51 244 22.34
Niles-Benton Harbor, MI 77 56.23 42 46.83 74 19.57 121 61.75 46 33.88 146 8.23 106 23.66
Norwich-New London, CT 76 56.24 89 41.95 68 20.14 88 65.56 60 31.95 183 4.91 58 24.24
Ocala, FL 171 48.71 3 74.37 194 11.37 227 46.07 238 10.17 208 3.20 244 22.34
Ocean City, NJ 13 74.10 7 63.02 8 63.28 216 49.43 35 37.70 252 0.00 64 24.08
Odessa, TX 223 44.24 236 27.56 126 14.83 151 56.28 252 3.49 29 23.26 193 23.31
Olympia-Tumwater, WA 58 58.62 137 38.91 141 14.21 46 73.17 25 43.28 61 16.22 168 23.34
Oshkosh-Neenah, WI 66 57.53 142 38.66 161 13.31 22 86.57 221 12.33 144 8.32 130 23.51
Owensboro, KY 209 45.26 74 42.94 136 14.40 220 47.13 175 16.99 98 11.51 77 23.76
Panama City, FL 208 45.30 71 43.31 86 18.51 227 46.07 152 18.80 252 0.00 244 22.34
Parkersburg-Vienna, WV 42 62.96 26 48.67 13 41.65 195 52.71 83 28.04 74 13.63 24 25.49
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL 248 40.48 117 40.43 197 11.18 227 46.07 235 10.55 214 2.97 244 22.34
Peoria, IL 90 55.11 74 42.94 146 13.96 111 62.69 20 44.51 161 7.01 48 24.82
Pine Bluff, AR 250 39.30 131 39.75 249 4.87 224 46.21 136 21.05 252 0.00 139 23.46
Pittsfield, MA 14 74.07 11 54.61 17 38.45 142 57.75 2 83.71 48 18.46 56 24.79
Pocatello, ID 22 69.91 203 32.74 41 23.12 1 100.00 22 43.60 252 0.00 42 25.18
Portland-South Portland, ME 41 63.59 64 44.33 33 27.11 75 66.88 9 55.39 218 2.54 92 23.70
Port St. Lucie, FL 155 49.86 6 65.98 83 19.04 227 46.07 239 9.75 217 2.58 244 22.34
Prescott, AZ 117 52.32 5 72.98 180 12.41 244 43.25 49 33.76 118 10.14 241 22.54
Pueblo, CO 108 53.19 62 44.46 198 11.12 41 73.25 195 14.43 148 8.16 193 23.31
Punta Gorda, FL 82 55.89 1 100.00 174 12.57 227 46.07 248 6.89 91 12.04 244 22.34
Racine, WI 54 59.28 144 38.54 117 15.67 22 86.57 214 12.84 70 14.44 130 23.51
Rapid City, SD 1 100.00 115 40.46 3 82.33 12 91.96 58 32.19 39 19.78 7 43.81
Reading, PA 119 52.18 88 42.00 122 15.24 102 62.97 106 25.08 206 3.26 33 25.24
Redding, CA 177 48.19 22 50.36 125 14.95 169 55.71 250 6.13 162 6.97 176 23.33
Reno, NV 191 46.94 154 37.30 28 29.83 242 43.45 217 12.73 252 0.00 239 22.94
Roanoke, VA 87 55.27 32 47.80 148 13.91 70 67.98 74 30.09 194 4.09 145 23.44
Rochester, MN 23 69.51 130 39.77 44 22.60 5 97.68 64 31.27 78 13.20 155 23.39
Rockford, IL 152 49.92 123 40.06 130 14.56 111 62.69 178 16.53 195 3.99 48 24.82
Rocky Mount, NC 134 51.05 82 42.46 212 10.09 78 66.41 236 10.48 21 26.60 221 23.09
Rome, GA 175 48.31 98 41.43 77 19.33 204 50.19 177 16.72 71 14.14 157 23.38
Saginaw, MI 85 55.54 57 44.83 67 20.24 121 61.75 88 27.24 78 13.20 106 23.66
St. Cloud, MN 15 73.52 177 35.32 63 20.34 5 97.68 4 73.41 155 7.71 155 23.39
St. George, UT 33 66.34 21 50.80 77 19.33 7 95.88 167 17.57 252 0.00 232 23.03
St. Joseph, MO-KS 62 58.47 108 40.69 128 14.64 34 76.98 61 31.67 112 10.70 61 24.16
Salem, OR 114 52.44 139 38.79 176 12.48 54 72.84 226 11.49 72 14.09 216 23.27
Salinas, CA 166 49.07 220 31.16 75 19.55 169 55.71 69 30.84 200 3.68 176 23.33
Salisbury, MD-DE 45 61.90 10 54.92 50 21.91 59 71.56 109 24.80 169 6.28 22 25.89
San Angelo, TX 183 47.14 132 39.58 150 13.76 151 56.28 198 14.28 90 12.06 193 23.31
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA 125 51.59 55 44.96 76 19.44 169 55.71 105 25.24 186 4.76 176 23.33
Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA 146 50.20 192 33.74 48 22.06 169 55.71 129 21.87 107 11.29 176 23.33
Santa Fe, NM 50 59.93 30 47.81 24 33.41 139 58.63 139 20.41 50 17.36 233 22.96
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA 122 52.02 156 37.08 31 28.20 169 55.71 191 14.83 164 6.66 176 23.33
Santa Rosa, CA 161 49.42 84 42.34 52 21.50 169 55.71 228 11.32 216 2.74 176 23.33
Savannah, GA 199 46.48 194 33.59 89 18.17 204 50.19 87 27.28 193 4.16 157 23.38
Sheboygan, WI 38 64.67 77 42.86 55 21.14 22 86.57 86 27.44 97 11.62 130 23.51
Sherman-Denison, TX 178 48.16 50 45.17 202 10.94 151 56.28 81 28.41 252 0.00 193 23.31
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA 212 45.07 145 38.39 145 14.01 247 43.07 39 37.28 168 6.29 81 23.75
Sioux City, IA-NE-SD 8 80.81 143 38.62 19 37.08 21 88.59 5 66.60 57 16.64 13 33.16
Sioux Falls, SD 4 91.67 211 32.09 7 64.39 12 91.96 12 50.47 165 6.50 7 43.81
South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI 135 51.04 121 40.19 208 10.35 119 62.47 82 28.15 51 17.29 105 23.68
Spartanburg, SC 197 46.51 112 40.51 187 11.85 144 57.21 162 17.93 191 4.33 233 22.96
Springfield, IL 70 57.24 111 40.57 47 22.12 111 62.69 70 30.62 43 19.40 48 24.82
Springfield, MO 113 52.69 108 40.69 165 12.99 60 69.97 156 18.22 133 9.24 88 23.72
Springfield, OH 159 49.54 35 47.35 229 8.48 132 60.80 127 22.01 127 9.35 71 23.90
State College, PA 93 54.77 202 32.98 39 24.85 102 62.97 167 17.57 41 19.63 33 25.24
Sumter, SC 230 43.31 149 37.87 250 4.50 144 57.21 187 15.56 80 13.11 233 22.96
Tallahassee, FL 235 42.84 219 31.19 111 15.91 227 46.07 142 19.99 85 12.54 244 22.34
Terre Haute, IN 110 52.83 104 40.82 172 12.64 90 63.63 72 30.45 63 15.84 92 23.70
Texarkana, TX-AR 218 44.55 100 41.32 193 11.39 185 54.92 210 13.43 252 0.00 176 23.33
Topeka, KS 39 64.09 73 43.01 182 12.28 10 92.68 73 30.19 104 11.36 45 25.13
Trenton, NJ 216 44.90 165 36.50 108 16.15 216 49.43 183 16.29 153 7.83 64 24.08
Tuscaloosa, AL 229 43.42 195 33.34 233 7.46 186 53.41 120 23.20 82 12.97 119 23.56
Tyler, TX 160 49.52 102 41.06 135 14.48 151 56.28 229 11.27 17 31.75 193 23.31
Utica-Rome, NY 149 49.98 37 47.19 110 16.02 236 45.21 27 42.85 192 4.28 27 25.32
Valdosta, GA 219 44.52 224 30.48 146 13.96 204 50.19 95 26.30 109 10.99 157 23.38
Vallejo-Fairfield, CA 165 49.12 186 34.36 215 9.77 169 55.71 234 10.56 5 63.80 176 23.33
Victoria, TX 56 59.06 124 39.93 15 39.13 151 56.28 243 8.46 20 28.58 193 23.31
Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ 243 41.69 167 36.29 219 9.46 216 49.43 206 13.63 134 9.17 64 24.08
Visalia-Porterville, CA 236 42.73 237 27.42 214 9.97 169 55.71 123 22.47 198 3.74 176 23.33
Waco, TX 181 47.46 166 36.42 154 13.53 151 56.28 155 18.38 55 16.87 193 23.31
Warner Robins, GA 251 38.36 213 31.94 237 6.74 204 50.19 220 12.48 252 0.00 157 23.38
Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA 25 69.25 86 42.06 43 22.76 16 89.28 18 44.88 151 8.00 17 25.91
Wausau, WI 47 60.91 94 41.65 152 13.74 22 86.57 94 26.74 120 10.05 130 23.51
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH 12 74.44 15 52.97 9 58.17 137 59.55 34 37.78 121 9.92 62 24.15
Wenatchee, WA 20 70.19 65 43.95 85 18.60 46 73.17 1 100.00 95 11.69 168 23.34
Wheeling, WV-OH 29 68.79 20 51.19 10 47.59 137 59.55 45 34.61 142 8.43 62 24.15
Wichita Falls, TX 188 47.04 135 39.04 150 13.76 151 56.28 180 16.47 132 9.26 193 23.31
Williamsport, PA 129 51.46 43 46.70 228 8.68 102 62.97 102 25.77 110 10.95 33 25.24
Wilmington, NC 112 52.73 91 41.81 71 19.87 78 66.41 233 10.61 180 5.13 221 23.09
Winchester, VA-WV 132 51.32 106 40.75 95 17.87 89 64.52 189 15.45 252 0.00 70 23.91
Yakima, WA 91 55.09 193 33.65 127 14.76 46 73.17 44 34.62 172 6.11 168 23.34
York-Hanover, PA 179 47.89 97 41.58 230 8.47 102 62.97 215 12.82 130 9.29 33 25.24
Yuba City, CA 242 41.79 188 34.00 247 5.13 169 55.71 185 15.98 137 8.94 176 23.33
Yuma, AZ 249 39.75 51 45.13 242 5.87 244 43.25 172 17.14 166 6.46 241 22.54
Community Engagement Overall % of population 65+ Number of arts,entertainment, and recreation facilities Senior volunteer rates Number of public libraries Number of YMCAs Funding for seniors
METRO Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank
Abilene, TX 94 138 32 151 125 56 193
Albany, GA 201 178 217 204 29 127 157
Alexandria, LA 189 136 157 247 14 136 81
Altoona, PA 74 18 72 102 122 122 33
Amarillo, TX 153 189 90 151 137 27 193
Ames, IA 24 234 59 16 6 49 17
Anchorage, AK 7 248 20 39 170 185 1
Ann Arbor, MI 137 223 45 121 141 188 106
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL 206 87 238 186 89 99 119
Appleton, WI 43 187 57 22 131 42 130
Asheville, NC 73 12 88 78 132 143 221
Athens-Clarke County, GA 210 225 183 204 62 60 157
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ 172 95 115 216 111 40 64
Auburn-Opelika, AL 247 242 232 186 247 30 119
Bangor, ME 52 78 112 75 8 139 92
Barnstable Town, MA 26 4 25 142 13 182 56
Battle Creek, MI 67 74 101 121 96 9 106
Bay City, MI 142 29 204 121 169 93 106
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 195 151 142 151 143 203 193
Bellingham, WA 61 127 46 46 100 163 168
Bend-Redmond, OR 107 45 171 54 181 252 216
Billings, MT 5 90 2 36 194 145 10
Binghamton, NY 170 39 90 236 103 116 27
Bismarck, ND 19 141 34 35 113 96 6
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA 102 152 120 70 133 26 145
Bloomington, IL 84 218 82 111 19 59 48
Bloomington, IN 147 215 70 90 227 123 92
Boulder, CO 60 221 26 41 203 179 193
Bowling Green, KY 211 172 104 220 76 252 77
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 79 120 64 46 184 177 168
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX 236 209 184 151 231 252 193
Brunswick, GA 157 49 207 204 40 31 157
Burlington, NC 111 81 94 78 213 138 221
Burlington-South Burlington, VT 10 184 60 32 3 35 5
Canton-Massillon, OH 127 40 166 132 90 210 71
Carson City, NV 36 23 6 242 209 252 239
Casper, WY 21 180 51 64 124 46 3
Cedar Rapids, IA 37 133 123 16 17 178 17
Champaign-Urbana, IL 101 212 153 111 23 22 48
Charleston, WV 71 36 29 195 75 106 24
Charlottesville, VA 109 105 102 70 158 171 145
Cheyenne, WY 30 163 81 64 159 65 3
Chico, CA 213 54 220 169 237 175 176
Clarksville, TN-KY 252 243 246 215 246 44 119
Cleveland, TN 232 79 244 198 176 103 151
Coeur d'Alene, ID 18 71 40 1 108 129 42
College Station-Bryan, TX 241 245 195 151 160 252 193
Columbia, MO 150 240 144 60 156 119 88
Columbus, GA-AL 226 204 164 203 166 68 142
Columbus, IN 128 129 241 90 188 6 92
Corpus Christi, TX 203 155 155 151 179 205 193
Corvallis, OR 75 168 157 54 107 14 216
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 204 93 96 227 148 111 244
Cumberland, MD-WV 63 19 218 68 32 25 59
Dalton, GA 246 196 240 204 218 33 157
Danville, IL 98 44 225 111 28 62 48
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 78 69 173 66 41 113 47
Decatur, AL 198 85 251 186 119 12 119
Decatur, IL 81 38 186 111 37 28 48
Dothan, AL 194 52 201 186 97 252 119
Dover, DE 103 122 61 147 223 146 9
Dubuque, IA 16 70 22 16 79 73 17
Duluth, MN-WI 28 60 37 14 52 187 142
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 138 190 87 78 174 215 221
Eau Claire, WI 40 140 62 22 104 52 130
El Centro, CA 238 222 244 169 59 252 176
Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY 196 199 188 220 135 8 77
Elkhart-Goshen, IN 145 176 222 90 128 19 92
Elmira, NY 158 61 69 236 99 69 27
Erie, PA 126 96 105 102 173 184 33
Eugene, OR 88 58 92 54 224 199 216
Evansville, IN-KY 144 103 121 148 67 189 87
Fairbanks, AK 3 251 5 39 153 252 1
Fargo, ND-MN 9 226 14 8 21 11 15
Farmington, NM 207 207 124 139 196 252 233
Fayetteville, NC 167 238 93 78 222 135 221
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO 192 206 177 120 149 209 117
Flagstaff, AZ 151 239 27 244 48 86 241
Flint, MI 190 107 235 121 125 204 106
Florence, SC 180 118 191 144 130 77 233
Fond du Lac, WI 53 67 226 22 93 81 130
Fort Collins, CO 92 173 56 41 230 126 193
Fort Smith, AR-OK 227 116 213 202 140 252 129
Fort Wayne, IN 148 171 140 90 146 115 92
Gadsden, AL 186 48 243 186 53 87 119
Gainesville, FL 239 198 200 227 116 53 244
Gainesville, GA 176 183 80 204 196 15 157
Glens Falls, NY 27 25 16 236 10 4 27
Goldsboro, NC 133 150 118 78 207 102 221
Grand Forks, ND-MN 11 179 11 8 165 67 15
Grand Junction, CO 71 66 64 41 134 252 193
Great Falls, MT 2 59 1 36 151 252 10
Greeley, CO 120 231 168 41 84 170 193
Green Bay, WI 46 163 137 22 85 47 130
Greenville, NC 168 232 107 78 144 252 221
Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS 169 158 196 100 110 197 75
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 106 146 100 68 121 176 59
Hanford-Corcoran, CA 221 247 169 169 101 89 176
Harrisonburg, VA 140 162 210 70 118 108 145
Hattiesburg, MS 116 197 234 100 11 36 75
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 141 53 206 78 161 201 221
Hinesville, GA 223 252 223 204 245 2 157
Hot Springs, AR 86 8 21 224 251 92 139
Houma-Thibodaux, LA 202 182 98 247 31 160 81
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH 83 47 38 149 55 202 68
Huntsville, AL 214 170 169 186 199 75 119
Idaho Falls, ID 34 216 131 1 36 100 42
Iowa City, IA 44 233 163 16 65 18 17
Ithaca, NY 163 214 35 236 91 66 27
Jackson, MI 118 92 190 121 54 54 106
Jackson, TN 200 119 162 198 219 34 151
Jacksonville, NC 222 250 181 78 216 252 221
Janesville-Beloit, WI 65 127 203 22 163 140 130
Jefferson City, MO 123 153 142 60 201 125 88
Johnson City, TN 234 34 239 198 241 167 151
Johnstown, PA 80 13 189 102 38 141 33
Jonesboro, AR 185 158 185 224 66 13 139
Joplin, MO 105 112 99 60 202 152 88
Kalamazoo-Portage, MI 131 158 119 121 56 189 106
Kankakee, IL 161 134 236 111 77 88 48
Kennewick-Richland, WA 130 228 177 46 117 173 168
Killeen-Temple, TX 193 244 79 151 190 58 193
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 124 14 199 136 145 94 150
Kingston, NY 49 56 18 236 15 158 27
Kokomo, IN 89 28 149 90 63 64 92
La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN 32 110 49 14 33 117 142
Lafayette, LA 184 200 42 247 42 207 81
Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN 104 227 53 90 43 154 92
Lake Charles, LA 173 161 54 247 30 159 81
Lancaster, PA 143 68 156 102 211 156 33
Lansing-East Lansing, MI 153 180 131 121 78 210 106
Laredo, TX 245 249 129 151 249 252 193
Las Cruces, NM 225 169 179 139 244 252 233
Lawrence, KS 35 241 113 10 205 3 45
Lawton, OK 174 229 73 150 232 24 118
Lebanon, PA 95 24 84 102 182 130 33
Lewiston, ID-WA 31 16 115 33 7 38 104
Lewiston-Auburn, ME 99 99 166 75 50 83 92
Lexington-Fayette, KY 182 205 30 220 212 212 77
Lima, OH 68 83 134 132 46 7 71
Lincoln, NE 48 208 103 31 164 23 23
Logan, UT-ID 17 246 23 4 26 252 69
Longview, TX 217 124 227 151 138 252 193
Longview, WA 100 41 191 46 192 84 168
Lubbock, TX 215 210 137 151 154 252 193
Lynchburg, VA 115 46 209 70 114 181 145
Macon, GA 228 147 216 204 92 252 157
Madera, CA 240 191 224 169 193 252 176
Manchester-Nashua, NH 96 174 133 67 56 157 14
Mansfield, OH 97 33 106 132 71 114 71
Medford, OR 55 17 97 54 97 174 216
Merced, CA 232 235 231 169 68 252 176
Michigan City-La Porte, IN 58 101 175 90 24 10 92
Midland, TX 164 230 58 151 240 16 193
Missoula, MT 6 185 4 36 186 76 10
Mobile, AL 205 148 211 186 171 37 119
Modesto, CA 244 217 221 169 225 252 176
Monroe, LA 186 157 66 247 51 150 81
Monroe, MI 51 114 252 121 16 1 106
Montgomery, AL 220 175 205 186 112 196 119
Morgantown, WV 57 201 12 195 115 105 24
Morristown, TN 231 30 248 198 147 252 151
Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 69 27 160 46 150 32 168
Muncie, IN 139 80 139 90 208 101 92
Muskegon, MI 121 124 114 121 80 149 106
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC 64 9 36 99 200 213 231
Napa, CA 156 63 109 169 203 45 176
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL 136 2 159 227 242 124 244
Niles-Benton Harbor, MI 77 42 74 121 46 146 106
Norwich-New London, CT 76 89 68 88 60 183 58
Ocala, FL 171 3 194 227 238 208 244
Ocean City, NJ 13 7 8 216 35 252 64
Odessa, TX 223 236 126 151 252 29 193
Olympia-Tumwater, WA 58 137 141 46 25 61 168
Oshkosh-Neenah, WI 66 142 161 22 221 144 130
Owensboro, KY 209 74 136 220 175 98 77
Panama City, FL 208 71 86 227 152 252 244
Parkersburg-Vienna, WV 42 26 13 195 83 74 24
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL 248 117 197 227 235 214 244
Peoria, IL 90 74 146 111 20 161 48
Pine Bluff, AR 250 131 249 224 136 252 139
Pittsfield, MA 14 11 17 142 2 48 56
Pocatello, ID 22 203 41 1 22 252 42
Portland-South Portland, ME 41 64 33 75 9 218 92
Port St. Lucie, FL 155 6 83 227 239 217 244
Prescott, AZ 117 5 180 244 49 118 241
Pueblo, CO 108 62 198 41 195 148 193
Punta Gorda, FL 82 1 174 227 248 91 244
Racine, WI 54 144 117 22 214 70 130
Rapid City, SD 1 115 3 12 58 39 7
Reading, PA 119 88 122 102 106 206 33
Redding, CA 177 22 125 169 250 162 176
Reno, NV 191 154 28 242 217 252 239
Roanoke, VA 87 32 148 70 74 194 145
Rochester, MN 23 130 44 5 64 78 155
Rockford, IL 152 123 130 111 178 195 48
Rocky Mount, NC 134 82 212 78 236 21 221
Rome, GA 175 98 77 204 177 71 157
Saginaw, MI 85 57 67 121 88 78 106
St. Cloud, MN 15 177 63 5 4 155 155
St. George, UT 33 21 77 7 167 252 232
St. Joseph, MO-KS 62 108 128 34 61 112 61
Salem, OR 114 139 176 54 226 72 216
Salinas, CA 166 220 75 169 69 200 176
Salisbury, MD-DE 45 10 50 59 109 169 22
San Angelo, TX 183 132 150 151 198 90 193
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA 125 55 76 169 105 186 176
Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA 146 192 48 169 129 107 176
Santa Fe, NM 50 30 24 139 139 50 233
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA 122 156 31 169 191 164 176
Santa Rosa, CA 161 84 52 169 228 216 176
Savannah, GA 199 194 89 204 87 193 157
Sheboygan, WI 38 77 55 22 86 97 130
Sherman-Denison, TX 178 50 202 151 81 252 193
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA 212 145 145 247 39 168 81
Sioux City, IA-NE-SD 8 143 19 21 5 57 13
Sioux Falls, SD 4 211 7 12 12 165 7
South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI 135 121 208 119 82 51 105
Spartanburg, SC 197 112 187 144 162 191 233
Springfield, IL 70 111 47 111 70 43 48
Springfield, MO 113 108 165 60 156 133 88
Springfield, OH 159 35 229 132 127 127 71
State College, PA 93 202 39 102 167 41 33
Sumter, SC 230 149 250 144 187 80 233
Tallahassee, FL 235 219 111 227 142 85 244
Terre Haute, IN 110 104 172 90 72 63 92
Texarkana, TX-AR 218 100 193 185 210 252 176
Topeka, KS 39 73 182 10 73 104 45
Trenton, NJ 216 165 108 216 183 153 64
Tuscaloosa, AL 229 195 233 186 120 82 119
Tyler, TX 160 102 135 151 229 17 193
Utica-Rome, NY 149 37 110 236 27 192 27
Valdosta, GA 219 224 146 204 95 109 157
Vallejo-Fairfield, CA 165 186 215 169 234 5 176
Victoria, TX 56 124 15 151 243 20 193
Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ 243 167 219 216 206 134 64
Visalia-Porterville, CA 236 237 214 169 123 198 176
Waco, TX 181 166 154 151 155 55 193
Warner Robins, GA 251 213 237 204 220 252 157
Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA 25 86 43 16 18 151 17
Wausau, WI 47 94 152 22 94 120 130
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH 12 15 9 137 34 121 62
Wenatchee, WA 20 65 85 46 1 95 168
Wheeling, WV-OH 29 20 10 137 45 142 62
Wichita Falls, TX 188 135 150 151 180 132 193
Williamsport, PA 129 43 228 102 102 110 33
Wilmington, NC 112 91 71 78 233 180 221
Winchester, VA-WV 132 106 95 89 189 252 70
Yakima, WA 91 193 127 46 44 172 168
York-Hanover, PA 179 97 230 102 215 130 33
Yuba City, CA 242 188 247 169 185 137 176
Yuma, AZ 249 51 242 244 172 166 241