Best states for retirement

Published On: May 06 2013 09:50:02 AM CDT   Updated On: May 06 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Think you know which states are best for retirees? Think again.

5 / 21

Another cold state to make Bankrate's list, Iowa boasts low crime and living costs and high-quality healthcare. In the college town of Iowa City, retirees can take up a class at the University of Iowa or enjoy free concerts and outdoor movie nights in the summer.

10. Iowa (9 in 2012)

Upload Photos / Videos