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Sun City, Arizona, Has To Be The Coolest Place To Retire

The average age in Sun City is 72.4 years old, and it is absolutely anything but your average retirement community. In 1959, entrepreneur Del Webb built the community as a place for senior citizens, where they could do more than just wait to die — and it looks like a blast.

1. Welcome to Sun City, Arizona. Population: 38,500 wonderful residents.

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2. It has a very vibrant and active community.

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3. Very active.

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4. And you’d better believe it’s a safe community.

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5. The people who live there love to stay in shape.

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6. And definitely know how to have fun.

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7. They might have a little too much fun!

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8. If you lose something, like your bifocals, your neighbors will definitely help you out.

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9. Looking for something to do? There’s an active singles club with all kinds of activities.

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10. Like billiards!

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11. AND bowling? What don’t they have?!

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12. Sun City, Arizona. What are you waiting for?

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Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
 
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