Texas among best states to retire

NewsChannel 10

Texas - With the economy taking a toll on retirement worldwide, Texas ranks among the best states to grow old.

The Lone-Star State offers cheaper health aide and nursing home care to seniors.

The national median for a room at a nursing home in Texas is over 46,000 dollars.

This is nearly two times less than the national average.

The most expensive place to grow old in is Alaska.

While southern states are the best places to have a comfortable retirement.