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Oxford ct(8641 Views)
What Oxford CT is like for active adults
Oxford Connecticut is one of the fastest growing towns in the state. Residents of nearby Fairfield County have discovered its charm and lower housing prices, which are among the reasons why the population grew 25% between 2000 and 2005. The town of Oxford actually consists of 3 communities: Quaker Farms, Riverside and Oxford Center. It is west of New Haven. Aerial photograph of Waterbury-Oxford Airport courtesy of Wikipedia and ZookPS3...
What Roseville is like for active adults
Roseville is a rapidly growing community in northern California about 20 miles from Sacramento. The population increased almost 50% between 2000 and 2010 (to 119,000). The town has spent tens of millions of dollars to redevelop its aging center. As a result it has attracted significant development and is now a shopping and commercial hub for the area. Roseville has an extremely ambitious master plan...
Grand rapids(6662 Views)
What Grand Rapids is like for active adults
Grand Rapids is one of the most prosperous and dynamic cities in the State of Michigan. With a population just under 200,000 it has an exceptionally strong cultural presence for a mid-sized city. Grand Rapids is home to several private colleges including Calvin College, Acquinas College, as well as the Grand Rapids Community College. Nicknamed the "Furniture City", Grand Rapids has a diversified industrial base, although currently unemployment is near 15%...
What Providence is like for active adults
Providence is the capital of Rhode Island and one of the largest cities in New England. It was founded by Roger Williams as a place where refugees from Massachusetts could experience religious freedom. It is a jewelry center as well as being home to at least 7 colleges, including Brown University, Providence College, and Johnson & Wales among others. Part of the attraction of Providence is being a fun college town...
State: Rhode Island