By CBS3 Staff

LANCASTER, Pa. (CBS) — One of the best places to retire in the United States is just about an hour-and-a-half drive from Philadelphia. Lancaster checks in as the third-best place to retire on U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 top places to retire in the nation list.

Lancaster finished with an overall score of 7.43 — a weighted average of six indexes. U.S. News & World Report examined housing affordability, happiness, desirability, retiree taxes, job market and health care quality.

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Health care carried Lancaster, finishing with a 9.2 rating, which was the highest rating in the top 20.

Other local places to crack the top 50 include Allentown (23rd), Philadelphia (27th) and Reading (38th).

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Nowhere in New Jersey or Delaware made the report’s rankings.

The rankings consisted of 125 places across the country.

Fort Myers and Sarasota, both in Florida, finished 1-2, respectively.

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You can see U.S. News & World Report’s full list of best retire by clicking here.