Use to plan your visit to Mount Airy, which served as inspiration for the town of Mayberry on The Andy Griffith Show. It is also the center of old time music. Relax in the ideal American town ambience of this Yadkin Valley treasure.
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2013: Raleigh, North Carolina. From 2000 to 2010, Raleigh's population of 55-64 year olds shot up 97%. The draws: low-cost of living, mild seasons and fantastic healthcare from top nearby universities.