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Sweden

Materials located elsewhere – nothing here at this point. For visiting info, see our  travel section.

Kökar (Åland, Finland)

US, USA

2020-08-22 2 Texas cities take senior spots on Forbes best places for retirees

San Antonio and Dallas

https://austin.culturemap.com/news/city-life/08-26-20-san-antonio-dallas-forbes-best-spots-cities-for-retirees

 

Cities Compared

Primary focus is cities in US but Stockholm, Sweden, is also included for a little bit more comparisons.

To provide a bit of relative guidance.

  Austin Dallas Houston San Antonio Stockholm  
MSA Austin-Roundrock Dallas-Fort Worth Houston-Woodlands San Antonio-New Braunfels n/a  
-“- colloquially Greater Austin DFW,
Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex
Greater Houston Greater San Antonio Storstockholm,
Greater Stockholm
 
-“- #counties 5 13 9 8 11  
-“- population 2.16 M 7.4 M 6.89 M 2.47 M 2.3 M (2017 est)
-“- TX rank 4 1 2 3 n/a  
-“- US rank 31 4 5 24 n/a  
City 950 k 1.34 M 2.31 M 1.51 M 960 k (2017 est)
-“- TX rank 4 3 1 2 n/a  
-“- US rank 11 9 4 7 n/a  
Airport(s) AUS, 6.93M, US #34 DFW, 31.9M, US #4
DAL, 7.88M, US #31
IAH, 19.6M, US #15
HOU, 6.74M, US #35
SAT, 4.52M, US #44 ARN, 24.7 M
BMA, 2.3 M
NYO, 2.1 M
VST, 174 k
(2017 est)
J&P The J&P Mansion The J&P Cottage The J&P SAtellite (frm PV14, LP8)  
-“- location North Austin, 11 mi / 18 km w/ car from downtown Northeast Dallas, 9 mi / 15 km w/ car from downtown Northwest SA Monticello/
Woodlawn Lake, 3 mi / 5 km downtown
 

(City of Plano, TX, part of DFW metroplex, 2017 est: 286 k population, #9 largest city in in TX, #69 in US)

 

Distances

A more personal driving distance chart:

From / To: J&P Cottage
(Dallas)
J&P Mansion
(Austin)
J&P SAtellite
(San Antonio)
J&I B&B
(Plano)
The J&P Cottage
(Dallas)
197 mi / 317 km,
min 3 hrs
284 mi / 457 km,
min 4 hrs
20 mi / 32 km,
min 25 min
The J&P Mansion
(Austin)
197 mi / 317 km,
min 3 hrs
90 mi / 145 km,
min 1.5 hrs
212 mi / 341 km,
min 3.5 hrs
The J&P SAtellite
(San Antonio)
284 mi / 457 km,
min 4 hrs
90 mi / 145 km,
min 1.5 hrs
298 mi / 480 km,
min 4.5 hrs
The J&I B&B
(Plano)
20 mi / 32 km,
min 25 min
212 mi / 341 km,
min 3.5 hrs
298 mi / 480 km,
min 4.5 hrs

 

 

 

Maps

Global Map View (J&P, ‘NA-EMEA’)

(North America v. Europe-Middle East-Africa)

(Click on graphics below for larger view.)

Global Perspective, Atlantic Perspective

EMEA Perspective

North America Perspective

Note: don’t take the line indications to be too exact, both map projection may be a little bit off as well as the drawn red lines.

(1) Luleå, Sweden (origin of P) (66.12923279926599, 22.035136029091344)
    (‘North Alaska’, 66…,, -160…), vicinity of Kobuk Valley National Park)

(2) Stockholm, Sweden (origin of J) (60.72870977697709, 18.043185904814184)
    (Similar to Anchorage, Alaska, 60…, -149.9)

(3) Dallas, TX, USA (and Plano) (32.77787551003262, -96.80228229249965)
    (Similar lat. to Casablanca, Morocco, Tripoli, Libya, Haifa, Israel (32.79…, 34.99…), ‘just south of Baghdad, Iraq, 33.32.., 44.36..)

 (4) Austin, TX, USA (30.320444700402437, -97.74238969059635)
     (‘just north of’ Cairo, Egypt, 30.30198530718516, 31.198388736545777)

(5) San Antonio, TX, USA (29.74789254527757, -98.44985766337831)
    (Similar lat. to Eilat, Israel, 29.55844620932773, 34.94822860627301)