Maine and Florida
the states with the highest percentages of Americans age 65+

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Additional Information: In Maine, 20.6 percent of residents are 65 or older; in Florida, it's 20.5 percent. Overall, 16 percent of America's population is 65 or older.
Reference: For more information, read the U.S. Census Bureau analysis, "QuickFacts." "QuickFacts."

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