Place:Youngtown, Maricopa, Arizona, United States

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NameYoungtown
Alt namesYoungstownsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS4025960
TypeTown
Coordinates33.588°N 112.303°W
Located inMaricopa, Arizona, United States
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Youngtown is a town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. According to 2008 Census Bureau and Arizona Department of Commerce estimates, the population of the town is 6,522.[1] Youngtown is the oldest retirement community in the US. In 1954, two developers bought of farmland & built is notable as the first master-planned, adult community in the United States, dedicated exclusively to retirees, designed by Ben Schleifer. However, in 1996, the town denied extending the stay of a 16 year old child to live in the community. In response, the Arizona Attorney General investigated and determined it was unenforceable. In response Youngtown repealed the age restrictions in 1999.

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