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2023 Best Cities to Retire in America

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  1. #3 Best Cities to Retire in America.

    Metairie

    City in Louisiana,

    258 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I’ve lived in many states, first as a military brat, then traveling for a parent’s education, my education, and settling down with family. Lived in 2 neighborhoods in New Orleans prior to moving to Metairie . English Turn (gated community, formerly had stressful HOA situation, seems better now ), followed by the Lakeview... If dodging predators and potholes and horrible drivers are favorite pastimes, while paying astronomical property taxes, on top of buying security - and waiting hours to report getting slammed by... If you want a neighborhood where people know their neighbors, watch out for each other and kids, have cameras, take no nonsense, where property taxes are reasonable, and where the sheriff is....

    Read 258 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 140,590,

  2. #4 Best Cities to Retire in America.

    St. Petersburg

    City in Florida,

    581 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says St. Petersburg is a city located on the western coast of Florida. It is known for its beautiful beaches, sunny weather, and cultural attractions. The city has a thriving arts scene, with numerous galleries, museums, and performing arts venues. The Salvador Dali Museum, which houses the largest collection of Dali's artwork outside of Spain, is...It's is also known for its scenic parks and waterfronts where visitors can enjoy a mix of outdoor activities and waterfront dining. In addition to its cultural and natural attractions, St. Pete has a...Overall, St. Petersburg is a charming and lively city with something to offer for everyone. Its beautiful beaches, cultural attractions, and bustling downtown make it a popular destination for....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 258,245,

  3. #9 Best Cities to Retire in America.

    San Francisco

    City in California,

    1015 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says San Francisco is a really nice place. There's so much to do with friends, family and by yourself. I have lived here for a good amount of time and still feel like I have more to explore here!....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 865,933,

  4. #10 Best Cities to Retire in America.

    Torrance

    City in California,

    321 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Torrance my whole entire life, and as, yes, my family is not very financially fortunate, I have been fortunate to live here. I reside by the beach, a ten-minute drive from my house....

    Read 321 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 147,156,

  5. #12 Best Cities to Retire in America.

    Richardson

    City in Texas,

    338 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Richardson, Texas is a vibrant city that offers a delightful blend of suburban charm and urban amenities. Nestled in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Richardson captivates visitors with...With its well-planned neighborhoods, Richardson provides a safe and welcoming environment for residents and visitors alike. The city boasts a range of parks and green spaces, perfect for outdoor...Overall, Richardson, Texas offers a dynamic and livable environment with its welcoming community, ample recreational options, educational excellence, and culinary delights. Whether you're considering....

    Read 338 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 115,904,

  6. #15 Best Cities to Retire in America.

    Carlsbad

    City in California,

    376 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've lived here my whole life, so I may be a bit biased in my review. I love it here, and I think it's an amazing community filled with amazing people, cute restaurants, shops, etc. My reasoning for....

    Read 376 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 114,858,

  7. #21 Best Cities to Retire in America.

    Overland Park

    City in Kansas,

    468 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says My family and I lived in a townhouse in Overland Park for three years. It was a great area! Lots to do - shopping, theatres, dinning, parks, bowling, IFly, etc. Great libraries. Appreciated the....

    Read 468 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 195,249,

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