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  1. #1 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Sarasota County

    County in Florida,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Sarasota is one of the most beautiful places to live. From the sandy beaches, shopping centers, recreation, and various cultural experiences--it's a joy!.

    Read 221 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 427,766,

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  2. #2 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Indian River County

    County in Florida,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says There are many places to eat, beautiful beaches, excellent parks, great schools and colleges. It is a wonderful place to visit,go to school and live..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 156,964,

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  3. #3 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Highlands County

    County in Florida,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 104,574,

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  4. #4 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Lee County

    County in Florida,

    16 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says My experience with lee county is its a great county for as long as I've been living in it. Ever since I've been here the county has always done its best to make the residents happy. For example....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 756,570,

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  5. #5 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Pinellas County

    County in Florida,

    163 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Pinellas county is beautiful. Between downtown St. Pete having absolutely beautiful views and city life and the beaches on the other side of the county, there is just about anything and everything....

    Read 163 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 970,985,

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  6. #6 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Charlotte County

    County in Florida,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I was raised with a father in the military and have been many places -- moving almost every 2 years. I moved here when I was 17-years-old and fell inlove with the area and the people. I love the....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 185,926,

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  7. #7 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Martin County

    County in Florida,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Retired here almost two years ago after having lived in the three counties south of Martin.There is simply no comparison when you consider the congestion, quality of life and unobtrusive political environment. The world appears upside down these days with activists and compliant media...From the (near) moment I arrived in Martin with a seamless, speedy and polite auto and license registration process in Hobe Sound to the friendly Publix and golf course staff, I have been completely...And don't for one second forget the lower tax and cost of living environment.Come to Martin, we'll love to have you..

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 160,420,

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  8. #8 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Sumter County

    County in Florida,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love sumter county. It’s my hometown, the town my parents were raised. However, I do wish there was more opportunities for personal and professional growth. It would be lovely not to have to drive....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 129,938,

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  9. #9 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Brevard County

    County in Florida,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says It is a friendly place to stay. I have been living here for the past 3 years. It does beautiful beaches across and good places to visit. Brevard County is a nice place to visit for the sun, surf, and....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 594,001,

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  10. #10 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Citrus County

    County in Florida,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Like minded conservative area. A lot of nature, small Town feel while still having local amenities. Only drawback is few large employers.

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 147,938,

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  11. #11 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Lake County

    County in Florida,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Such a great place in central Florida to grow up. Wonderful for families kids. Great parks, libraries, stores, and schools! Wonderful people too!.

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 356,115,

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  12. #12 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Collier County

    County in Florida,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Collier County is a very family friendly place to live. There is a lot of fun stuff to do here such as going to their beautiful beaches and parks. It is very safe with no worries if you want to go....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 379,345,

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  13. #13 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Hernando County

    County in Florida,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love living in Hernando County. It does have its bad moments but over all Hernando County is a nice, small, and quiet place to live..

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 190,700,

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  14. #14 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Manatee County

    County in Florida,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says for the most part, this is a great place to live just not a lot to do. The schools are very equipped with up to date learning tools that give a cutting edge advantage to the primitive equipment from....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 393,847,

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  15. #15 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Carteret County

    County in North Carolina,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I live here and I wouldn't want to live anywhere else, this small town is filled with lots of friendly people willing to help you and anyone else who needs it..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 69,301,

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  16. #16 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Brunswick County

    County in North Carolina,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Brunswick county is a collection of small communities, and there's a lot of good caring people here. It's safe and has good services..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 137,303,

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  17. #17 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Beaufort County

    County in South Carolina,

    54 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I enjoy it very much. I love the excitement the community gets when certain times of the year comes. The amount of festivals and community organized events that is established is amazing. It is so....

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 189,732,

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  18. #18 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Worcester County

    County in Maryland,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Recently moved here from Pittsburgh, PA. Although we loved living in the city we couldn't love living here more! The beach life we are absolutely made for and this area has sure shown us that!.

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 51,967,

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  19. #19 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Palm Beach County

    County in Florida,

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

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Palm Beach is fun for a while, until you start dreading the heat and constant humidity that seems to surround you but overall you get used to the warmth. However, this barely populated county which....

    Read 106 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,482,057,

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  20. #20 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    James City County

    County in Virginia,

    103 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It's a pretty small town, so I know a lot of people here and you always have a familiar face around. I also really enjoy the things to do around town, such as Colonial Williamsburg and Newtown. It....

    Read 103 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 76,032,

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  21. #21 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Moore County

    County in North Carolina,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It is a nice quiet community with lots of places to go eat, but not that much entertainment unless you really like golf..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 99,263,

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  22. #22 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Volusia County

    County in Florida,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I would like if Volusia County was able to implement cleaning services for all the roads, sidewalks, grassy areas, beaches, and all lake areas for the comfortability of all the animals living in....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 546,107,

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  23. #23 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Brewster County

    County in Texas,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Brewster County has very friendly people. The land prices are good without a bunch of restrictions on building. It has great parks with great scenery and lots of wildlife. It is a great place!.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 9,231,

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  24. #24 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Marion County

    County in Florida,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says This county is big enough to have all stores you would ever need, but small enough to easily get from location to location is a short amount of time. The people are generally friendly and I feel safe....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 360,210,

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  25. #25 Best Counties for Retirees in America.

    Horry County

    County in South Carolina,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Horry County for 14 years. When I first moved from Ohio, we lived in North Myrtle Beach. We loved North Myrtle Beach, but still the time we were looking for houses and had a hard time....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 344,186,

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