Top 5 Best Places to Retire TopicsPopular TopicsMost Recent Medicare Working Past 65 Lifestyle & Wellness Considering Retirement Existing Clients Retiring comes with a long list of tough decisions you will likely have to mull over for quite some time. Where you’ll retire might be one of these difficult choices. Deciding the best place to retire might involve coordinating with your children to be closer to them and your grandchildren, considering what cities have a lower cost of living or warmer weather, or even what communities across the country would suit your hobbies in retirement! There are a lot of cities to consider, and your preference will depend on many factors. We’ve put together a list of the best places to retire based on a few reasons Baby Boomers choose various cities to retire to. These cities frequently make the lists of best places to retire. Read more about them to see if they could be a good fit for you! Sarasota, FL Image Source: Marinas Median Home Cost: $254,200 Population: 55,103 Average Temperatures: 64° / 82° Things to Do: Golf Marie Selby Botanical Gardens Sea Turtle Nesting Pittsburgh, PA Image Source: Parade Median Home Cost: $138,700 Population: 302,400 Average Temperatures: 42° / 61° Things to Do: Andy Warhol Museum Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens Lakeland, FL Image Source: Visit Central Florida Median Home Cost: $164,500 Population: 104,156 Average Temperatures: 63° / 86° Things to Do: Downtown Lakeland Farmers Curb Market Polk Museum of Art Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture Grand Rapids, MI Image Source: Livability Median Home Cost: $157,200 Population: 195,355 Average Temperatures: 40° / 58° Things to Do: Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Grand Rapids Art Museum Beer City, USA: Explore 80+ Local Breweries San Antonio, TX Image Source: Grupo Senda Median Home Cost: $174,200 Population: 1,461,623 Average Temperatures: 90° / 59° Things to Do: San Antonio River Walk The Alamo Texas Hill Country Which City is Right for You? What’s most important to you when you picture yourself enjoying your retirement? Are you on a warm beach, in a city that brings you closer to family or friends, or are you in a hustling and bustling city with many activities to partake in daily? Whatever sparks your interest the most may be helpful when narrowing down what city could be the best place to retire for you. You’ll also want to consider how much you can expect to spend in retirement before making any rash judgments or moving across the country. Check out our blog to see how much you should have saved before you retire! If you end up deciding that moving to a new city is not what you’re looking for, not to worry! Cincinnati, Dayton and Columbus, Ohio, as well as cities in Indiana, Kentucky and Pennsylvania were highlighted in the U.S. News’ 100 Best Places to Retire in the USA. Whether you decide to stay put in your current city or venture out for a new lifestyle, the team at RetireMEDiQ wishes you happiness in retirement! Stay informed about Medicare An easy way to stay updated on Medicare and any important changes is to sign up for the free, customizable RetireMEDiQ newsletter. Based on your personal preferences and interests, helpful articles and community-related content will be sent directly to your inbox. Sign up for our newsletter Yes! Tell me more about Medicare and help me explore my options.Name First Email* Date of BirthMonth123456789101112Day12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031Year202120202019201820172016201520142013201220112010200920082007200620052004200320022001200019991998199719961995199419931992199119901989198819871986198519841983198219811980197919781977197619751974197319721971197019691968196719661965196419631962196119601959195819571956195519541953195219511950194919481947194619451944194319421941194019391938193719361935193419331932193119301929192819271926192519241923192219211920Phone*By entering your information, you are authorizing RetireMEDiQ to communicate with you directly regarding Medicare news and health care coverage.vidhiddenPhoneThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.