25 Best Places To Retire In 2017

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Searching for new surroundings in retirement? Here’s our 2016 list of the top 25 U.S. places for retirement. We canvassed data covering housing and other costs of living, taxes, crime rates, weather and air quality, doctor availability and opportunities for an active lifestyle, including walking, bicycling and volunteering. Also taken into consideration: economic data for those eyeing a “working” retirement or only a growing community. Our list includes places in 19 states coast to coast. Cities are listed in alphabetical order.