No. 5 Best Places to Retire in the US: Austin, Texas
A city that continues to make the list of best places to retire, Austin is a Texas gem that continues to draw retirees with its amazing weather, great activities, and plenty of golf and shopping. Home to the University of Texas, the city ranks high for volunteering opportunities and the many great golf courses nearby. The cost of living is around the national average, but home prices can be a little higher (at about $225,000 on average).