#5 Best Places to Retire in the South: Clemson, S.C.
Forbes magazine ranked Clemson as one of its top places to retire in 2014. Home of Clemson University, this college town offers a warm climate, with a US average costs of living and home price around $135,000.
South Carolina is a solid state to live for tax purposes. And in addition, Clemson offers culture, a nightlife, and highly walkable areas.