Infographic: Best places to retire in the US

Get the best bang for your post-retirement buck

The data experts at FindTheHome have created a “retirement index” for every U.S. county based on five factors:

  • The quality of local hospitals, nursing homes and home health centers.
  • The number of universities, recreational facilities, libraries and parks per capita
  • Grocery stores and restaurants per capita plus WalkIQ
  • The percentage of the population over 65 with a college degree.
  • Real estate market health, median sales price, properties with rent under $1,500/month and more