Top Retirement Towns
Colorado springs(37736 Views)
What Colorado Springs is like for active adults
Colorado Springs (population 415,000) is an extremely popular retirement community due to spectacular scenery, abundant sunshine, and conservative values. Originally built as a resort city, the town owes part of its growth and history to a huge gold strike nearby. Colorado Springs looks up at Pikes Peak, which towers over the city at 14,115 feet. The United States Air Force Academy, NORAD, Fort Carson are among the military bases also located in the area...
What Lakewood is like for active adults
Lakewood and Lakewood Township is a growing community near the New Jersey shore town of Brick, just off the Garden State Parkway. It is the home of one catholic college, Georgian Court, as well as one of the largest (jewish) yeshivas in the world. Lakewood is a major center for orthodox jews.Lakewood was a popular winter resort for New Yorkers in the early 1900's. Lake Carasaljo and surrounding pine forests were part of the attraction...
State: New Jersey
Grants pass(9029 Views)
What Grants Pass is like for active adults
Grants Pass is located in the enchanting Rogue River Valley of Southern Oregon with the Rogue River running right through the middle of town. This wild river offers world class fishing and white water rafting. The surrounding area abounds with opportunities for hiking, sight seeing, and skiing. Grants Pass, which has a rapidly growing population of just under 35,000, became a popular tourist center since the timber industry has declined in importance...
Casa grande(7842 Views)
What Casa Grande is like for active adults
Casa Grande is a very fast growing town of 41,000 almost half way to Tucson from Phoenix. The population grew over 60% from 2000 to 2008. Chandler is close by. Casa Grande is home to many retirees and snowbirds. Most of the town infrastructure is new with chain stores and big box stores tending to dominate...