The 25 Best States For Your Retirement
25. Pensacola, Florida
Median monthly mortgage cost: $1,287
Median monthly rent: $992
Pensacola is an excellent choice for those who want to live an affordable beach retirement. Many would say that with a median monthly rent of only $992, Pensacola is the popular spot for retirees on a budget.
One of the most popular activities here are dolphins watching or exploring military forts at the Gulf Islands National Seashore. Pensacola scored high marks for desirability and housing affordability. Due to its location, Pensacola provides access to Pensacola Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.