Due to its popularity as a retirement destination and its variety of senior services, Abilene, Texas, is one ideal place to have fun during retirement. Most senior services in Abilene are available to residents age 55 and over and their spouses.
Forbes awarded Abilene top ranking on its list of best places to retire in 2015. The city features a strong economy, a warm climate, a low cost of living, many doctors and little violent crime. Its Senior Citizens Services Division operates four senior centers that offer fun activities such as dances, exercise classes, day trips and games. The city also offers transportation services for residents 60 and over.