12. West Palm Beach, Florida
Another Florida retirement delight. West Palm Beach, Florida has always pulled snowbirds out of the north and into a warmer climate where they can get out and do what they want to do, all year ’round. The day life is full of shopping, beach time, museums, art, culture, libraries, boating, swimming, among other community activities. Nightlife in West Palm Beach is a happening place too, for all ages. Dine out at your favorite restaurant and hit the night clubs with your special someone and enjoy some old’ fashion fun on the dance floor, or take in a concert or show. West Palm Beach is a retirement community on the top 20 list for 2017.