7. Port St. Lucie, Florida
Port St. Lucie, Florida is a lot more low-keyed than many cities in Florida, so if you are looking to really slow things down in your retirement, take a look at Port St. Lucie, which is located about halfway down the east coast of Florida. There is plenty of housing for retirees in the city, and plenty to do with ample beach lined coast, golf courses that are beyond beautiful to play, and shops and restaurants galore. You can find the perfect spot in Port St. Lucie to call home for your retirement years.