2. Scottsdale, Arizona
One of the most delightful retirement cities is Scottsdale. With no Social Security checks and many financial incentives for retirees, the warm, dry weather isn’t the only reason people are flocking to AZ to retire in Scottsdale. You will have some of the most spectacular golf courses to choose from to play, hiking in the mountains, superb shopping and much more. It is the 2nd most favorite retirement city for retirees.