17. Overland Park, Kansas
Overland Park has a population of almost 190,000. It is considered a safe city with lower crime rates than many. For retirees, you will find a number of retirement communities, and assisted living in the city. Or if you choose to buy your own home, the cost of living is considerably lower and affordable. It’s a beautiful city with plenty of community spirit and lots to do. You will enjoy having all you want to do, right there in Overland, a suburb of Kansas City, without having to go to the city.