Retire in Cottonwood, AZ

Livability Score
51
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
Total Population
11358
Median Househould Income
32712
Median Age
47.7
65 Years and Over
2703
Median Home Value
129700
Unemployed
576
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Paradise Point Cafe

I was in town for the afternoon yesterday, and decided to eat here because of all of the five-star Yelp reviews. Seriously, each and every one of them is...

2. The Mine Cafe

I love this place!!! My husband and I stayed down the street and tried it out. We were blown away at the quality, atmosphere, and the prices. We are super...

3. Farside Bistro

What can I say...Fantastic!! We tried the 3 dip appetizer with yogurt and cucumber, spicy hummus, and potato garlic. As a main we chose chicken kabob with...

4. Cork & Catch

We ate here tonight upon the recommendation of Yelp. Thank you! We had such a great meal. Food was all made from scratch and you can really tell it. I...

5. The Anvil

We had planned to try out Bocce, but they didn't allow dogs at any of their three outdoor patio spaces, so we drove over to Anvil, and I was so pleased that...

Golf
1. Sedona Golf Resort

Dreamy, breathtaking, irresistible. All reasons why we could not pass up getting married at the sedona golf resort. From the ceremony lawn site, to the...

2. Stoneridge Golf Course

There are few things I'd rather be doing on a sunny day in Prescott than playing a round at Stoneridge. The course is stunningly beautiful and well...

3. Oakcreek Country Club

this course is much more traditional than the seven canyons course and is public, priced reasonably on Golfnow and as the first player out, I could play 18...

4. Seven Canyons

My dad is a member here, so I come every time that I am in Sedona and oh my goodness, it is GORGEOUS! If you play golf, this has to be one of the prettiest...

5. Sedona Golf Resort Restaurant

The Sedona Golf Resort is where my sister had her wedding and the food here was Ahhhh-Mazing! During cocktail hour, the appetizer food served was mouth...

Active
1. Vortex Yoga Hiking In Sedona

Amazing, powerful and life changing. We took the road less traveled in the mountains, into the sunset and it made all the difference. Yogi Blair with his...

2. Red Rock ATV Rentals

These guys are awesome. Booked a 4-seater a day before and even though we were late to our 1pm reservation (about 30min ) they were still very cool about...

3. Cathedral Rock

There is something magnetic about Sedona that draws me to comeback and explore. My first time hiking Cathedral Rock and it was stunning. There is no big...

4. Sedona ATV & Buggy Rental

We came to Sedona for vacation again this year as there is so much to do here. Friendly people. The buggy ride was a great experience. Haven't done...

5. Broken Arrow Trail

The Broken Arrow Trail is rated as a moderate to adventurous trail by those in the know. I rate it as one of the most incredible experiences of my...

Arts
1. Cynthia Beck, CCHT

I've seen Cynthia for both hypnosis several times and Reiki work. I was never a big believer in hypnosis until I met Cynthia; Now I am a believer....

2. Chateau Tumbleweed

Came across this gem in 2015 based on a referral from a tasting room in Jerome for their 2014 Rosé. The rosé and the proprietors were awesome. The Winemaker...

3. Nellie Bly

I have been into a billion little tourist shops and never seen anything like this place! My grandma, whom lives in Prescott, insisted I go check out the...

4. Arizona Stronghold Tasting Room

We sat on comfortable sofas while Alex prepared a platter of artisan cheeses & flatbreads seasoned with blended seeds. Our group chose Flights Red A /...

5. Cellar 433

Decided to take a peek and some sips during out overnight stay in Jerome. Great selection of AZ wines, but my reason for tasting was for the Ports!...

Shopping
1. Nellie Bly

I have been into a billion little tourist shops and never seen anything like this place! My grandma, whom lives in Prescott, insisted I go check out the...

2. House of Joy

This shop is incredibly charming and so well-curated! It's beautifully restored old building filled to the brim with goodies! Room after room of fantastic...

3. Cowboy Shop

Did a great job on re-soling my favorite pair of boots. Great customer service. They were done when they said they'd be done and they called me when they...

4. Mooey Christmas and Udder Things

There is a huge variety of Christmas and holiday decor, no matter what theme or style you have. There is something for everyone!! Prices vary with most...

5. Art Glitter

I was just in a constant daze the whole time I was in the store. After I got done shopping, I had to...come down. As if I had done cocaine or something....

Health
1. Cynthia Beck, CCHT

I've seen Cynthia for both hypnosis several times and Reiki work. I was never a big believer in hypnosis until I met Cynthia; Now I am a believer....

2. Lovejoy's Enchanted Cottage

I rarely ever pamper myself, but decided to do something big for both my body and mind. I was so pleased from the moment I hung up the phone from making my...

3. Sedona Awareness Healing Center

Yahaira is truly amazing and intuitive. You owe it to yourself to have a reading by her. She went above and beyond and sent me additional information and...

4. A Spa For You

My husband and I chose a 90 minute couples massage in January, it was amazing! I have never had my stomach massaged but because of some hip and digestive...

5. Lizz TianNah Christed

I took a road trip to Sedona to meet her and it was the best healing session of my life! I am referring all my friends and family to her. She is a very...