Retire in Ojai, CA

Livability Score
52
** 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
7558
Median Househould Income
60714
Median Age
48.5
65 Years and Over
1365
Median Home Value
596100
Unemployed
376
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Hip Vegan

I have been wanting to try Hip Vegan ever since a random instagram post highlighted the awesome bowls. Visited the location yesterday and had the reuben...

2. Mandala

Super yummy and fresh! The veggie momos are absolutely the best. You can get them fried or steamed, great either way. There is a huge selection of sushi...

3. Ojai Tortilla House

Living in the Pacific NW, I know a food truck when I see one, and it may help temper your expectations if you think of Ojai Tortilla House as "Ojai Tortilla...

4. The Ojai Beverage Company

Found this as we were driving through taking the long way from Ventura to Filmore. Online it looked like a beer/wine/liquor store with food. We stopped in...

5. Papa Lennon's Pizzeria

Best Gluten Free pizza in the area. Staff is friendly and the location is easy to find. I would like to go back next time in Ojai and wxplore the menu, all...

Golf
1. Soule Park Golf Course

I made plans to golf the very prestigious Ojai Vally Inn. I happened to arrive a little early before checking into my hotel so my plans for the afternoon...

2. Academy of Golf Ojai Valley Inn

$5 for a bag of balls for golfing range, clubs are free to borrow, and they free water and 2 putting courses. 30 min mini lessons are I think $10 per...

Active
1. Sail Channel Islands

My only experience with Captain Dan comes from the many email and phone call exchanges I've had with him as I want to double check my weather and anchoring...

2. Trails By Potter

I haven't gone hiking, or biking, or done any tours with Potter but I can vouch for Potter being a solid dude who saved me (a total stranger) when I was...

3. SB Buggie

Best decision you will ever make. Kenny is a hoot and very accommodating. SO FUN. You'll be smiling like a goon the whole time. Such a great way to...

4. Sky's The Limit Ballooning

Our first time here, it's so beautiful. My Hubbi and I had so much fun. Thank u for making it special. We will return soon. Had a blast.

5. The MOB Shop

I called about two months in advance to see if there were any guided bike tours in Ojai after a conference I was attending was over. Kelly responded very...

Arts
1. Santa Barbara Art Glass

Wow!! Where to start? First, we've made friends for life in Saul and Gina! My husband and Saul are kindred spirits. We loved soaking up every bit of what...

2. Rico Entertainment

Rico is a true professional. He was very patient in following up with me while I was planning the Anniversary party for work and very detailed in providing...

3. A Class Act Singing Telegrams

Elvis was highly entertaining. I hired class act for my wedding anniversary. My husband had to work so class act brought the fun to him. They did a very...

4. Spiritual Aria Certified Intuitive Healer

Had a phone reading with Aria. I did not give any insinuation as to my situation. Aria picked up on things immediately. She was clear and concise on...

5. Ojai Vineyard Tasting Room

We drove up to Ojai yesterday - without much of a "plan" or itinerary in mind. I just kept hearing from friends + acquaintances how lovely this little town...

Shopping
1. The Exotic Green Garden

I visited The Exotic Green Garden after the owner posted some used table overlays onto a Wedding resale Facebook site. I messaged Tiana and she responded...

2. Bart's Books

One of the last remaining independent bookstores......awesome place to browse for new and used books.....i had to force myself to stop..... You will find...

3. The MOB Shop

I called about two months in advance to see if there were any guided bike tours in Ojai after a conference I was attending was over. Kelly responded very...

4. Upstairs Downstairs Furniture

Phenomenal 5 star furniture store I was so lucky to find. The owners Nick and Aay offer an array of unique and very high end quality furniture at reasonable...

5. Fig Curated Living

Wedged in an alley between two buildings in the old town of Ojai, this charming shop is a sensual delight. A dizzying array of hand crafted items, signage...

Health
1. Vital Therapeutics

Was camping at KOA when I got a terrible migraine. Not being from the area I called around and was lucky to find Aaron. Aaron scheduled an appointment with...

2. ClearMind HypnoTherapy

Alisha is an absolute Godsend. I recently finished her hypnobirthing class series in Beverly Hills, and my husband & I enjoyed every session. We both adore...

3. True Caregiving

Great service. Great people. Very satisfied with their attention to detail and promptness. I am very happy to have chosen this company and their amazing...

4. Matrix Energy Healing Center

Spiritual healing shop wow in love . Moon stone all day . Connected with so much due to this hidden gem ;) no pun intended

5. Booda Belly Massage

After the long Avon Walk in SB last weekend, Judy was like an angel sent from heaven! Her massage was absolutely perfect for what I needed at that moment....