Retire in Redding, CA

Livability Score
54
** 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
90725
Median Househould Income
43773
Median Age
38
65 Years and Over
15824
Median Home Value
221800
Unemployed
4681
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Tantardini's European Bakery-Deli

If you want sandwiches, pasta, and pastries like they make them Italy without heading to Italy, try Tantardini's! There really isn't any place like this in...

2. Trendy's

We've gone here now a few times now. enough times to know this is the REAL DEAL. We come from the bay area, and since we've been visiting and coming up to...

3. Sandwichery

Came here with my grandmother and family during a recent visit to the Redding area. Local vibe and great sandwiches. You really don't need to know much...

4. Thai Hut

Red curry was superb. A dynamic variety of fresh veggies in an abundance of curry. Drunken noodle was rich, and full of subtlety (that's my go to dish when...

5. Roquitos Taqueria

When we pulled in we were a little sceptical of the outside appearance, but that changed the second we walked in. Super friendly guys, who gave us samples...

Golf
1. The Golf Club Tierra Oaks

Wedding review: Tierra Oaks was the only venue I toured and I knew it would be perfect for the wedding. The packages were very reasonably priced and made...

2. Aqua Golf

Some days you need to just slam a golf ball into the water. Aqua Golf understands that. You don't need fancy shoes, or a fancy glove. Hell I don't even...

3. Lake Redding Golf Course

I absolutely love Lake Redding golf course. I love to golf, but I do not always have the time to play so this was a perfect course for me. Even for the...

4. Gold Hills Golf Club

The "Grille" (which serves the foods and beverages) is quaint and clean. The chef does an excellent job catering our monthly neighborhood parties there....

5. Allen's Golf Course

Great price and really nice owner. $10 to walk nine and eat a hot dog. Pretty flat open course. #9 is an elevated par three. It's inside 100 yards and the...

Active
1. Adamson's Peak Performance

After researching all the fitness centers in the Redding area, I decided to visit Adamson's first due to the excellent reviews and ample number of group...

2. AC Fly Fishing

If you're ever thinking about going on a guided fly fishing trip, Anthony is your guy! He put me on massive fish all day...it was incredible. Within the...

3. Advanced Massage Solutions and Yoga

As the stars say, "Woohoo! As good as it gets!" Cheri is realer than the real deal Holyfield. When you see her, be prepared for a shift. An awakening....

4. Everyday Fitness & Training

Being that fitness is important it's nice to have a gym that has everything needed for a more than decent workout. I visit this area during the holidays and...

5. Balance Yoga

Not only does Jana instruct great yoga classes herself but she seems to be equally adept at hiring great instructors.

Arts
1. Cascade Theatre

Here for the first time for Home Free! My FAV band! The theater was the perfect venue for this event and I can see where it would be for many others as well.

2. Moseley Family Cellars

We were so lucky to find Moseley Family Cellars!! We were 18 women and Mimi was nice enough to let us enjoy the beautiful Barrel room for our...

3. Turtle Bay Exploration Park

This place is so awesome! I love the trail and the informational placards are fun for the kids. Feeding the turtles and sticking their toes in the water is...

4. The Dreams of Darkness Haunted House

This is not just a haunted house, it's an experience. From beginning to end, you can see that a lot of work was put into this haunt year round. This is not...

5. The Dip

This place is great! Awesome people if you want to escape the white trash crowd at the usual Redding places. They also have great music and great beers on tap!!

Shopping
1. Art of Skin Care

After years of struggling with problem skin that most people didn't recognize as even being acne (I had very few inflamed red breakouts and mostly just...

2. Floranthropist

Exquisite! Unique! Absolutely beautiful in every way!!!! Arrangements are gorgeous & literally magazine worthy! Katie is an exceptional florist &...

3. Katwalk

Love this place! Cute and comfy little store and the owner is as sweet as can be. There's a really nice variety of styles and designer brands for crazy low...

4. Cal's Books & Things

I've been looking for a genuine locally owned used bookstore. Cal's is overwhelming but in the best way possible. It seems like you would get lost and not...

5. Sera Bella Home

From the first meeting, we knew Sarah was our wedding florist! She's such a sweet and kind person! She knew exactly the type of arrangements we were...

Health
1. Mark Cox, DMD

The office got us in right away for my husbands wisdom teeth to be extracted. They didn't need to do several appointments to get the job done. One...

2. Advanced Massage Solutions and Yoga

As the stars say, "Woohoo! As good as it gets!" Cheri is realer than the real deal Holyfield. When you see her, be prepared for a shift. An awakening....

3. The Chiropractic Place

I've been to many chiropractors for 30+ years looking for the best. I started seeing a chiropractor because I felt dizzy, especially at night and I had...

4. Spa Fleur De Lis

Just finished a massage session with Danielle and she was absolutely wonderful. This was my second session with her, and many more to come! Very...

5. Andrew S Norman DDS

I hadn't been to the dentist in years following some unpleasant experiences. Finally, at my wife's insistence, I decided to give Dr. Norman's office a...