Retire in Palm Coast, FL

Livability Score
44
** 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
77779
Median Househould Income
47634
Median Age
46.5
65 Years and Over
19871
Median Home Value
158800
Unemployed
3076
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Focaccia

Beware this is the most addictive delicious delight you will ever indulge! Seriously we eat here at least once a week! When we first moved to area last...

2. Portugal Wine Bar & Grill

What an amazing experience. The server Fabio was very friendly and helped with recommendations for our large party of 16. The food: Fresh, well seasoned...

3. Captains BBQ

best BBQ I've had in years!! Great ribs and chicken. Everything has was great. We had a super combo (3 meats) and 2 sides. Had ribs, chicken and pulled...

4. Oceanside Beach Bar and Grill

OCEAN RESTAURANT WITH GREAT FOOD & AMBIANCE Just ate the Greek gyro at Oceanside. Lots of meat, olives on the side... Yummy and Christine was a wonderful...

5. Giabella Restaurant & Pizzeria

While being close to the top ten of restaurants in town I was shocked to see that it was so quiet on a Saturday night. Granted we arrived close to closing...

Golf
1. Pirates Cove Adventure Golf

I have a beach condo on Ormond beach that we went for a week vacation. We kept passing this place and figured why not? Cute date night. We went almost close...

2. Sunny Sands Nudist Resort

We met some very cool people during our short stay. Everybody is very nice. They let you into their small community and treat you like a friend. Naked...

3. Grand Reserve Golf Club

We played early..8am. Sun right into your eyes on the first hole tee. The starter warned us that there was a outing or league going off on the back 9 as...

4. Tee Times USA

Friendly service, informed recommendations, good rates and some added value perks/discounts at Orlando area golf courses. My dad and I had a great trip,...

5. Prestwick Golf Club

I've had many a brunch, lunch, and dinner at Prestwick and I love it! The brunch is as good as it gets. I love the omlette stations and hot belgian...

Active
1. Washington Oaks Gardens State Park

In my opinion Florida's #1 beach! Beautiful Coquina Rock landscape beach. So worth the $5 (to get into the Gardens and the Beach)! Perfect spot for any...

2. Flagler Beach City of

Awesome beaches, great restaurants, and lots of pelicans, sea gulls, sand pipers and other birds. Everything one would want in a beach community -- except...

3. Anastasia State Park

Lovely. Wish I got to spend more time here, a couple of friends and I came here around sunset to finish up our trip to St. Augustine. It was the perfect way...

4. Magic Forest Playground

This park is always well maintained, clean and orderly and has bathrooms which is important. Lots of covered/shady spots to sit and plenty for the children...

5. Bicentennial Park

While on vacation looking for something different to do during the day besides lounge around lazily the beach, we decided to drive the short distance here...

Arts
1. Flagler Beachfront Winery

Kelly is the sweetest person!!! She was a joy to have taking care of us! If you do but one thing get the Miami Vice slushy. It is the BEST THING! But, make...

2. St Augustine Amphitheatre

I absolutely loved the Amphitheater. As a native Nashvillian, I've been to my fair share of concerts and this venue is perfect. We had tickets to last...

3. Wolf's Museum Of Mystery

If you are planning on going to Saint Augustine, and you are a fan of the weird, macabre, or are just a horror enthusiast please consider stopping here!...

4. Planet Sarbez

Grilled cheese just got off the chain! Planet Sarbez ups the ante on an American staple by offering not only.house recommended custom grilled cheese...

5. St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum

What a delight! Not only did it have plenty of fun interactive things for my 2 kids under 4 yrs to do ( play ground and kids activities in the vintage...

Shopping
1. Target Stores

Brad at the register was awesome! Very nice fellow

2. Walmart Supercenter

Who doesn't love a super Wal-Mart, really? And this superstore is always clean, well-stocked, well organized, and typically has the lowest prices in...

3. Book Rack

Nifty little bookstore in Palm Coast. They sell used and new books. You never know what you will find in this bookstore. The books are always inexpensive...

4. Blooming Flowers & Gifts

I ordered flowers online here from Dallas, Texas to be delivered to St. Augustine. Excellent service. This shop went out of their way to ensure that the...

5. Garden Of Eden

Beautiful bouquet of flowers! This is the standard "Pretty Please" bouquet. So happy I chose Garden of Eden Florist. All the ordering was done through...

Health
1. Go Madd 4 Massage

I had one of the best, if not the best massage last weekend. I had the worst pain in my back and shoulder from stress....and man she really helped it. I've...

2. Wholistickneads Massage Therapy

I took a partial vacation away from CT and my busy household to hang with my grandfather while the family was on a cruise. As a working mother of an active...

3. Massage by Natalie

Natalie is so friendly that you will feel like you have known her for years. My massage was fantastic and she got rid of my tension headache. I left...

4. Eugene Y Rhee, DDS

Awesome. I shopped around for a dentist like mad after moving to Palm Coast because I am OCD about keeping my mouth and teeth in A+ shape. Went to 2 other...

5. Mediquick Walk-In Clinic

I've got two boys, a relatively accident prone wife and a chronic tendency toward daredevilism. (Yes, that's a word now.) Suffice it to say, we've all been...