Retire in Salisbury, MD

Livability Score
49
** 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
31334
Median Househould Income
37131
Median Age
28.3
65 Years and Over
3517
Median Home Value
151900
Unemployed
1603
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Pauls Pizza

It was our first trip here. Had the cheese Pizza with sausage and mushrooms, tasted very good. Staff is good, especially the young lady who works in the...

2. Mediterranean Grill

The chicken kabobs with rice and mixed veggies is the best. Also don't forget to try their soup, creamy and yummy !!!

3. Rise Up Coffee

Not from the area , drove from NJ to visit a friend in college here and this was my to go breakfast spot every day! Workers at the counter were pleasant and...

4. The Deli - Restaurant

Great place for sandwiches and beer. I usually grab the Rueben, Italian, or the BBQ pork burger. The beer selection rotates and is always an interesting...

5. Cook Out

Why bother with Hardees or McD's when you have this place in Salisbury? The combos are out of this world!!!! We love getting a Burger here. Everything...

Golf
1. Horse Bridge Golf Course

A nice open disc golf course that runs parallel to the regular golf course. The golf course is not maintained terribly well, but as far as disc golf goes,...

2. Wood Creek Golf Course

The course has reopened. Short course and mainly a par 3 corse. The course has an excellent rating and the grounds have been well kept. Course has been well...

3. Nutters Crossing Golf Club & Driving Range

Golfed here Easter afternoon. David was very friendly and efficient as he set us up with cart. Course is very nice with great views. Very good pricing, do...

Active
1. Captain Dan's Around the Island Tours

The best! Nothing kitschy about the boat ride, no dumb jokes, no mandatory photos before boarding. Dan is very knowledgeable and honest. We saw 4 herds of...

2. Salisbury Zoological Park

LOVE!! LOVE!! LOVE!! Did I mention that I love this little zoo??? :-) We found it about 5 years ago and now it's a part of every trip to Ocean City. It's...

3. Coco's Funhouse

This is our goto place when we visit the grandparents in Salisbury. My 3 year old loves it, it's definitely one of the best places for young children in...

4. Scooters-4-Rent

Scooters-4-Rent is awesome. The staff is friendly. They are quick service. They good in having what you what for rent. From wheel chair to electric scooter...

5. Southbound Alley

--NOW SOUTHBOUND ALLEY-- NO LONGER CHEROKEE LANES Whoo Hoo!! This place has undergone a HUGE change since the days of the old management! As soon as you...

Arts
1. Bordeleau Winery

The proprietor was very nice. The red wines were incredible, every one of them. The prices as compared to NJ were inexpensive. Very knowledgable and...

2. Explosive Tattoo

Ive gotten all my tattoos from here, Robbie McKee and Alex Rice kill it!! Remember, good tattoos aren't cheap and cheap tattoos aren't good!

3. Dancenter Salisbury

Took my daughter to dance here after leaving 2 other dance studios because of the way they treat their students- this is truly the place to go if you want...

4. Delmarva Shorebirds

Have been here for a game many time. This was my first game in my Birdland Passport baseball road trip. It is a great place to see a game. I like sitting up...

5. Community Players

A brilliant organization creating the best of theatre on the Eastern Shore. Visit them at www.communityplayersofSalisbury.org! Auditions are open to all,...

Shopping
1. Market Street Books

Had to run down to Salisbury for an errand, and remembered seeing this bookstore last time we were in town, so we circled back around to check it out....

2. Country House

Awesome store and got some great deals. Very cool lighting that I have never seen before. Would highly recommend!

3. Explosive Tattoo

Ive gotten all my tattoos from here, Robbie McKee and Alex Rice kill it!! Remember, good tattoos aren't cheap and cheap tattoos aren't good!

4. Barnes & Noble 2145

We come to the story time for toddlers almost every week. The kids really enjoy it. The stories are age appropriate- lots of rhyming and sing- song...

5. Mens Wearhouse

Drove down from the Dover area on a Sunday afternoon. His wardrobe as been needing some sprucing, but we both hate shopping for clothes, so we put it off...

Health
1. ExpressCare Urgent Care Center

I came in today randomly because I started having really bad back pain after getting out of my car and barely being able to get back in. Everyone, and I...

2. Audio Advantage Hearing Aid Centers

I didn't want to wear hearing aids, but I wanted to hear! The staff at Audio Advantage were professional and kind, and also made sure I came back for...

3. The Center For Women's Health

Better half asked me to find her an OBGYN, no problem I say... I'm one of those lucky guy, where the wife actually trusts me to make such an important...

4. Delaware Maryland Dental Of Salisbury

What a great experience! There are some caring people inside Delaware Maryland Dental. Dr. Geetika Singh was one of the most amazing dentists I have ever...

5. Salisbury Optical

There are a lot of optometrists in the region, and I've been to a couple. I love the staff and the doctor who all helped me out. Very pleased with my...