Retire in Brookings, OR

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
6350
Median Househould Income
41704
Median Age
52
65 Years and Over
1724
Median Home Value
244100
Unemployed
315
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Pacific Sushi & Grill

I installed there atm machine im from out of the area ... And was starving so i bought some sushi before they closed for lunch and its the best sushi I have...

2. Black Trumpet Bistro

My husband and I were visiting the town of Brookings and this restaurant came highly recommended by the hotel people we were staying at. Yelp peeps also...

3. Khun Thai

My Wife and I stopped here on a drive. Parking was not going to happen for us but since our car is super low not a fault of theirs. Now as to the food-we...

4. Lolita's Taqueria

Small little mom and pop Mexican joint that does an exceptional job. En route back to Cali on 101, we stumbled upon this place. And boy...were we...

5. Mattie's Pancake House

I found this place on Yelp and automatically fell in love with the place. First of all, this is my first time visiting Oregon. When I drove here for...

Golf
1. Salmon Run

This was a fun little golf course. It was challenging. You must be a good ball striker to enjoy a round at this course. Lots of dog legs but the greens...

2. Kings Valley Golf Course

We have been golfing here for years. We love the course. The people that own it are awesome. They go out of their way to make you feel at home. If a...

3. Del Norte Golf Course

A challenging course with up and down hills. It's a nine hole that you have to the option of playing twice. The first nine seemed to take forever. The...

Active
1. Ocean World

This was a great time for the whole family. Very educational and loved the ability to get up close to the sea animals. Petting the sharks was amazing and...

2. Liquid Expeditions Rafting

Rael. Awesome guide and his assistant was amazing. ....... I was caught in a whirlpool and kept being pulled in . It was extremely scary . I'm not that...

3. Redwood Rides

If you find yourself in the Smith River area, you owe it to yourself to call up Adam and Alex and help you find a little adventure. We rented some kayaks...

4. Harris Beach State Park

The campground was busy for sure, but has some of the best facilities and staff we've encountered on our vacations. Bathrooms were clean. Firewood was...

5. Alfred A. Loeb State Park

$22 bucks, power hookups, and water. Did I mention a good spot to take a dip in the lake! Bring your mosquito repellent. You have been warned...

Arts
1. Wright's Custom Framing &

The local store for art supplies and framing. They also have an art gallery featuring many local artists. Easy access off of Chetco Ave (Highway 101) just...

2. Burtonique Art & Photography

I love their cards and artwork.

3. Redwood Cinema

Gotta love Redwood cinema.... Walking in for the first time, it's obvious that this is a family run business, and the family couldn't be nicer. From the...

4. Manley Art Center

There is a variety of art from local artists including plein air paintings, photography, pottery, fiber arts and jewelry. Good place for tourists and...

5. The Snug At Brian Scott Gallery

If you haven't made it into this gallery, your missing something spectacular. Beautiful art displays just above Art Alley Grill.

Shopping
1. Rose Anderson Sews Bridal

Rose is amazing! I would recommend contacting her via email about two months prior to needing your dress. She does not book more than a month or two in...

2. Feather Your Nest Home Decor & More

I love everything about this place.... From the local art to the super nice staff, my wife and I like to wander through Feather Your Nest to kill a little...

3. Railroad St Market And Deli

I am Vegan and they make the best Vegan Sub Sandwich in all of Southern Oregon. If you are hungry, and I do mean hungry, their large sandwich will not only...

4. Sac's Thrift Ave

Most excellent! Renee has a great collection of clothes and goodies. Cute store, comfy dressing room, AWESOME prices! :D

5. Chetco Outdoor Store

I am a fan! There has been a couple times when I could not get what I needed here, but that is rare. Those 2 times were (Bass lures- which didn't surprise...

Health
1. Kevin Hardesty, DDS - Brookings Family Dentistry

I absolutely love this place. Everyone is professional and courteous. My son is two and had his first dentist appointment and they made him feel so...

2. Boye John C & Marian L DC

I saw Marian Boye. She's very gentle, great bedside manner. She used the activator method rather than "cracking" which I love. It's gentle and peaceful...

3. Rush Surgery Center.

Dr. Doug Walker is a phenomenal Optometrist! His staff must take his lead as well because they are so prompt getting back to you and scheduling you in. They...

4. Pacific Coast Hearing Center

Excellent service! Came in knowing I needed new hearing aids and these ladies were so friendly & helpful. I walked out with a pair of hearing aids set up...

5. West Coast Organics

Saved me! Traveling through and they were open on Sunday. Very good customer service and very happy with the Gummies, took the pain away quickly. Great...

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