Retire in Katy, TX

Livability Score
46
** 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
15071
Median Househould Income
73006
Median Age
36.1
65 Years and Over
1934
Median Home Value
155200
Unemployed
351
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Glaze Doughnuts

OK, so we've been back to Glaze a dozen or so times (always with friends in tow or to share treats with them - and you should HEAR the whining about...

2. Royce's Deli & Catering

I love this place. The food is simple, but it's always good and the ingredients are high quality and fresh. The owner and his wife are super sweet, and...

3. Piggy Pibil

Saw this place on Yelp and wanted to give it a try. Was expecting generic tacos like any other truck but I was very surprised at how amazing the food is...

4. El Kourmet

Great food truck! They have TEQUEÑOS, and they are oh so good!! The order has 3, and they are on they are big. The burgers are amazing! I felt like I was...

5. The Original Marini's Empanada House

Summary- Great empanadas made fresh. Food- 5 Stars Beef Gaucho was less greasy than I had at the one closer to Downtown. Buffalo Chicken was OK, Chicken...

Golf
1. Blackhorse Golf Club

The course is a stunning 36 hole layout that challenges every skill level. Once the sand traps are properly renovated (it's ongoing), it'll only get...

2. Topgolf

I have had the opportunity to visit this location twice and have had fun each time. Apparently a lot of people share this opinion as it was packed on both...

3. Family Golf Park - Driving Range

Went there this morning for the first time. Was the only person there so I thought they were closed (9:15AM Friday) but you just drop money into a locked...

4. Pecan Grove Plantation

27 holes. The greens are some of the fastest in Houston. The food is good. 90% of the time the course is in good condition.

5. Shadow Hawk Golf Club

The sister course for the Houstonian, a private course with tons of tough holes secluded like a country club should be. Being an avid golfer, the US Open...

Active
1. Revolution Dojo

I'm very lucky and proud to be apart of such a kickass team! Professor Jeff Messina is very thorough in his instruction. Also, Revolution Dojo offers Judo...

2. Mary Jo Peckham Aquatic & Fitness Center

Gotta love this park. A pond stocked every 2 weeks with fresh fish, a dock to fish from, an indoor pool, indoor gym, a small miniature golf course, a Koi...

3. CycleBar Katy

Awesome atmosphere: CHECK! Great workout:CHECK! Energetic Instructors: CHECK! There is nothing that was left out when this place was put together! From...

4. Anytime Fitness

I travel a lot for work and have had the pleasure of visiting several Anytime Fitness locations. I've been in both larger and smaller gyms and the amenities...

5. Crossfit Annihilation

I love this place. I go every morning at 5am and would not think of missing it. The coaches are the best and very open and welcoming to new students of...

Arts
1. Artistic Impressions Tattoo Studio and Art Gallery

I recently decided to get my first tattoo and spoke with Spiro about what I wanted. I had spoken with him before several times and he was extremely patient...

2. Toddy Blends

Super reasonable prices, super delicious drinks, super fast service and some drinks are super intoxicating. If you like slushes and are of legal age; come...

3. Painting with a Twist

This is an awesome place!!! I can't believe I didn't find it sooner. This is so much fun. The lady that works here is so nice and helpful. This is a great...

4. Pinot's Palette

I am pretty sure a few of you have already tried this out, however it was my first time going this past week. I absolutely LOVED it! I went with my best...

5. Psychic For Love

Anna, as usual was fabulous. She's very sweet & polite but Absolutely tells it how it is. Today we did a tarot reading & she was SPOT ON. Her reading today...

Shopping
1. Impress Computers

I have done business with Impress for years and they never try to up-sale me. They are attuned to what I need for my business. They get me what I need...

2. Furniture Queen

Call me crazy, but not only did I purchase a king-sized bed from Furniture Queen without ever visiting their storefront, but I completed the transaction...

3. Electronic Cigarettes Of Houston

Awesome place. In. Out. A little on the pricey side, but worth it. Other places try to up-sell the HELL out of you while the lady there just did her job...

4. LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch

Awesome! Loved the ambiance at night! Unfortunately there were nothing but kids at midnight looking for Pokemon Go characters which is so annoying. But I...

5. World Market

We've just moved to Texas from Europe, and therefore missing a lot of things from back home. This place is great for us as it has a wide variety of...

Health
1. Bird's Eye View Optometry

Dr. Bird and staff are amazing! I live in town and drive all the way out to Katy (I use to live out there), to visit with Dr. Bird. She is friendly,...

2. Highlands Dental Group and Orthodontics

I would highly recommend Dr. Santibanez (previously Dr. Yen) for dental care. She has great bed-side manner, and I always feel cared for when I'm speaking...

3. Revolution Dojo

I'm very lucky and proud to be apart of such a kickass team! Professor Jeff Messina is very thorough in his instruction. Also, Revolution Dojo offers Judo...

4. Grand Lakes Eye Care

I found Dr. Nguyen online and decided to visit based on the glowing reviews he had from other customers. I found every positive review about him to be true...

5. Mann Eye Institute and Laser Center

I scheduled a consultation back in March and was also looking into Berkeley Eye Center as well. Needless to say, I did not get the warm and fuzzies from...

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