Retire in La Feria, TX

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
7301
Median Househould Income
29130
Median Age
34.1
65 Years and Over
1220
Median Home Value
56900
Unemployed
484
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Ram's BBQ Resturant & Catering

Fantastic South Texas BBQ... It is a family pleaser. Always great and I have ordered custom smoked meats for special occasions which were fantastic ......

2. The Smoking Oak

This is the best place for Texas BBQ we have found in the RGV. Lines are long even at opening time, but for a good reason. Do not miss it! Brisket is moist,...

3. JC Wing Company

Ever wake up craving delicious crispy wings and fries? Want to spend less than $10 for a delicious filling meal? I live in Houston now but instead of...

4. Stefano's Brooklyn Pizza

We ordered pizza from here while visiting my folks from California and it was on the way home from my grandma's house and it was amazing. We ordered a...

5. Papa Joe's Cafe

I enjoy eating at this place whenever I am in Mercedes. They have good food at good prices. The restaurant is clean and the owner is very friendly.

Golf
1. Rancho Viejo Resort & Country Club

Very good. Very very good. Ate in the lounge during football. Flout as were excellent. Love their house made salsa. Quesadillas were also very good...

2. Texas Golf Trail

Two words: unpretentious golf. Fancy country club types need not apply - this place is for fun seekers, golf beginners, families, and those looking for the...

3. Main Event Entertainment

Had a great time with unlimited bowling! We went on Thursday around 3pm so the place was not packed and the bar area and pool tables were empty, which we...

4. Treasure Hills Golf Club

I played this course a year ago, and remember it being in better condition. There are many bare areas on the course and closer to the clubhouse it looks...

5. Brownsville Golf Center

A fun local course near the city mall. Brownsville Golf Center is very affordable. There is no Bar/ Restaurant at the clubhouse but it'll provide you with...

Active
1. Gladys Porter Zoo

Gladys Porter Zoo is a world renown wildlife preserve! Because of its location it takes advantage of the natural subtropical climate that exists in the...

2. Dean Porter Park

Situated right across the Gladys Porter Zoo it is easily one of the most visited parks in Brownsville. Its hugged by a resaca one can fish out of, not to...

3. McAllen Dog Park

Love coming here with my Milo. Great time getting to know other dog lovers! They provide different spaces for big and small dogs.

4. Quinta Mazatlan

Beautiful place, friendly helpful staff. Do you like birds? You should go here. It's also super cheap to get in!

5. PointBlank

I came in earlier today with a friend for an archery lesson. I'd always wanted to try it and finally had someone willing to do it with me, so I was pretty...

Arts
1. El Hueso De Fraile

Delicious & CREATIVE coffee & teas! A chilled ambiance filled with local art & live music every evening. They have a good selection of craft beers that ate...

2. Wes-Mer Drive Inn

Love the atmosphere! The simplicity of it and just hanging out in the open air while watching movies just makes this place the location to go for a night...

3. Cinemark

I don't mind supporting but geeeeeez $10 for one movie. Heck I can't afford to eat here. I do like that it's within walking distance of Marriott. Clean theater

4. Gatti's Pizza

A really good and clean Mr. Gatti's pizza. The pizza is so much better than most of the other buffet pizza joints in town. The only reason it didn't get 5...

5. Brownsville Museum of Fine Art

Best executions I've seen in the valley come here. Went to the Salvador Dali show and i was very impressed. It's clean it's well lit and it's relatively...

Shopping
1. Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlets

Without a doubt, one of the best shopping places within the valley. I was appreciative in the fact that this is located between McAllen and Harlingen to the...

2. Crabtree & Evelyn

Crabtree & Evelyn @ the Outlet Mall in Mercedes has closed it's doors. You can still visit the website to get their products. Boooooo!

3. Target Stores

This is a nice store. It is always clean and well-organized. There is always a clearance section in the Men's Department, as well as reasonably-priced new...

4. Verizon Wireless

Its A Great Place 2 fix ur Phone wd Certified Technician

5. Cole Haan

Oh how the Valley has changed! With newly spawned commerce, McAllen and the area now displays its affluence! I like it. Progress Progress Progress....

Health
1. Harlingen Family Dentistry

got some veneers done and they looked like shit! dr Villarreal advised my parents (I was under 18) that I should get an implant for a missing tooth, instead...