This week’s featured retirement location is Allen, TX. Allen is located north of Dallas, not much further north is the edge of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Allen makes our list because of its location, the quality and proximity of benefit facilities, and low crime rates.
A state-of-the-art highway system nearby allows you to get out of town easily, or enjoy a fun night in downtown Dallas
Fort Worth Naval Station is about 62 miles away. As it is not a convenient location for your everyday shopping needs, it is a reliable choice, if you are looking to utilize the MWR facilities.
Allen is home to numerous entertainment, including a performing Art Center, and a Hydrous Wakeparks (a wakeboard training area). The Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary in McKinney are only minutes away!
In Allen, TX, you can enjoy a state-of-the-art luxury movie theater and dozen Golf courses.
Regardless of what kind of lifestyle you are looking for, you are sure to find it in Allen, Texas!
Allen is one of the 120 locations listed in our Smart Military Retirement Location Guide™. Filled with locations chosen based on data relevant to military retirees, our Smart Military Retirement Location Guide™ will help you find the location best suited for your ideal retirement. For more information and to purchase our guide, click here.