Key Largo, Florida Florida is one of those tax-friendly states. With its tropical weather and coastal living it’s no wonder it’s so popular with retirees.

Austin, Texas The state of Texas has no income tax, and it doesn’t tax estates, either. That’s good news for retirees, right off the bat.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina One of the most affordable places to retire on the water is Myrtle Beach in South Carolina.

Pierre, South Dakota South Dakota’s capital city of Pierre is situated right on the Missouri River.

Boulder City, Nevada You don’t need to move to a crowded beach town to retire on the water and lead an active lifestyle.

Port Townsend, Washington Port Townsend is one of only three Victorian seaports on the US National Register of Historic Places.

Worland, Wyoming To be fair, this town in Wyoming is mostly agricultural.