Are you retired? These are the best cities to live in Mexico according to


Oaxaca leads the ranking of the best cities thanks to its offer of services that facilitate the welfare of the population over 60 years

Nowadays, many people decide to look for cities, towns or quiet places to move after their retirement. For this, most take into account only factors such as climate, level of crime or the cost of real estate, however, must also consider the supply of services and infrastructure that provide a better quality of life.

The real estate website carried out an analysis, and subsequent ranking, of the best Mexican cities to live after retirement , considering the number of establishments that facilitate the welfare of the population over 60, such as hospitals and doctors’ offices , pharmacies, geriatric, laundries, restaurants, etc .; in addition to the number of crimes registered in each city, based on data from the Executive Secretariat of the National Public Security System.

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Leonardo González, a real estate analyst at, said that the retirement phase of people should have more support services than the rest of the stages of the real estate cycle, “the health infrastructure, diet, connectivity and leisure activities they are basic so that the retired ones exert a habitual use with high quality of life “.

The ranking of the real estate portal is headed by Oaxaca, ranked first by the number of hospitals, clinics, and geriatrics it houses, despite having a relatively high level of crime. In this city, the houses have an approximate value of 2.7 million pesos in sale and 15,000 pesos monthly in rent, and the apartments 1.47 million pesos in sale and 8,500 pesos monthly in rent.

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The second place in the ranking is occupied by the Cuauhtémoc delegation, in Mexico City, which, despite registering the highest crime rate and the highest prices of real estate for sale and rent, has a large offer of clinics, hospitals, restaurants and coffee shops. In this area, the houses have a cost of 4.15 million pesos in sale and 45,000 pesos a month in rent, and the apartments cost 2.2 million in sale and 20,000 pesos monthly in rent.

The cities of Pachuca, Cuernavaca, Puebla, and Querétaro also appear in the ranking, where the houses cost approximately between 1.4 and 3.5 million pesos and the apartments between 453,000 and 2.45 million pesos. And as for rental properties, houses range from 10,000 to 15,000 pesos per month and apartments between 7,000 and 14,000 pesos per month.

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Finally, the cheapest properties were found in the cities of Xalapa, Morelia, Mérida, and Tepic, where the houses cost between 1.15 and 2.25 million pesos and the apartments from 750,000 to 3 million, and for rent the houses cost between 7.950 and 10,500 monthly, while the departments range from 4,500 to 8,500 pesos per month.

According to Europapress, The ten best countries to spend retirement are as follows

The best places for retirees
CountryVisa & ResidenceHealthcareClimateCost of LivingFINAL SCORES
Costa Rica8887917487.8


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