Asheville, Boone Land on Retire List

    Asheville, Boone Land on Retire List

    Sep 06, 2018

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Asheville tops another list of great places to live.

    Forbes names it one of the top 25 U.S. cities to retire to.

    The article lists Asheville's pros as its abundant doctors, good air quality and "non-sweltering summers."


    Its cons? Two include having a "serious crime rate above national average," and not being very walkable.

    Other cities on the list include Colorado Springs, Salt Lake City, Iowa City, Raleigh, N.C.--and nearby Boone, which is praised for its "college town vibe" .

    View the Forbes story here.