What in the world makes Sequim WA so great? Why has Sequim WA been named One of Ten Best Places to Retire in America and The No. 1 City to Grow Old and Be Happy. There are a lot of reasons, and they grow on you the longer you live in Sequim. I’ll share just a short list here of key reasons that the quality of life in Sequim is so amazing.
Sequim WA Best Place to Live
I’ve said before that if you could make a checklist of 100 of the most important things you would want in the perfect retirement location, Sequim would have more of those items checked than any other place in the U.S. When it comes to growing old and being happy, many other people involved in a national survey conducted by the Huffington Post agree that Sequim is one of the Best American cities for Growing Old and Happy.
Sequim WA Best Place for Low Stress and Quality of Life
Retirees who move to Sequim WA often say that their stress level dropped substantially, and not just because they retired. Many retired before they moved to Sequim. There is the climate and weather, which includes the famous Sequim Blue Hole or the Sequim Rain Shadow, and that creates a wonderful home without temperature extremes either way. But we also have year-round recreation, hiking, boating, sailing, fishing, biking, jogging, flying, and just about every activity you can think of. We are off the beaten path of the I-5 corridor, which means we don’t have traffic jams and lots of people driving through Sequim WA. We are a quiet rural community, and most people living here have traditional values, and everyone talks about how friendly people are.
Life is wonderful in one of the best places to live and retire, Sequim WA.