Because of all its attributes, Puerto Vallarta has become the favorite place for retirees from the United States, who are now an important part of Vallarta’s society.
A listing on the moneyinc.com site indicates that Puerto Vallarta is in the first place from a Top 10 list of Mexican destinations sought after by American retirees. It is estimated that more than 15,000 North American expatriates reside in this region.
The study also indicates that the properties are more affordable for retired Americans, who also have a wide range of highly specialized medical services, gastronomic variety, public transportation and outdoor activities, among other benefits.
On the other hand, Puerto Vallarta’s strategic location places it just a flight away from the main cities of the southern and northwestern states of the US such as California, Oregon, Washington and/or Texas.
Finally, according to the study, North American expatriates look for tranquility, security and living facilities in a natural environment with a pleasant climate; unique features of Puerto Vallarta.
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) continually ranks Puerto Vallarta at the top of the list of favorite retirement destinations due to its cultural richness, weather and convenient cost of living.