MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Members of Movoto Real Estate have chosen Myrtle Beach and Conway as two of its top 10 best places to retire in South Carolina.

In their analysis, Myrtle Beach ranked No. 1 for its number of retiree amenities per capita, while Conway received accolades for its many shops, bistros, art galleries and things to do following a downtown renovation in the 1980s.

"The Grand Strand is the perfect place for retirees to live because of its lower taxes, excellent healthcare and 60 miles of beautiful, sandy beaches that will ensure an active lifestyle," said Brad Dean, president and CEO of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. "We are very proud that both Myrtle Beach and Conway have been recognized as wonderful places for retirees to spend their golden years."

Below are the top 10 best places to retire in South Carolina, as chosen by Movoto Real Estate:

  • Hilton Head Island
  • Bluffton
  • Charleston
  • Myrtle Beach
  • Summerville
  • Goose Creek
  • Beaufort
  • Conway
  • Hanahan
  • Mount Pleasant

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