All of us have to work in Texas right?

After all, we have to make money to buy things we need for life. Some of us need cleaning supplies, new clothes, or everyone's favorite: food. While working conditions in the state have some worried, many move to the state for new occupations all the time.

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Eventually though, we all retire from the workforce. Some of us even long for those days to come sooner rather than later. But, we all, even while working sometimes, wonder where we should retire to.

There's so many places around the nation that relaxation could be found. But sometimes, the place where we should relax for the rest of our life can be found right here in the Lone Star State.

Where Are The Best Places To Retire In Texas?

So to find out the best place to call it a career in the Lone Star State, Stacker complied data from Niche to help out Texans across the state.

Without further ado, here's the best counties in Texas where you should retire.

LOOK: Best Counties To Retire to in Texas

Stacker compiled a list of the best counties to retire in Texas using data from Niche.

This is Where AI Thinks You Should Retire in Texas

If you’re thinking about where to retire in the Lone Star State, stop. We have computers to do our thinking now. 

Okay, I’m kidding, but when I asked artificially intelligent bot brain ChatGPT for the best places to retire in Texas, these are the answers it spit out, along with this disclaimer: “Please note that this list is not exhaustive and there may be other great places to retire in Texas that are not included here. It is always best to research and visit the place before making a decision.

Good advice, but let’s look at the top places it recommended and decide for ourselves, shall we? Some look like winners, but some have us wondering if the computer is short-circuiting.

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