What Makes Lake Charles a Retiree Paradise?

Lake Charles Louisiana is ranked #9 out of 25 best places to retire according to CNNMoney.

Lake Charles best place to retire

Lake Charles residents enjoy a comfortable lifestyle and lots of activities!.  Our rich cajun heritage and festivals keep Southwest Louisiana busy year round. 

Why is Lake Charles such a great place to live? 

Southwest Louisiana and Lake Charles in particular is projected to have top economic growth in the State in 2011.  Louisiana has set a new record in the South for the number of economic development projects taking place across the state. Economic Outlook for Southwest Louisiana is optimistic with new projects within our economy.   Lake Charles has been awarded the mid market of the year as reported in a recent industry article by theind.com

Sasol Lake Charles Chemical Complex has announced an expansion that would potentially create up to 5,000 jobs. The expansion would come in two phases beginning in 2013 and being completed by 2018.

Lake Charles offers Vegas style gaming, museums, art galleries, historic tours of downtown Lake Charles Charpentier District and enjoyment of a variety of festivals

  Calcasieu Parish has an abundance of  streams and fishing opportunities truly making Southwest Louisiana a “Sportsman’s Paradise”. Calcasieu Parish’s rich history combined with a diversified economy and many recreational opportunities make Lake Charles a great place to live!

There is something for everyone in Lake Charles, LA.  If you are searching for an affordable lifestyle we’ve got it here in Calcasieu Parish and Lake Charles, LA.


These links will give you more insight as to why Lake Charles residents  and others agree Lake Charles is one of the best places to live and raise a family!

Lake Charles Living

Things to Do in Lake Charles

Mardi Gras in Lake Charles

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Marilyn Boudreaux is a Full Time Licensed REALTOR in the State of Louisiana affiliated with Century 21 Mike D. Bono & Co.’s.

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Marilyn Boudreaux, REALTOR® 337-499-9592

Century 21 Mike D. Bono & Co.’s

4410 Nelson Road

Lake Charles, LA USA 70605

337 478-1578


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