Retire in Alcorn County, Mississippi
Corinth and Alcorn County have much to offer to those looking for a place to enjoy their retirement years. Welcoming communities, a beautiful natural environment, recreational and cultural opportunities, competent and caring health care, affordable housing — it’s all here for you.
Corinth, a city of over 14,000 and the largest community in Alcorn County, welcomes newcomers and offers all the services you’ll need to enjoy daily life in a close-knit, caring community. If you prefer life in a smaller town or in a rural setting, one of the county’s four other communities — or acres of beautiful rolling, wooded land — may be just right for you. Learn more about Corinth and smaller communities in Alcorn County.
Many types of affordable housing are available, including
- planned golf communities and executive homes
- garden homes
- traditional homes in established neighborhoods
- historic homes
- rural residences
- small farms.
Purchase prices are highly affordable and taxes are low for those over 65. Read more about housing opportunities in Corinth and Alcorn County.
Quality Health Care
The Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth is the focal point for expert, responsive health care in six northeastern Mississippi counties. The center includes specializations of particular importance to older citizens, including
- heart and vascular care
- radiology and imaging
- radiation and medical oncology at the new Cancer Center
- respiratory care
- rehabilitation services.
Discover more about health care in Alcorn County.
Churches and Civic Organizations
There are ample opportunities to get involved and share your talents and experience with others. Many retirees volunteer through their churches or civic organizations to help others and make the area a better place to live. View a list of churches and organizations.
Recreation, Sports, and Cultural Activities
Whether you enjoy sports as a spectator or like to be actively involved, there are many opportunities awaiting you. Facilities are available for a wide range of exercise routines and sports, from walking and jogging to tennis, swimming, skating, soccer, and softball.
Four nearby state parks invite you to get close to nature and enjoy camping, hiking, boating, and fishing. For indoor entertainment, the Crossroads Arena, Coliseum Theater, and other venues host a variety of entertaining programs from symphony concerts to rodeos and everything in between. Read more about recreational and entertainment opportunities.