Lagos de Moreno : Mexico


What It Is Like to Retire in Lagos de Moreno

Here in the Highlands of Jalisco, at 6,100 fr elevation, the climate is like springtime about 8 or 9 months of the year. It is a slow pace, tranquil city of about 130,000, but only 30 minutes from the huge city of Leon, Guanajuato. There is a Retirement Center (not a nursing home) like a hotel but with many activities for senior citizens. Lagos de Moreno is centrally located between Leon, Aguascalientes, Guadalajara, and San Luis Potosi.

Where to Retire in Lagos de Moreno and Home Prices

There are villas and houses in Lagos de Moreno in all price ranges. Many small communities surrounding the town give even more options for housing.

What Is Special about Lagos de Moreno

The city is a historical home to writers, artists and poets, and has many interesting sites and intricate architecture.

What Is Not Special about Lagos de Moreno

Although the days are sunny and warm, the evenings are cold with temperatures dipping into the 30's during the winter months, and there is a rainy season that runs from June to October.

Who Will Like Retirement in Lagos de Moreno

Retirees who are looking for a quiet spot with historical sites including churches and museums may like it here. There is a library and hospital located within the town. Larger cities are nearby for more shopping and cultural activities.

Local Economy Is Driven by

Lagos de Moreno has a diverse economy that is driven by manufacturing (footwear and agricultural machinery), dairy products, and food processing.

Climate and Physical Environment

The area enjoys mild temperatures year round with the average about 74 degrees. The average high is above 84 between April and June. The cool season is December to February with the average high about 75 degrees. June to September is the wet season.

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

There are several restaurants in Lagos de Moreno in all price ranges serving Mexican, Italian, and international cuisine. The town also has places of interest and beautiful building to visit which includes temples, churches, parks and museums. There is an outdoor festival each summer which draws many to celebrate in the heart of the city.


The crime rate here is lower than many areas of Mexico.

Medical Facilities

Hospital Rafael Larios A.C is located here.


The nearest airport is located in León GTO, less than an hours drive away.

Valuable Links

Lagos de Moreno on Wikipedia

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