Our friends from Schenectady, NY spend the winter months in Sun City Shadow Hills, Indio, CA. Indio is Indian in Spanish. Location is 127 miles east of Los Angeles alongside I-10. Based on the 2010 US census, the population is 76,036, an increase of 55% from the previous decade.
Sun City Shadow Hills is an active 55+ adult community. Completed in three phases, there are a total of 3,000 homes.Retirees who relocate here, either permanently or part-time, give warm winter weather as a reason. On the flip side the summer dry heat can be uncomfortable requiring one to stay in their air conditioned homes.