Richmond, VA 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

14 Communities in Richmond Area, VA


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CrossRidge - Glen Allen, VA

CrossRidge

Glen Allen, VA

CrossRidge

Glen Allen, VA
  • Mid $300s–High $400s
  • 746 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
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Settler's Ridge - Richmond, VA

Settler's Ridge

Richmond, VA

Settler's Ridge

Richmond, VA
  • Low $200s–Low $300s
  • 166 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New and Resale Homes
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  • Low $200s–High $200s
  • 165 Homes
  • No Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
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The Villas at Rose Hill - Mechanicsville, VA

The Villas at Rose Hill

Mechanicsville, VA

The Villas at Rose Hill

Mechanicsville, VA
  • High $200s–Mid $300s
  • 137 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New and Resale Homes
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  • Mid $200s–High $200s
  • 134 Homes
  • No Age Restriction
  • New and Resale Homes
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The Bluffs at Bell Creek - Mechanicsville, VA

The Bluffs at Bell Creek

Mechanicsville, VA

The Bluffs at Bell Creek

Mechanicsville, VA
  • Mid $200s–High $200s
  • 128 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New and Resale Homes
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Meredith Place - Mechanicsville, VA

Meredith Place

Mechanicsville, VA

Meredith Place

Mechanicsville, VA
  • Mid $200s–High $200s
  • 100 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
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Villas at Dogwood - Chesterfield, VA

Villas at Dogwood

Chesterfield, VA

Villas at Dogwood

Chesterfield, VA
  • Low $200s–High $200s
  • 97 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New and Resale Homes
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Heron Pointe - Moseley, VA

Heron Pointe

Moseley, VA

Heron Pointe

Moseley, VA
  • Low $300s–High $400s
  • 80 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
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  • Low $100s–Low $200s
  • 80 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
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Liberty Trace - Mechanicsville, VA

Liberty Trace

Mechanicsville, VA

Liberty Trace

Mechanicsville, VA
  • Low $200s–Mid $200s
  • 75 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
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Atlee Station Village - Mechanicsville, VA

Atlee Station Village

Mechanicsville, VA

Atlee Station Village

Mechanicsville, VA
  • High $300s–Low $400s
  • 60 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New and Resale Homes
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Coolwell - Mechanicsville, VA

Coolwell

Mechanicsville, VA

Coolwell

Mechanicsville, VA
  • High $200s–Low $300s
  • 60 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
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Rock Creek Villas - Quinton, VA

Rock Creek Villas

Quinton, VA

Rock Creek Villas

Quinton, VA
  • Mid $200s–Low $400s
  • 60 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New and Resale Homes
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Overview

Active adult communities in the Richmond, VA area can be found throughout Quinton, Glen Allen, Mechanicsville, Chesterfield, Moseley, and Richmond. 55+ communities in the Richmond area offer a charming tight-knit neighborhood feeling. Those looking for low-maintenance home options away from the hustle and bustle of D.C. enjoy the Richmond area.

As the state capital, there is always something to learn while living in a Richmond area active retirement community. It s rich in history, architecture, and cultural opportunities.

Climate & Geography

The Richmond area has a humid subtropical climate where the summers are hot and humid and the winters are mild. There are many counties, independent cities, and unincorporated towns and communities included in the Richmond metropolitan area. Noteworthy bodies of water include the James River, Appomattox River, and Chickahominy River. Situated in Central Virginia, the Richmond area is located where the Piedmont and coastal plains meet on the James and Appomattox Rivers. It is characterized by low, rolling hills and lies between the Tidewater region and Blue Ridge Mountains.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment

With over 400 years of American heritage, the Richmond area is home to America s first hospital and canal system, Civil War Battlefields, and Patrick Henry s famous Give me liberty or give me death speech. Historic landmarks include Cedar Hill and Armour House, Curles Neck Plantation Dabbs House, Dorey Barn, Gravel Hill, and the Osbourne Schoolhouse.

Carytown, a popular area, includes over 250 shops, restaurants, and historic buildings. Residents of 55+ communities near Richmond are also conveniently close to both Richmond International and Chesterfield County Airports.

You never have to travel far to experience cultural attractions as this area includes a symphony, ballet, orchestra, theaters, and art galleries. The University of Richmond incorporates an Osher Lifelong Learning Institute for those who want to continue their education.

Recreation throughout the Richmond area include more than 20 golf courses, NASCAR races, and more than 100 parks that include neighborhood playgrounds to state nature preserves.

Cost of Living & Taxes

The cost of living index for the state of Virginia is 4% less than the national average. Additionally, the cost of living in a Richmond active adult community is 1.3% less than the state of Virginia. However on average, the index for goods, services, groceries, healthcare, transportation and utilities are higher than the national average. Richmond s cost of housing index is lower than both Virginia and the nation s average.

Healthcare

There are 21 hospitals listed in the Richmond VA metropolitan area. Adult communities will appreciate living within close distance to two top-ranking hospitals. Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center has been both nationally ranked and recognized for high performance. Bon Secours St. Mary s Hospital is another high-performing hospital in the area.

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