Finding singles that you have something in common with at an active adult community is not as hard as you might think. Plenty of retirees are flying solo and 55+ neighborhoods can be great places to meet new friends.
Many of these communities have their own singles clubs, and members get together for holidays, nights out, parties, and trips. Others have so many social activities that there are bound to be some singles that participate. If you or someone you know is single and looking to settle in Pennsylvania, this list spotlights Keystone State 55+ communities with gatherings and events that welcome singles.
The Villages of Flowers Mill - Langhorne
The Villages of Flowers Mill homeowners rave about their community’s beautiful setting, a wealth of activities, and perfect location. In addition to their “Solo Club” singles group, there are over 30 other activities, like movie nights, pinochle, bowling, salsa nights, a photography club, even a LOL club! A community clubhouse features a fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis, a putting green, a library, and nature trails.
There are 675 homes in this gated community, which was built from 1999 to 2004. The quads, duplexes, and single families all have garages and range from 1,432 up to 2,300 square feet. The different floor plans all include at least two bedrooms and bathrooms.
Traditions at Longwood - Kennett Square
The Pulte-built active adult community of Traditions at Longwood offers homeowners endless opportunities, with an active singles group, ladies’ golf, men’s golf, bridge and canasta, poker, plus tennis and travel clubs.
It also has two clubhouses, which is a great perk. Together, they two offer an indoor hot tub and sauna, two exercise rooms, activity rooms, pickleball, an outdoor pool, tennis courts, a putting green, and nature trails. There are 300 single-family resale homes, generously sized from 2,000 to over 3,000 square feet. They have two to four bedrooms, two to three baths, and attached garages.
Traditions at Inniscrone - Avondale
With standout activities like community parties, Friday night socials, Italian nights, a book club, field trips, ladies’ and men’s golf clubs, and pig roasts, the friendly community of Traditions at Inniscrone keeps everyone’s social calendars full.
This property also has a private clubhouse, an indoor golf practice area, exercise room, sauna, an outdoor pool, and walking and biking trails. There are 167 single-family resale homes in this gated community, with floor plans ranging from 1,406 to 2,788 square feet. These newer homes have two to four bedrooms, two to three baths, and attached garages
Lions Gate - Souderton
Lions Gate has it all: cocktail parties, a dining out club, game nights, holiday brunches, bus trips, a speakers series, tennis, sunshine, and pickleball clubs. Active adult singles can easily join any of these fun groups, meet interesting people, and live life to its fullest. That is only a small sample of this community’s activities that are managed by this neighborhood’s homeowners association.
Many of them meet at the community clubhouse or its activities center, which has a heated outdoor pool, an exercise room, shuffleboard, and more. This gated, 55+ neighborhood has 156 attached homes built from 1996 to 2000. The attached quad-style homes range from 1,400 to 2,200 square feet, with two or three bedrooms and bathrooms, and attached garages.
Harrogate - Landenberg
If you are looking to get involved in fun goings-on like Halloween parties, dinners out, live entertainment, foodie tours, NYC bus trips, and Super Bowl parties, Harrogate is for you. There are close to 25 different clubs and activities here, so most active adults can find their niche.
The community clubhouse, Club Harrogate, has a resort-like feel with a bar and lounge, an exercise room, plus massage and sauna areas. There are seven floor plans from 1,760 to just over 3,000 square feet. These include two to three bedrooms and bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.