Denver Area, CO 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

The Denver area is becoming increasingly popular as one of the best places to retire in Colorado. The affordable prices, desirable climate and abundance of cultural and recreational opportunities hold particular appeal with today's active adult homebuyers. 55+ retirees now have a variety of Denver area 55+ communities to choose from.

The Denver area is becoming increasingly popular as one of the best places to retire in Colorado. The affordable prices, desirable climate and abundance of cultural and recreational opportunities hold particular appeal with today's active adult homebuyers. 55+ retirees now have a variety of Denver area 55+ communities to choose from.

Denver Area Climate & Geography

Located in Colorado's Front Range region, Denver is located east of the Rocky Mountains and west of the High Plains. The center of Denver is mostly made up of plains while areas to the north, west, and south are hilly. The city encompasses a total area of 155 square miles, 1.6 square miles of water and 153 square miles of land. Denver earned its nickname the Mile-High City because its elevation is one mile above sea level. There are 78 official neighborhoods that include everything from skyscrapers to late 19th Century developments.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment Near Denver

Active adult communities in Denver are located in an outdoor adventurer's paradise. There are dozens of bike trails, golf courses, ski resorts, and city parks. In this world-class city you'll find over 4,000 acres of parks that include 300 acres of rivers and trails and 14,000 acres of mountain parks. Popular parks include City Park, Cheesman Park, Washington Park, Civic Center Park, Confluence Park, Skyline Park, Centennial Flower Gardens, and Sloan's Lake Park.

Denver Area Cost of Living & Taxes

Colorado is one of the fastest growing states in the nation and has had a population growth of over 17% since 2000. Overall, the cost of living is 8% higher than the national average. However, average local taxes are consumer-friendly with an average tax burden of 9.02% while the national tax burden at 10%. Colorado does not tax Social Security or pension income up to $20,000 for retirees under the age of 65. The first $24,000 is not taxed for those aged 65-plus.

Denver Area Health Care

Residents of 55+ communities in Colorado are some of the healthiest in the nation. Denver has the second lowest obesity rate in the nation at 20.4%. Active adult communities in the Denver area are close to many medical centers. There are 33 hospitals, nine of which are top ranking. The University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora is in the highest ranks and Craig Hospital, Porter Adventist Hospital, Medical Center of Aurora, St. Luke's Medical Center, Denver Health Medical Center, Rose Medical Center, Sky Ridge Medical Center, and Littleton Adventist Hospital are high-performing as well.

 


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51 communities near Denver Area

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Windsor Gardens - Denver, CO

Windsor Gardens

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - Low $400ks
  • 2689 Homes (64 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1962 - 1973
  • 5 reviews
Heather Gardens - Aurora, CO

Heather Gardens

For Sale
  • Mid $200ks - High $400ks
  • 2426 Homes (46 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1973 - 1986
  • 3 reviews
Heritage at Eagle Bend Golf Club - Aurora CO

Heritage at Eagle Bend Golf Club

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 1442 Homes (4 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2000 - 2008
  • 3 reviews
Anthem Ranch - Broomfield, CO

Anthem Ranch

For Sale
  • High $600ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 1300 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2018
  • 3 reviews
Heritage Todd Creek - Thornton, CO

Heritage Todd Creek

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - Low $1Ms
  • 1300 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2006 - Present
  • 4 reviews
Fairway Villas at Green Valley Ranch - Denver CO

Fairway Villas at Green Valley Ranch

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - Mid $700ks
  • 220 Homes (10 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2011 - 2021
  • 2 reviews
Centennial at RiverWalk - Littleton, CO

Centennial at RiverWalk

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - High $800ks
  • 552 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1985 - 2001
  • 1 reviews
The Reserve at Green Valley Ranch - Aurora, CO

The Reserve at Green Valley Ranch

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - Mid $600ks
  • 500 Homes (18 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2020 - Present
  • No Reviews
The Cottages at MacKenzie Place - Fort Collins, CO

The Cottages at MacKenzie Place

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - High $500ks
  • 83 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2016
  • No Reviews
Hilltop at Inspiration - Aurora CO

Hilltop at Inspiration

For Sale
  • High $600ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 1650 Homes (17 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2015 - Present
  • 4 reviews
Skyestone - Broomfield CO

Skyestone

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - High $900ks
  • 532 Homes (3 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2014 - 2019
  • 1 reviews
Verona - Highlands Ranch CO

Verona

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 506 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2011 - Present
  • 5 reviews
Solstice - Littleton, CO

Solstice

For Sale
  • Low $900ks - High $1Ms
  • 400 Homes (6 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New Homes Only
  • 2020 - Present
  • No Reviews
Lincoln Creek - Parker CO

Lincoln Creek

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - High $700ks
  • 397 Homes (3 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2016 - Present
  • No Reviews
Gleneagles Village - Highlands Ranch, CO

Gleneagles Village

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - High $900ks
  • 345 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1984 - 2001
  • 2 reviews
Gate N Green - Broomfield, CO

Gate N Green

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - High $700ks
  • 300 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1972 - 1999
  • No Reviews
Lakeshore at Centerra - Loveland CO

Lakeshore at Centerra

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks
  • 280 Homes (9 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2002 - 2014
  • No Reviews
Sterling Ranch Patio Villas Collection - Littleton CO

Sterling Ranch Patio Villas

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - Mid $800ks
  • 248 Homes
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2018 - 2022
  • No Reviews
Sunstone Village at Terrain - Castle Rock, CO

Sunstone Village at Terrain

For Sale
  • Low $600ks - Low $800ks
  • 240 Homes
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2019 - 2021
  • No Reviews
The Retreat at Banning Lewis Ranch - Colorado Springs, CO

The Retreat at Banning Lewis Ranch

For Sale
  • Low $600ks - High $900ks
  • 236 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • 1 reviews
Solana Lakewood - Lakewood, CO

Solana Lakewood

For Rent
  • 1900s - 2900s
  • 230 Apartments
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • No Reviews
Overture 9th + CO - Denver CO

Overture 9th + CO

For Rent
  • $1,693
  • 207 Apartments
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2018 - Present
  • No Reviews
Green Gables Reserve - Lakewood CO

Green Gables Reserve

For Sale
  • Low $700ks - Low $1Ms
  • 165 Homes (4 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2017 - Present
  • No Reviews
Avenida at Centerra - Loveland, CO

Avenida at Centerra

For Rent
  • 1900s - 4100s
  • 154 Apartments
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • Completed 2023
  • No Reviews
The Patios at The Meadows - Castle Rock, CO

The Patios at The Meadows

For Sale
  • Low $700ks - High $900ks
  • 153 Homes (2 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2014 - 2018
  • No Reviews
The Villas - Lakewood CO

The Villas

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - Low $500ks
  • 145 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1968 - 1972
  • No Reviews
Encore at Eastlake - Thornton CO

Encore at Eastlake

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - High $600ks
  • 140 Homes
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2015 - 2018
  • No Reviews
Parkview Villas at Golden - Golden CO

Parkview

For Sale
  • Low $700ks - Mid $900ks
  • 138 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2007 - Present
  • No Reviews
Regency at Montaine - Castle Rock, CO

Regency at Montaine

For Sale
  • Mid $800ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 130 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2020 - Present
  • No Reviews
Hillside at Castle Rock - Castle Rock, CO

Hillside at Castle Rock

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - Mid $800ks
  • 120 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2024 - Present
  • No Reviews

$369,000

1056 Southern Hills Drive, Banning, CA

Meadow Ranch Community

  • 3 bed
  • |
  • 3 bath
  • |
  • 2320 SqFt
MLS CV23099287
Call Us: (800) 928-2055

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