Littleton, CO 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Littleton is an outdoor person's dream with incredible mountains and nature trails, as well as summer and winter sport options. The city is located less than an hour’s drive from Boulder and Denver.   Residents in Littleton 55+ communities enjoy the best of both worlds living in a less populated area with busy cities nearby.

Littleton is an outdoor person's dream with incredible mountains and nature trails, as well as summer and winter sport options. The city is located less than an hour’s drive from Boulder and Denver.   Residents in Littleton 55+ communities enjoy the best of both worlds living in a less populated area with busy cities nearby.

Littleton Climate & Geography

Littleton's higher altitude results in less water vapor in the air which makes the air drier and thinner. Littleton experiences hot temperatures in the summer with very cold, dry winters and heavy snowfall.

The city is in north central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountains and is part of the Front Range area.

Recreation, Culture, & Entertainment in Littleton

Littleton offers access to amazing state parks and jaw dropping scenery for outdoor recreational activities. Although Littleton is close to large state parks, there are also many state parks within the city.

Chatfield State Park is located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and offers a variety of outdoor activities. This park is considered a prime location for boaters and other water sports. Activities like horseback riding, hot air ballooning, ice fishing, and snowshoeing are also available at the site.

Roxborough State Park is best known for its striking red sandstone formations which spans over 3,300 acres. Various animals including black bears, coyotes, mountain lions, and over 145 species of birds have been spotted in the park. Active adults have six trails to choose from for hiking activities.

While Littleton has much to offer for retirees who enjoy being in nature, there are also other recreational options available. The Colorado Antique Gallery, Littleton Symphony Orchestra, and Littleton Museum are available to appeal to those with artistic interests.

Littleton Cost of Living & Taxes

The cost of living index in Littleton is higher than the state and national average. Taxpayers in Littleton 55+ communities can receive generous retirement-income exclusions from state taxes. Additionally they may qualify for homestead exemptions if certain requirements are met.

Health Care in Littleton

There are two hospitals in Littleton: HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Littleton and Littleton Adventist Hospital. Littleton Adventist Hospital is high performing in cases of heart failure.

 


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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
Solstice - Littleton, CO

Solstice

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

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Sterling Ranch Patio Villas Collection - Littleton CO

Sterling Ranch Patio Villas

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  • Mid $600ks - Mid $800ks
  • 248 Homes
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2018 - 2022
  • No Reviews
The Ridge at Stoney Creek - Littleton CO

The Ridge at Stony Creek

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  • High $600ks - Low $1Ms
  • 56 Homes (2 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2004 - 2008
  • 1 reviews

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