Dunedin, FL 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Dunedin is a coastal city located on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Residents enjoy the abundant sunshine and vibrant lifestyle. There is always something fun and relaxing to do on the beach, in state parks or enjoying other entertainment. The friendly atmosphere and beachfront location make 55+ communities in Dunedin popular with retirees.

Dunedin is a coastal city located on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Residents enjoy the abundant sunshine and vibrant lifestyle. There is always something fun and relaxing to do on the beach, in state parks or enjoying other entertainment. The friendly atmosphere and beachfront location make 55+ communities in Dunedin popular with retirees.

Dunedin Climate

Residents of Dunedin can expect warm weather all year long, with temperatures averaging between the mid 60s and 70s. Dunedin residents also experience more rainfall year round compared to the national average.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment in Dunedin

Dunedin is known for its friendly atmosphere, making for a smooth transition for recent retirees. The city is home to several highly rated beaches, including Dunedin Causeway, Honeymoon Island, and Caladesi Island State Park. Dunedin beaches are all open to the public so people can try some of the local activities such as a sailing cruise, or a helicopter tour.

Aside from beach expeditions, locals love to hang out downtown where there is always something to do. Favorite art galleries and museums include the Dunedin Fine Arts Center, which offers classes and workshops for anyone looking to get involved in the arts.

Sports lovers can also catch a baseball game at the Florida Auto Exchange Stadium, home to the Dunedin Blue Jays.

Cost of Living & Taxes in Dunedin

Dunedin, like most of Florida, has a higher cost of living than the national average. The  median housing costs in Dunedin are higher than both state and national averages. Other costs, such groceries and utilities, are on par with national averages. Transportation costs however are slightly higher.

Florida is known as one of the most tax-friendly states for retirees in the country. The state has no estate or inheritance tax which benefits retirees. Florida has a six percent sales tax rate to which Dunedin adds an additional one percent sales tax. The tax benefits for Dunedin 55+ community residents helps to offset the generally higher cost of living.

Health Care in Dunedin

Florida typically scores high on the Gallup’s Well-Being Index, ranking amongst the top states in the country.

There are three hospitals within the city limits of Dunedin, including Baycare Alliant Hospital, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Mease Countryside Hospital. Mease Countryside Hospital ranks as one of the top hospitals in the region, and ranks high performing in three adult procedures.

 


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Royal Stewart Arms - Dunedin, FL

Royal Stewart Arms

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - Mid $400ks
  • 449 Homes (20 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1968 - 1975
  • 3 reviews
Heather Ridge - Dunedin FL

Heather Ridge

For Sale
  • Mid $100ks - Low $300ks
  • 273 Homes (6 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1978 - 1987
  • No Reviews

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Pinehurst Village - Dunedin FL

Pinehurst Village

For Sale
  • Low $100ks - Low $200ks
  • 240 Homes (10 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1973 - 1976
  • No Reviews
Edgewater Arms - Dunedin FL

Edgewater Arms

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Low $1Ms
  • 209 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1970 - 1974
  • No Reviews

Heather Lake Condominiums

For Sale
  • Mid $100ks - Low $200ks
  • 200 Homes (14 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1972 - 1978
  • No Reviews
Scotsdale Cluster Condominiums - Dunedin, FL

Scotsdale Cluster Condominiums

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $300ks
  • 148 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1980 - 1983
  • No Reviews

Patrician Oaks

For Sale
  • Low $100ks - Mid $200ks
  • 120 Homes (7 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1975 - 1982
  • No Reviews
Heather Hills Villas - Dunedin FL

Heather Hills Villas

For Sale
  • High $100ks - Low $200ks
  • 64 Homes (2 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1971 - 1976
  • No Reviews

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