Winter Haven, FL 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Winter Haven is a city in Polk County, Florida and located 51 miles east of Tampa. The canal-linked Chain of Lakes offer several waterside parks to bask in the sun with eateries to visit making Winter Haven an ideal city for retirees.

Winter Haven is a city in Polk County, Florida and located 51 miles east of Tampa. The canal-linked Chain of Lakes offer several waterside parks to bask in the sun with eateries to visit making Winter Haven an ideal city for retirees.

Winter Haven Climate & Geography

Winter Haven is located in the humid subtropical zone. The average annual high temperature is in the low 80s and the average annual low temperature is in the low 60s. The summer months tend to be the rainiest time of year with an average annual rainfall around 50 inches.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment In Winter Haven

Residents enjoy visiting Marshall Hampton Reserve, the trails are easy to access for leisurely strolls and bike rides. There are a few antique shops throughout the city to explore. Bok Tower Gardens, located about 15 miles outside Winter Haven, is 250-acre with a trail to bird watch and take in the scenery. There is a good amount of restaurants to wine & dine, a few offer darts and billiards.

Winter Haven Cost of Living & Taxes

The median home cost in Winter Haven is right at the national median. Florida is one of the few states with no income tax. Florida residents ages 65 and older who meet certain income limits can receive an extra homestead exemption equal to the assessed value of property. Social Security and other retirement income is not taxed.

Health Care In Winter Haven

Winter Haven Hospital is the one medical center and hospital located directly in Winter Haven. It’s ranked High Performing in four adult procedures including heart failure and hip replacement.


Communities Near Winter Haven

Price Range

Rent or Buy

Home Types

Age Restriction

New Construction or Resale

Community Size

Gated

Amenities

Price Range

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

SqFt

0 communities near Winter Haven

0 Homes for Sale

$369,000

1056 Southern Hills Drive, Banning, CA

Meadow Ranch Community

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

Want to learn more about active adult communities around Winter Haven, Florida? We can help!

See in Map List View
Remove Boundaries ×
Scroll to Top