Boston Area, MA 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Active adults and retirees looking for a 55+ community in the Boston area have plenty of options that may suit their needs. Residents in the area have access to great healthcare facilities, cultural attractions, a four-season climate, and scenic natural landscapes including a beautiful coastline. 

Active adults and retirees looking for a 55+ community in the Boston area have plenty of options that may suit their needs. Residents in the area have access to great healthcare facilities, cultural attractions, a four-season climate, and scenic natural landscapes including a beautiful coastline. 

Boston Area Climate & Geography

The Boston metropolitan area has a population of 4.9 million residents and is mostly urban and suburban neighborhoods. 

Boston area residents enjoy a four-season climate, summers are warm and humid, but winters can be very stormy and have heavy snowfall. Residents and visitors enjoy beautiful New England fall foliage, winter sports, sandy beaches along the coastline during the summer and picturesque natural landscapes in the spring.

Boston Area Recreation, Culture & Entertainment

Boston has a variety of museums and historical sites for adults to visit: 

  • Paul Revere’s house
  • Museum of Fine Arts
  • Battleship Cove
  • Boston Symphony Orchestra

Many 55+ residents enjoy walking through the Boston Public Garden or exploring the Freedom Trail, which takes you on a journey of colonial and war-era locations like Bunker Hill and Beacon Hill.

Boston is home to a variety of professional sports teams including the Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots, Boston Bruins, and Boston Celtics. 

Boston Area Cost of Living & Taxes

The cost of living in Massachusetts is typically higher than the national average. Although the cost of living is higher, the yearly income of most residents is also higher than the U.S. national average. Massachusetts has a 6.25% sales tax.

Boston Area Health Care

Boston has some of the best healthcare facilities in the U.S. including Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, McLean Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, all of which have nationally ranked specialties.


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77 communities near Boston Area

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Whitestone Village - Groveland, MA

Whitestone Village

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 100 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2002 - 2005
  • No Reviews
Orchard Hill - Westborough, MA

Orchard Hill

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - High $500ks
  • 100 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2002 - 2010
  • No Reviews
The Villages at Walker Meadow - Westborough, MA

The Villages at Walker Meadow

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - Low $700ks
  • 100 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1999 - 2000
  • No Reviews
The Lanterns at Warren Woods - Ashland, MA

The Lanterns at Warren Woods

For Sale
  • High $500ks - Mid $700ks
  • 93 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2016 - 2020
  • No Reviews
The Village at Auburnville - Whitman, MA

The Village at Auburnville

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 92 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2004 - 2014
  • No Reviews
The Villages at Crane Meadows - Marlborough, MA

The Villages at Crane Meadow

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - High $400ks
  • 91 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2005
  • No Reviews
The Seasons at Salisbury - Holden, MA

The Seasons at Salisbury

For Sale
  • High $500ks - High $600ks
  • 91 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2002 - 2006
  • No Reviews
Adams Farm - Shrewsbury, MA

Adams Farm

For Sale
  • Low $700ks - Low $800ks
  • 90 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2005 - 2013
  • No Reviews
Stone Castle Estates - Methuen, MA

Stone Castle Estates

For Sale
  • High $200ks - High $600ks
  • 89 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2005 - 2018
  • No Reviews
Hatter's Point - Amesbury MA

Hatter’s Point

For Sale
  • High $600ks - Mid $800ks
  • 88 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2004 - 2017
  • No Reviews
Regency at Assabet Ridge - Marlborough, MA

Regency at Assabet Ridge

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - Mid $600ks
  • 69 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2010 - 2015
  • No Reviews
Holliston Woods - Holliston, MA

Holliston Woods

For Sale
  • High $500ks - Low $700ks
  • 66 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2016 - 2018
  • No Reviews
Brooksmont - Holliston, MA

Brooksmont

For Sale
  • High $400ks - Mid $600ks
  • 66 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2017 - 2020
  • No Reviews
Enclave at Hudson - Hudson, MA

Enclave at Hudson

For Sale
  • High $900ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 64 Homes (3 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2021 - Present
  • No Reviews
Westbrook Crossing - Dedham, MA

Westbrook Crossing

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 60 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2004
  • No Reviews
Rockland Glen - Rockland, MA

Rockland Glen

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Low $500ks
  • 60 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2008 - 2015
  • No Reviews

Northside Meadows

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - High $700ks
  • 60 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2017 - 2019
  • No Reviews
Rockwood Meadows - Upton, MA

Rockwood Meadows

For Sale
  • Low $600ks - Low $700ks
  • 58 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2016 - Present
  • No Reviews
Blue Heron Pond - Lancaster, MA

Blue Heron Pond

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 58 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2014
  • No Reviews
Liberty Woods - Hanson, MA

Liberty Woods

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - High $500ks
  • 56 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • No Reviews
Arbor Hills - Kingston, MA

Arbor Hills

For Sale
  • High $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 54 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2005
  • No Reviews
Trail Ridge at Harvard - Harvard MA

Trail Ridge at Harvard

For Sale
  • Low $700ks - High $700ks
  • 52 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2008 - 2023
  • No Reviews
The Elms of Hanover, MA

The Elms of Hanover

For Sale
  • High $500ks - Low $700ks
  • 51 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2004
  • No Reviews
English Commons at Topsfield - Topsfield, MA

English Commons at Topsfield

For Sale
  • Mid $800ks - High $900ks
  • 49 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2010 - 2014
  • No Reviews
Balancing Rock - Holliston, MA

Balancing Rock

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - Mid $600ks
  • 49 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2008
  • No Reviews
Pheasant Hill - Northborough, MA

Pheasant Hill

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - High $400ks
  • 48 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2005 - 2006
  • No Reviews
Rolling Mill - Plymouth, MA

Rolling Mill

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - Mid $700ks
  • 46 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2018 - 2021
  • No Reviews
Seaside at Scituate – The Carriage Collection - Scituate, MA

Seaside at Scituate – The Carriage Collection

For Sale
  • Low $900ks - Low $1Ms
  • 44 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • No Reviews

Forest Glen

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 44 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2018 - Present
  • No Reviews
Duxbury Estates - Duxbury, MA

Duxbury Estates

For Sale
  • High $500ks - High $700ks
  • 44 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2008 - 2013
  • 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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