Methuen, MA 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Methuen is an attractive location for those who want to live in a smaller city with large city amenities nearby. The city’s history can be found throughout some of the architecture and is maintained through community involvement. Retirees will not be disappointed with their decision to make 55+ communities in Methuen their home.

Methuen is an attractive location for those who want to live in a smaller city with large city amenities nearby. The city’s history can be found throughout some of the architecture and is maintained through community involvement. Retirees will not be disappointed with their decision to make 55+ communities in Methuen their home.

Methuen Climate & Geography

The city of Methuen is located in Eastern Massachusetts along the border of New Hampshire. Methuen lies within a humid continental climate zone. Therefore it has warm summers and cold winters that often dip below freezing. The city experiences more rainfall and twice as much snowfall as the national average. There are also about 200 sunny days in the city each year.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment in the Methuen Area

Methuen Museum of History features displays, artifacts, and exhibits that chronicles Methuen’s history for residents to explore. Additionally residents enjoy concerts, events, and recitals hosted at Methuen Memorial Music Hall.

Methuen residents can take a day trip to explore the Boston which is less than an hour away.

Methuen Cost of Living & Taxes

The cost of living in Methuen is higher than the national average, however it is lower than the state average. Undoubtedly the high cost of housing is the primary factor. On the other hand, two other indexes, health care and transportation are lower than both the state and national average.

Massachusetts does not tax Social Security benefits and most government employee pension income. All other income is taxed at a 5.15 percent flat rate, additionally there is a 6.25 percent combined sales tax in Methuen.

Health Care in the Methuen Area

Lawrence General Hospital and Lowell General Hospital are located within ten miles of Methuen and are rated high performing by U.S. News


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4 communities near Methuen

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Regency at Methuen

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - Mid $600ks
  • 240 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2011 - 2015
  • 2 reviews

Preserve at Emerald Pines

For Sale
  • High $800ks - Low $1Ms
  • 192 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2017 - Present
  • No Reviews

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Regency at Emerald Pines

For Sale
  • High $600ks - High $900ks
  • 140 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2015 - 2018
  • No Reviews

Stone Castle Estates

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  • High $200ks - High $600ks
  • 89 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2005 - 2018
  • No Reviews

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