Monroe, NJ 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Monroe is a town located in Central New Jersey that is popular with active adults. Monroe offers its residents a serene nature park with picturesque lake views and a lively community center. The surrounding area hosts a variety of festivals and events throughout the year. Monroe provides convenient access to city life by taking Interstate 95 to New York City.

Monroe is a town located in Central New Jersey that is popular with active adults. Monroe offers its residents a serene nature park with picturesque lake views and a lively community center. The surrounding area hosts a variety of festivals and events throughout the year. Monroe provides convenient access to city life by taking Interstate 95 to New York City.

Monroe Climate & Geography

Being in the northeast United States, Monroe experiences all four seasons. The town receives more rainfall than national average, and slightly less snowfall. Residents of Monroe can enjoy a few more sunny days than the national average.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment In Monroe

Locals can enjoy a variety of entertainment options in Monroe. Thompson Park is a popular area to go fishing or walk along a hiking trail during the warmer months. The Monroe Community Center offers activities like ballroom dancing and a photography club, providing opportunities to pick up a new skill or hobby regardless of the season.

Monroe possesses several restaurants and stores that provide all of the basic necessities to its residents. Various festivals and special events are held in Monroe and the surrounding areas regularly.  For those looking for more extensive shopping and entertainment options, New York City is just a drive away.

Monroe Cost of Living & Taxes

Cost of living in Monroe is higher than the state and national average, with the price of housing playing the biggest role in raising the overall cost. Sales tax is below average at 6.63 percent, and Social Security is not taxed in New Jersey. Income tax in New Jersey can range from 1.4 percent to 8.97 percent.

Monroe Health Care

According to Gallup's Well-Being Index, New Jersey scores well in the social factor of the survey.

Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center is located in Red Bank, and it is rated high performing by U.S. News. Nearby Monmouth Medical Center-Long Branch Campus is also high performing, and Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune is nationally ranked.


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14 communities near Monroe

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Rossmoor Village

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - High $400ks
  • 2303 Homes (18 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1965 - 1991
  • 6 reviews

Clearbrook

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - Low $500ks
  • 2026 Homes (8 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1972 - 1993
  • 22 reviews

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Concordia

For Sale
  • Mid $200ks - Mid $500ks
  • 1757 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1982 - 2000
  • 10 reviews

Regency at Monroe

For Sale
  • High $600ks - Mid $1Ms
  • 1200 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2020
  • 1 reviews

Greenbriar

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - High $600ks
  • 1194 Homes (8 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1995 - 2001
  • 2 reviews

Stonebridge

For Sale
  • High $500ks - High $800ks
  • 946 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2018
  • 13 reviews

Venue at Monroe

For Sale
  • Low $600ks - Low $800ks
  • 587 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • No Reviews

The Ponds

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $500ks
  • 575 Homes (6 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1994 - 1999
  • 1 reviews

Whittingham

For Sale
  • High $200ks - High $400ks
  • 413 Homes (7 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1986 - 1994
  • 1 reviews

Encore Monroe

For Sale
  • Low $500ks - High $600ks
  • 394 Homes (4 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2002 - 2006
  • 4 reviews

Renaissance at Monroe

For Sale
  • High $400ks - High $700ks
  • 348 Homes (3 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2004 - 2010
  • 3 reviews

Renaissance at Cranbury Crossing

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - High $700ks
  • 182 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2004 - 2011
  • 1 reviews

Four Seasons at Monroe

For Sale
  • Low $600ks - Mid $700ks
  • 149 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2015 - 2020
  • No Reviews

The Gables at Monroe

For Sale
  • Low $600ks - Low $800ks
  • 71 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2016 - Present
  • No Reviews

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  • 2320 SqFt
MLS CV23099287
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