Pennsylvania 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Many people may not know that Pennsylvania is considered one of the most retirement-friendly states in America. Retirees and working active adults choose to settle in Pennsylvania's age-restricted communities because of the affordable cost of living and tax-friendly retirement. There are many active adult communities in Pennsylvania which range from small 50-home neighborhoods to award winning communities with over 500 homes. Pennsylvania's 55+ communities offer great amenities, active lifestyles, and convenient locations.

Many people may not know that Pennsylvania is considered one of the most retirement-friendly states in America. Retirees and working active adults choose to settle in Pennsylvania's age-restricted communities because of the affordable cost of living and tax-friendly retirement. There are many active adult communities in Pennsylvania which range from small 50-home neighborhoods to award winning communities with over 500 homes. Pennsylvania's 55+ communities offer great amenities, active lifestyles, and convenient locations.

Pennsylvania Climate & Geography

Located in the Northeastern area of the United States, Pennsylvania is bordered by Maryland, West Virginia, Ohio, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Lake Erie. The state has 51 miles of shoreline along Lake Erie and 57 miles of shoreline along the Delaware Estuary. Also, the Appalachian Mountains run throughout the middle of the state. Its five main regions are identified as the Allegheny Plateau, Ridge and Valley, Atlantic Coastal Plain, Piedmont, and the Erie Plain.

Generally, the entire state has cold winters and humid summers but the varied landscape produces a variety of climates throughout the state. The majority of Pennsylvania has a humid continental climate while the greater Philadelphia area has a humid subtropical climate. Inland, closer to the mountains, the winter is noticeably colder with cloudier days and more snowfall. Farther west, near Lake Erie, sees about 100 inches of snowfall yearly.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment in Pennsylvania

The cities of Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, and Erie are the four most popular cities with plenty of attractions and entertainment options. Pennsylvania is home to dozens of professional sports teams including the Pittsburgh Steelers (football), Philadelphia Eagles (football), Philadelphia Phillies (baseball), Pittsburgh Pirates (baseball), Philadelphia 76ers (basketball), Philadelphia Flyers (hockey), Pittsburgh Penguins (hockey), and Philadelphia Union (soccer).

As one of the original 13 states of the United States, Pennsylvania is filled with rich history and cultural attractions. There are 165 historic landmarks throughout the state. The most popular attractions throughout the state include Independence National Park and the Liberty Bell, Hershey Park, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Eastern State Penitentiary, Strasburg, Andy Warhol Museum, Gettysburg National Military Park, Intercourse, Valley Forge, and the state capitol of Harrisburg.

Outdoor activities are abundant with skiing, kayaking, hiking, hunting, fishing, and so much more at the Pocono Mountains, Clarion River, Allegheny National Forest, and Moraine State Park.

Pennsylvania Cost of Living & Taxes

Active adult communities in Pennsylvania are extremely popular due to the lower cost of living compared to neighboring states. Compared to the national average, New York is 27 percent higher and New Jersey is 35 percent higher while Pennsylvania is just 1 percent higher. Pennsylvania is extremely tax-friendly toward retirees as they do not tax retirement income including pensions, social security, 401Ks, IRAs, etc. For those still working, the income tax rate is a flat 3.07 percent.

Healthcare

For every 100,000 residents, there are about 302 active physicians throughout the state of Pennsylvania. There are over 250 hospitals in the state and 13 of which have been nationally ranked. Thirty additional hospitals have been recognized for strong performance as well. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Lehigh Valley Hospital are just a few of the nationally ranked hospitals. Many of these great facilities can be found in the Pittsburgh metro area. In 2012, CNN Health listed Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as one of the top ten cities in the nation for successful aging.


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200 communities near Pennsylvania

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Village of Willow Run

For Sale
  • Mid $100ks - Low $200ks
  • 150 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1999 - 2003
  • 2 reviews

Lamplighter Village

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $400ks
  • 149 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2006
  • No Reviews

Renaissance at Morgan Creek

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 144 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2007 - 2018
  • 1 reviews

Coldstream Crossing

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Low $600ks
  • 142 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2007 - 2013
  • No Reviews

Douglass Village

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - Mid $200ks
  • 142 Homes (2 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2005 - Present
  • 1 reviews
Spring Valley Estates - Waynesboro, PA

Spring Valley Estates

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - High $400ks
  • 140 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • No Reviews

Traditions at Ridley Creek

For Sale
  • High $200ks - High $200ks
  • 140 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2007 - 2012
  • 1 reviews

Salem Manor

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - High $200ks
  • 140 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2005
  • No Reviews

The Village at Fox Crossing

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - Low $300ks
  • 135 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2007 - 2018
  • No Reviews

Blue Bell Springs

For Sale
  • High $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 135 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2006 - Present
  • 8 reviews

The Arbours at West Goshen

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - Mid $500ks
  • 133 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2009 - 2015
  • No Reviews

Traditions of America at Summer Seat

For Sale
  • High $400ks - Mid $600ks
  • 133 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2016 - 2019
  • No Reviews

Traditions of America Southpointe

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Low $700ks
  • 132 Homes (5 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • No Reviews
Hearthstone at West Bristol - Bristol, PA

Hearthstone at West Bristol

For Sale
  • High $100ks - Mid $200ks
  • 132 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2020
  • No Reviews

Fox Run Preserve

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - High $700ks
  • 132 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2005
  • 1 reviews

Forest Ridge

For Sale
  • Mid $200ks - High $200ks
  • 132 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2006
  • No Reviews

Windsor at Glen Mills

For Sale
  • Low $200ks - High $200ks
  • 131 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2007
  • No Reviews

Country Manor

For Sale
  • High $100ks - Mid $200ks
  • 130 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2000 - 2018
  • No Reviews

Blue Ridge

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $500ks
  • 130 Homes (1 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2020 - Present
  • No Reviews

Legacy at Morgan Hill

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - High $500ks
  • 127 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2006 - 2013
  • 1 reviews

The Villas of Newtown

For Sale
  • Low $600ks - Low $800ks
  • 127 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2008 - 2020
  • 2 reviews

Riviera at Concord

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 127 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2006
  • No Reviews

Brittany Hills

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - High $500ks
  • 126 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2002 - 2007
  • No Reviews

The Meadows at Skippack

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - High $400ks
  • 125 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2008
  • 1 reviews
Traditions of America at Locust Valley - Coopersburg, PA

Traditions of America at Locust Valley

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 125 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2021 - Present
  • No Reviews

Harrogate

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - Mid $400ks
  • 124 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2005 - 2010
  • No Reviews

The Village at Upstream Farm

For Sale
  • High $100ks - Mid $200ks
  • 124 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2002 - 2009
  • 2 reviews
North Pointe Condominiums - Hanover, PA

North Pointe Condominiums

For Sale
  • High $100ks - Mid $200ks
  • 120 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2004
  • No Reviews

Harrington Village

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - High $400ks
  • 120 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2005 - 2007
  • 1 reviews

The Woods at Rock Raymond

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - High $400ks
  • 120 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2005 - 2017
  • No Reviews

$369,000

1056 Southern Hills Drive, Banning, CA

Meadow Ranch Community

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

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