Richmond Area, VA 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Active adult communities in the Richmond, VA area can be found throughout Quinton, Glen Allen, Mechanicsville, Chesterfield, Moseley, and Richmond. 55+ communities in the Richmond area offer a charming tight-knit neighborhood feeling. Those looking for low-maintenance home options away from the hustle and bustle of D.C. enjoy the Richmond area.

Active adult communities in the Richmond, VA area can be found throughout Quinton, Glen Allen, Mechanicsville, Chesterfield, Moseley, and Richmond. 55+ communities in the Richmond area offer a charming tight-knit neighborhood feeling. Those looking for low-maintenance home options away from the hustle and bustle of D.C. enjoy the Richmond area.

Richmond Area Climate & Geography

The Richmond area has a humid subtropical climate where the summers are hot and humid and the winters are mild. There are many counties, independent cities, and unincorporated towns and communities included in the Richmond metropolitan area. Noteworthy bodies of water include the James River, Appomattox River, and Chickahominy River. Situated in Central Virginia, the Richmond area is located where the Piedmont and coastal plains meet on the James and Appomattox Rivers. It is characterized by low, rolling hills and lies between the Tidewater region and Blue Ridge Mountains.

Recreation, Culture & Entertainment Near Richmond Area

With over 400 years of American heritage, the Richmond area is home to America's first hospital and canal system, Civil War Battlefields, and the location of Patrick Henry's famous "give me liberty or give me death" speech. Historic landmarks include Cedar Hill and Armour House, Curles Neck Plantation Dabbs House, Dorey Barn, Gravel Hill, and the Osbourne Schoolhouse. Carytown, a popular area, includes over 250 shops, restaurants, and historic buildings. Residents of 55+ communities near Richmond are also conveniently close to both Richmond International and Chesterfield County Airports. You never have to travel far to experience cultural attractions as this area includes a symphony, ballet, orchestra, theaters, and art galleries. The University of Richmond incorporates an Osher Lifelong Learning Institute for those who want to continue their education. Recreation throughout the Richmond area include more than 20 golf courses, NASCAR races, and more than 100 parks that include neighborhood playgrounds to state nature preserves.

Richmond Area Cost of Living & Taxes

The cost of living index for the state of Virginia is 4% less than the national average. Additionally, the cost of living in a Richmond active adult community is 1.3% less than the state of Virginia. However on average, the index for goods, services, groceries, healthcare, transportation and utilities are higher than the national average. Richmond s cost of housing index is lower than both Virginia and the nation s average.

Richmond Area Healthcare

There are 21 hospitals listed in the Richmond VA metropolitan area. Adult communities will appreciate living within close distance to two top-ranking hospitals. Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center has been both nationally ranked and recognized for high performance. Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital is another high-performing hospital in the area.


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44 communities near Richmond Area

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CrossRidge - Glen Allen VA

CrossRidge

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Mid $500ks
  • 746 Homes (7 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2001 - 2013
  • 6 reviews
Mosaic at West Creek - Goochland VA

Mosaic at West Creek

For Sale
  • High $500ks - Mid $800ks
  • 471 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2019 - Present
  • No Reviews
Chickahominy Falls - Glen Allen VA

Chickahominy Falls

For Sale
  • High $400ks - High $700ks
  • 400 Homes (4 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2017 - Present
  • No Reviews

Kenbrook at Harpers Mill

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - High $500ks
  • 150 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2018 - Present
  • No Reviews
Settler's Ridge - Richmond, VA

Settler’s Ridge

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $300ks
  • 166 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2006 - Present
  • 4 reviews
Twin Rivers at Meadowville Landing - Chester VA

Twin Rivers at Meadowville Landing

For Sale
  • High $300ks - Mid $500ks
  • 48 Homes
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New Homes Only
  • 2020 - Present
  • No Reviews
The Village of Amberleigh - North Chesterfield, VA

The Village of Amberleigh

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - Mid $600ks
  • 173 Homes (2 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 1999 - Present
  • 5 reviews
Traditions of America at Chesterfield - Chesterfield, VA

Traditions of America at Chesterfield

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Mid $500ks
  • 234 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • No Reviews
Greenwich Walk - Moseley VA

Greenwich Walk

For Sale
  • High $300ks - Mid $500ks
  • 350 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2017 - Present
  • 1 reviews
Fishing Lake

Magnolia Lakes

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $500ks
  • 201 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2011 - 2021
  • No Reviews

Readers Branch

For Sale
  • High $500ks - High $800ks
  • 303 Homes (4 for sale)
  • No Age Restrictions
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2018 - Present
  • No Reviews
The Villas at Swift Creek - Moseley, VA

The Villas at Swift Creek

For Sale
  • High $400ks - High $500ks
  • 194 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • 2023 - Present
  • No Reviews
The Villas at Iron Mill - Chester VA

The Villas at Iron Mill

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 174 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2014 - Present
  • No Reviews
Everleigh Short Pump - Henrico, VA

Everleigh Short Pump

For Rent
  • 1700s - 3200s
  • 165 Apartments
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New Homes Only
  • No Reviews
The Villas at Rose Hill - Mechanicsville, VA

The Villas at Rose Hill

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - High $400ks
  • 157 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2010 - 2015
  • 1 reviews
Cobblestone - Hopewell, VA

Cobblestone

For Sale
  • Mid $200ks - Mid $300ks
  • 154 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1998 - 2014
  • No Reviews
Tinsley Charter - Prince George, VA

Tinsley Charter

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Low $400ks
  • 150 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2019
  • No Reviews
Cherry Grove - Mechanicsville VA

Cherry Grove

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - High $400ks
  • 130 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2017 - 2020
  • No Reviews
Townes at Notting Place - Richmond, VA

Townes at Notting Place

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 128 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2018 - 2022
  • No Reviews
The Bluffs at Bell Creek - Mechanicsville, VA

The Bluffs at Bell Creek

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Low $400ks
  • 128 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2004 - 2015
  • No Reviews

Braxton

For Sale
  • Low $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 125 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1993 - 2004
  • No Reviews
Parkside Village - Glen Allen, VA

Parkside Village

For Sale
  • Mid $600ks - High $600ks
  • 118 Homes (2 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • New And Resale Homes
  • 2016 - 2018
  • No Reviews
Villas of Autumn Run - Henrico, VA

Villas Of Autumn Run

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 104 Homes
  • No Age Restrictions
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2003 - 2004
  • 1 reviews
Meredith Place - Mechanicsville, VA

Meredith Place

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 100 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2011 - 2015
  • No Reviews
Villas at Dogwood - Chesterfield, VA

Villas at Dogwood

For Sale
  • Mid $400ks - Mid $400ks
  • 97 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2007 - 2019
  • No Reviews
The Village at Archer Springs - Richmond, VA

The Villas at Archer Springs

For Sale
  • Low $400ks - Low $500ks
  • 95 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2015 - 2018
  • No Reviews
Park West - Henrico, VA

Park West

For Sale
  • Mid $300ks - Low $400ks
  • 88 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2000 - 2001
  • No Reviews
Villas at Providence - North Chesterfield, VA

Villas at Providence

For Sale
  • High $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 86 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2018 - 2021
  • No Reviews
Villas at Ashlake - Chesterfield VA

Villas at Ashlake

For Sale
  • High $300ks - Mid $400ks
  • 82 Homes
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2017 - 2019
  • No Reviews
Heron Pointe - Moseley, VA

Heron Pointe

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - High $700ks
  • 80 Homes (1 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2009 - 2015
  • 1 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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