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Over 55 Communities in Florida

If you have spent years working in the fast-paced, gritty cities of the Northeastern states, or the cool and rain-drenched Northwest, you may want to retire to one of the warm, pastel-colored over 55 communities in Florida. Florida is a state that is particularly known for its retirement communities and its high concentration of seniors. The state’s warm (sometimes hot!) weather and gorgeous white beaches along both the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean have long made it a Mecca for those wanting a relaxing retirement in the sun.

For newly retired Boomers, the state’s high concentration of retirees allows for plenty of opportunities for interactions with other seniors who have similar tastes and abilities. Because there are so many retirees residing in the many over 55 communities in Florida, you are likely to be able to find a club or organization that caters to your own particular interests. If you would rather go out for entertainment, you have a wide variety of options as well. Because Florida is such a big tourist state, there are plenty of ways to spend your free time, such as fine and casual dining, museums, theme parks, and shopping.

If you want to hit the links in your retirement, Florida is one of the best places to live. There are more golf courses per capita in Florida than anywhere in the world. And of course, the PGA of America is based in Palm Beach Gardens, and the LPGA headquarters are in Daytona Beach.

Popular retirement destinations include Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale, the Florida Keys, Tampa Bay, and Jacksonville, among many other communities.

Many over 55 communities in Florida are located close to white sand beaches, providing opportunities for water activities such as sailing and gulf fishing.

If you're not enamored of the water, and are looking for slightly less expensive real estate, consider Dade City in Central Florida, which boasts groves of oaks, citrus orchards, grassy hills, and a quaint collection of antique shops. It has more of a quiet, small-town atmosphere than many of the coastal retirement destinations.

Another Florida retirement town with a real community feel to it is Vero Beach, known as the Volunteer Capital of the U.S. A high proportion of Vero Beach citizens donate regularly to charities and volunteer at the long list of charitable organizations based there. The town is recognized as one of the top retirement cities in the state, for its peaceful and friendly atmosphere.

A wide range of well-maintained retirement communities are located throughout the state, offering on-site golf courses, restaurants, fitness centers, and a full calendar of planned social activities for residents. 55+ Communities in Florida offer the chance for active adults to enjoy their golden years in comfort and convenience, relaxing, socializing, and pursuing recreational activities. Residents enjoy community security, property maintenance, and many on-site recreational facilities and amenities. You can find many quality housing options, including small single-family homes, duplexes, and manufactured homes in parklike small-town environments and suburbs, or apartments and condominiums one of Florida's many vibrant metropolitan areas.

55 Community Guide can help you find just the right FL retirement community for your budget and lifestyle. Our collected resources provide important information about real estate prices; amenities that make each 55+ community special; and the cultural, economic, medical, and transportation options available throughout the state, so you can research all of your Florida retirement options. Browse through our database by scrolling down the page and clicking on those communities that most appeal to you. If you have a particular region of the Sunshine State in mind already, enter the city or region name in the search box at the top of the page for more specific search results.

Beautifully Decorated Furnished Rental by the Beach

in Vacation Home 55+ Communities, Florida, Condos and Townhomes, Beach Retirement Homes, All Florida, 55+ Friendly Homes, 55 Plus Custom Retirement Homes

Amazing fully furnished and equipped beach rental in over 55 community. Bal Harbour Florida.

10210 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, Florida 33154

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1 BD/ 1 BA Mobile Home for Rent! Location, Location, Location (55+ Only)

in Florida

Florida Getaway! Escape to an affordable winter retreat or a year-round home in sunny Florida.

132 Pansy Street
Davenport, Florida 33837

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Villaggio Reserve

in Destin FL Senior Housing Communities - Homes - Condos, New Homes in 55 Plus Communities, 55+ Luxury Homes, Florida, Gated Communities, 55+ Friendly Homes, 55 Plus Resorts, Age-Restricted Retirement Communities, All Florida, Delray Beach

Welcome to the new, invigorating community by Ansca Homes’, Villaggio Reserve. A 55+ resort living community in the heart of Delray Beach, Florida. The community features a resort club which is part of a 38,000 square foot resort area.

16679 Hagen Ranch Rd
Delray Beach, Florida 33446

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Cypress Lakes Retirement Community

in Lakeland, Golf Course 55+ Retirement Communities, Florida, Affordable Retirement Communities, New Homes in 55 Plus Communities, Modular | Mobile Homes, Manufactured Homes

Retire to Cypress Lakes, a 55 plus active community complete with two golf courses in Central Florida. Our affordable retirement community includes resort living centered around our Golf and Clubhouse lifestyle.

10000 US Highway 98 N

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Savanna Club 55+ Community Port St. Lucie Florida

in Retirement Resort Communities, Port St Lucie, Golf Course 55+ Retirement Communities, Florida, Affordable Retirement Communities

At Savanna Club a grand entrance leads you to a boulevard of towering palms, lush landscaping, rolling fairways, nature preserves, shimmering lakes, and outstanding amenities that set the stage for your new life of leisure and fun.

8630 South US Highway #1
Port St. Lucie, Florida 34952

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Pelican Bay Over 55 Community Sebastian Florida

in Small Town Living, Waterfront Retirement Communities, Retirement Resort Communities, Florida, Affordable Retirement Communities

Residents of Pelican Bay enjoy resort-style Florida 55+ living combined with the alluring coastal beauty of the Intracoastal Waterway on the Treasure Coast, and features such as the lovely amenity center, a private fishing pier and wonderful homes.

8600 U.S. Highway 1
Sebastian, Florida 32976

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Westside Ridge 55+ Community Auburndale Florida

in Small Town Living, Retirement Resort Communities, Florida, Auburndale FL, Affordable Retirement Communities

Come home to Westside Ridge, a welcoming 55+ community with lush landscaping, professional on-site management, wide oak-lined streets, friendly neighbors, resort-style amenities, wonderful homes, and planned social events and recreational activities.

911 Westside Ridge Blvd.
Auburndale, Florida 33823

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