For seniors considering moving to the Garden State, New Jersey retirement communities offer easy access to all amenities, thanks to New Jersey being in the center of the Northeast megalopolis. Senior retirement communities in New Jersey also offer close access to many historical sites, since New Jersey is among those states with a longstanding colonial heritage. With its geographic diversity, seniors can also choose between a quieter, rural retirement living community, or one located within the bustling metropolitan area, or senior housing by the seaside. As well, opting for a retirement home in New Jersey offers many cultural and entertainment attractions, as the state is home to many theme parks, museums, and entertainment centers.
If seniors are considering a relaxing, rural life, New Jersey retirement communities located in the Skylands regions will offer picturesque mountains and lush forests.
This peaceful rural setting is also still close to all major metro areas, offering the tranquility of country living with the convenience of easy access to many shopping and entertainment choices. For instance, tucked in a stunning landscape, the borough of Wanaque sits at the base of the breath taking Ramapo Mountain State Park, but it is also located a convenient 34 miles away from Manhattan.
If one is looking for a senior living community with an ocean view, Cape May offers a relaxing life by the water with an easygoing atmosphere. Enjoy walks on the beach and refreshing ocean breezes, or one can take in a wealth of historical attractions, as Cape May is close to Bridgeton’s historical district, which contains over 2,200 historical sites.
Perhaps one would like to retain the convenience and energy the heart of the city has to offer. The Gateway Region offers senior retirement communities located within the New York metropolitan area, where there is a wealth of shopping and entertainment options, and, for the senior that doesn’t drive, the alternative of public transportation.
Seniors considering a New Jersey retirement community will never be far from essential amenities and entertainment attractions. For information on best retirement communities in the area, please click below.