Most Popular 55+ Communities in Arizona

Most Popular 55+ Communities in Arizona

At PCR, we’re all about connecting active adults with the community that best aligns with your unique essence. If you’re looking to find and settle down in the perfect community—based on climate, taxes, amenities, lifestyle activities, proximity to family, and everything in between—rest assured we know just the place. 

Not surprisingly, Arizona is a sought-after destination for retirees and adults seeking a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle. Here’s a shortlist of this year’s most popular 55+ communities in Arizona.


Encanterra- San Tan Valley, AZ

This popular 55+ community in Arizona features an award-winning desert golf course designed by PGA Tour legend Tom Lehman. In addition, La Casa, the 60,000-square-foot Mediterranean-style clubhouse and recreation center, includes private tennis, fitness and spa facilities, plus three swimming pools, four restaurants, a large outdoor amphitheater and a full suite of resort services. Then there’s The Algarve, an 8,000 square foot clubhouse on a 2.5 acre parcel in the community, complete with resort poolside dining, demonstration kitchen, artisan studio, indoor and outdoor concert area, eight pickleball courts, and bocce ball. 


Trilogy at Wickenburg Ranch- Wickenburg, AZ

Here’s a new Arizona golf community in the high Sonoran Desert, and it didn’t take long for this gem to top the list of best 55+ communities in Arizona. Affectionately known as the “Dude Ranch Capital of the World,” the historic mining and ranching town of Wickenburg offers fun and charm for the whole family. Replete with a scenic golf course and a resort club that boasts a spacious full-service clubhouse and an active program of outdoor activities and social events throughout the year, Wickenburg Ranch is a popular destination for Western trail rides and equestrian sports.


Trilogy at Vistancia- Peoria, AZ

Awarded Arizona’s #1 Active Adult Community by Ranking Arizona, this gated community combines an established golf and resort club with ample open space and a network of recreational trails throughout the development. Homeowners have access to two spacious clubhouses, a demonstration kitchen, tennis and fitness facilities, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, an artisan studio, and a full-service spa. Desert living at its finest, prospective homebuyers can choose from 15 floor plans ranging from approximately 1,392 to 2,717 sq. ft.

While those are the 55+ Arizona communities that generated the most interest from your peers when searching for their dream homes this year, rest assured it’s just the beginning. Visit PCR for a full listing of The Grand Canyon State’s most desirable communities