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Senior Living Retirement Communities in Delaware County, PA

Whether they do it because they want to be closer to family, or because they simply fall in love with the area, many people are choosing to retire in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. But what are some of the specific benefits of retiring in suburban Philadelphia? What is senior living in Delaware county, PA really like? And what are the retirement community options in Delaware County? For one, SmartAsset considers Media, PA, located in Delaware County, as the sixth-best city to retire in the country. That's a good start, but read on to find out more.

Delaware County, PA Retirement Homes

  • Granite Farms Estates

    1343 W Baltimore Pike, Media, PA 19063

    Granite Farms Estates is a 55-acre Delaware County retirement campus, perfect for those who love the outdoors as well as frequent trips to the city.

  • Lima Estates

    411 N Middletown Rd, Media, PA 19063

    Just south of the Main Line and packed with resort-style amenities, Lima Estates is the perfect retirement community for active seniors.

More Benefits of Retiring in Delaware County 

What else sets Delaware County, PA apart from other retirement destinations? Check out our short list of benefits:

Retiring in Delaware County, PA and Get Peace of Mind 

The Acts retirement communities in Delaware County, Pennsylvania offer healthcare at a dependable rate. Watch the video below for further explanation:

Points of Interest and Local Landmarks for Delaware County Retirees

Besides all the great amenities at our senior living communities, what else can you do in Delco? Check out our interactive map below:


  • Wineries: Delaware County, PA has a number of great wineries, many of which offer tours and tastings.
  • Live Theater: In addition to being so close to Philadelphia and all of its live entertainment options, Media, PA in Delaware County has a number of different live theater options.
  • Home to Longwood Gardens: Longwood Gardens is a popular destination year-round! In addition to the beautiful folliage, Longwood Gardens also hosts live music and other events.

So Many Reasons to Retire in Delaware County

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    Tax-Friendly for Retirees: In Delaware County, Social Security income is not taxed. There are also other benefits that make it a tax-friendly option for those looking to retire in the area.

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    Full of History: Because of Southeastern Pennsylvania’s role in early American history, there’s plenty for history buffs to explore in Delaware County.

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    Close to Family: Many people choose to retire to one of our Delaware County senior communities because it is close to their relatives. Our communities are obviously near the Philadelphia area, but also close to Maryland, Delaware, and New Jersey. If you want to be near family, do it in the comfort of a resort-style retirement community.

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    Lower Cost of Living: Pennsylvania as a whole has a lower cost of living compared to New York, New Jersey, and some other nearby states.

Acts Network of Retirement Communities 

When you’re a member of one of our senior living Delaware County communities you can take a short vacation to another community anytime you want. Acts residents get access to all 26 of our campuses throughout the country. It’s just another benefit of joining the Acts extended family.

Acts has a commitment to excellence by continually evaluating its processes through external and internal processes. Acts' financial performance is regularly reviewed by Fitch ratings, the organization maintains an ethics trust accreditation, and regularly completes resident surveys.