Active Adult Communities in Oro Valley, Arizona

Oro Valley is a wonderful place to retire, with over 350 days of sunshine each year and very mild winter weather. There are many age-restricted communities that cater to active adults and retirees, but there are also many other wonderful neighborhoods near golf and local activities that can make your retirement dreams come true. Regarded as a golf and biking destination, there are many local activities for any enthusiast year-round.

SUN CITY ORO VALLEY (Age Restricted 45+)

Sun City Oro Valley is nestled between mountain ranges that provide stunning, ever-changing views daily. Far enough from Tucson to maintain a suburban atmosphere, Sun City Oro Valley is a short drive from Tucson’s attractions, including the University of Arizona and lots of multicultural and entertainment activities. There are facilities for every interest, including an aquatic and fitness center and an 18-hole golf course on site. Clubs of all types meet regularly, and with over 4,000 residents, there are ample opportunities to meet new friends with common interests.

VISTOSO VILLAGE (Age Restricted 55+)

Vistoso Village is a gated, age-restricted community of patio homes, situated within the Rancho Vistoso Community and with spectacular views of the Santa Catalina Mountains and easy access to all the amenities Oro Valley has to offer. It is one of the smaller retirement communities in the area, but has a host of amenities like a community pool and clubhouse.


The Oro Valley Community Center offers community services and activities for residents of any age with a fitness center, a golf course, a swimming pool, and much more. There are youth, adult, and senior programs for people of all ages and interests.