Why so Many Illinois Residents Choose StrawBerry Ridge – One of the Top Over 55 Communities in Florida

Over 55 Communities in FloridaMany residents of StrawBerry Ridge – a 55+ community near Tampa – hail from Illinois. If you are a current Illinois resident, you are encouraged to inquire about the many benefits of buying a home at our community and living here either full- or part-time. StrawBerry Ridge is a magnet for older adults from up north who are in search of warm, sunny weather along with the camaraderie that stems from living alongside others their same age with similar interests.

About StrawBerry Ridge

Located just a short drive east of downtown Tampa, StrawBerry Ridge puts all of the sights, attractions, and conveniences of the wider Tampa Bay area within relatively close reach. This corner of the state is renowned not just for its glorious white-sand beaches but also for its bustling arts scene, world-class fishing (both inshore and offshore), waterfront parks, museums, restaurants, and more! The Tampa Bay area also has an international airport, and international cruise port, fine medical facilities, performing arts venues, and just about everything else one would expect to find in a major metropolitan area.

That being said, you can easily find plenty to do as a StrawBerry Ridge resident without having to venture outside our front gate. Our 55+ community is rich in those amenities that older adults and retirees typically crave. The two clubhouses on our 150-acre property in east Hillsborough County combine to provide over 20,000 square feet of space for recreation, socializing, and exercising both body and mind. Your monthly home-site lease payment will grant you unfettered access to all of the following:

  • Indoor and outdoor pools
  • Tennis and pickleball courts
  • Fitness center
  • Aerobics room
  • Shuffleboard courts
  • Library
  • Full kitchen
  • Bingo hall
  • Woodworking shop
  • More

Contact the Lifestyle Team at StrawBerry Ridge today to request more information, including an up-to-date listing of manufactured homes that are for sale in our community. We are confident that you will soon see why StrawBerry Ridge is considered to be one of the best over 55 communities in Florida. We warmly accept inquiries from Illinois residents, as well as individuals and couples from other states and countries.