Searches based on type of community
If you are looking for an intentional community, ecovillage, cohousing, commune, co-op, or other cooperative living arrangement, browse through our community lists - alphabetic or geographic, look at our community maps, or search our intentional community database.
We have provided a few pre-formatted searches for types of communities that people commonly search for. These searches are approximate and may include some inaccurate results or exclude some relevant results. We hope they can help you get started in your community search. You can always use our Search page to do a more detailed community search.
- Ecovillages - Displays communities with the words 'ecovillage' or 'eco-village' in their listing. Ecovillages are generally communities with a strong ecological focus.
- Cohousing - Displays communities with the words 'cohousing' or 'co-housing' in their listing which also indicated that they use the cohousing model. Cohousing communities generally incorporate both private homes and shared common facilities and support neighborly connections.
- Communes - Displays communities which indicated that they are 100% income sharing.
- Co-ops - Displays communities with the words 'co-op' or 'coop' in their listing. Co-ops are cooperative, generally expense sharing, often urban, shared housing communities. Many of those listed are focused on college students.
- Christian Communities - Displays communities with the words 'Christian' in their listing.