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American Canyon is a small city in southeastern Napa County, 11 miles south of the city of Napa and adjacent to the Solano County city of Vallejo.  Once known as Napa Junction, American Canyon has grown from a small railroad stop with a cement plant and company housing to the flourishing, family-friendly city that it is today.

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American Canyon Real Estate

American Canyon Homes for Sale October 22, 2021
23
Listed
56
Avg. DOM
$464.62
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$625,000
Med. List Price
23 Properties
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4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,400
Sq.Ft.
1906
Year Built
204
Days on Site
321020517
MLS
Storied, captivating 75-acre, Napa Valley vineyard and estate, Kirkland Ranch. 26 bountiful acres planted in Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Syrah and Petit Verdot with 40 additional unplanted acres....
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,006
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
130
Days on Site
321053964
MLS
2 Houses on over 10 Acres in American Canyon..Napa County. So much Potential for income on this Ranch. This extraordinary property consists of 10+ acres, has two separate 3 bed/2bath homes (Live in...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,527
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
108
Days on Site
321036634
MLS
+/- 43 Acres (CITY WATER!) on Hwy 12 (Jameson Canyon Road) between Napa & I-80. Attractive SELLER Financing! Zoned AG -20, CITY WATER and under the Williamson Act! This is a unique opportunity to...
4
Beds
4
Baths
4,088
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
102
Days on Site
321064531
MLS
This is an Exquisite Home located in American Canyon. If you like to entertain this is the home for you. This is one of the largest home in this community. It has formal living room and dining room....
Open 10/24
332 Ring Neck Street American Canyon, CA 94503
6
Beds
3
Baths
3,606
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
74
Days on Site
321071337
MLS
This Beautiful Luxury home in American Canyon is Back on the Market! Now's your Chance to make it yours! Conveniently close to parks, great schools, shopping, Wetland's Wildlife Preserve and Napa...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,050
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
9
Days on Site
321098176
MLS
Elegantly appointed,pride of ownership.Desired American Canyon, excellent location for schools, services and commutes in all directions. Soaring ceilings, custom decorator touches throughout.Generous...
$814,950
Subdivision: La Vigne #2
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,746
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
71
Days on Site
321077368
MLS
Elegant move in ready Mediterranean Style beauty! Desirable American Canyon neighborhood in close proximity to world renowned wine country, Napa Valley. Open concept kitchen/Living area ideal for...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,877
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
10
Days on Site
321093104
MLS
LOCATION, Location! 3 blocks from Wetlands Edge waterfront park/trails & a couple blocks from Gadwall Park & Napa Junction Tech Elementary school! Welcome Home to this newer 4 bedroom family home...
5
Beds
2
Baths
2,017
Sq.Ft.
1959
Year Built
25
Days on Site
321093239
MLS
Rare opportunity in the county of American Canyon!! Looking to build an ADU? Large workshop? This 5 bedroom 2 bath home with over 2000 square feet of living space sits on .46 of an acre lot. Updated...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,841
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
20
Days on Site
321095116
MLS
This lovely 3bd/2ba with over 1,800 sf net living area is waiting for a new owner. Conveniently located to shops, schools, and Napa Wine country. Close to Hi-29, Hi-37, and I-80. Don't miss this...
Open 10/23
128 Thayer Way American Canyon, CA 94503
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,400
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
53
Days on Site
321083737
MLS
TENANTS ARE OUT! Now staged with a whole new look and on lockbox. Great opportunity to live in the beautiful Napa Valley at an affordable price! Although this home was built in 1974, it has newer...
5
Beds
2
Baths
1,440
Sq.Ft.
1957
Year Built
21
Days on Site
321093830
MLS
Charming and contemporary 5 bedroom 2 bath single story beauty in well sought out neighborhood. Laminate flooring throughout, large bedrooms and updated bathrooms ready for new owner to enjoy! Rear...

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In 2008 Fortune Magazine named American Canyon as number 11 on its list of 100 Best Places to Live and Launch a Business.  Surrounded by open spaces with hiking and equestrian trails, American Canyon is a thoughtfully developed city, complete with neighborhood parks and playgrounds, an aquatic center, a community center that offers programs for residents from tots to seniors, sports fields, and a skate board park.  Commuters will appreciate the easy highway/freeway access to towns and cities throughout the Bay Area and beyond - and San Francisco is only a short ferry ride away from the Vallejo Ferry Terminal (located 6 miles from American Canyon), which offers regular Baylink ferry service between San Francisco and Vallejo.

The majority of homes in American Canyon are detached single-family residences.  The first subdivision, called McKnight Acres, was built in the 1950s on large parcels and consisted of individually designed Mid-century homes.  Another subdivision, built by a developer, soon followed.  Since then, development has continued and American Canyon is a city of neighborhoods with homes ranging from brand-new homes in modern subdivisions to vintage Mid-century ranches.

American Canyon, California Real Estate

Real estate in Napa's wine country tends to be expensive, but American Canyon real estate is surprisingly affordable by Bay Area standards.  If you are looking for a home in a thriving community that offers reasonably priced real estate, family amenities, and convenient access to other northern California locations take a look at homes for sale in American Canyon, CA.

Contact the Wine Country Modern Real Estate team to find out more about residential real estate in Napa or Sonoma County or to buy or sell a home or in American Canyon.

American Canyon Homes for Sale

American Canyon is a fairly new city and wasn’t even incorporated until 1992. Conveniently located around 35 miles northeast of San Francisco, American Canyon lies right at the southern tip of Napa County, just north of Vallejo and the Carquinez Strait. Today, only about 20,000 people call the city of American Canyon home, and despite population projections only reaching around 24,000 by 2030, strong residential growth over the years still resulted in the development and construction of a local high school back in 2010, which included state-of-the-art athletic facilities and even a fabulous 400-seat Performing Arts Center. Outside of its distinct laid-back vibe, American Canyon is also known for having a sprawling network of protected green spaces essentially surround the city, which includes the Napa River and a 500-acre wetlands preserve to the west of town, the 640-acre Jack and Bernice Newell Wilderness Preserve to the east of town, and the scenic foothills and vineyards of the Sulphur Springs Mountains to the northeast of town. 

American Canyon Real Estate 

With so much open space and a number of protected nature preserves scattered throughout the area, most homes for sale in American Canyon lie close to the city center. And because American Canyon lives much like any typical small town, most of the local real estate landscape consists of established neighborhoods that feature a nice mix of detached single-family homes of all shapes and sizes. Smaller entry-level homes in American Canyon usually start somewhere in or around the mid-$400,000s, while many of the city’s most expensive properties tend to top out near $800,000. 

Amenities & Attractions in American Canyon 

Most nearby amenities and attractions lie outside of town, although there are a few small public parks found within American Canyon’s boundaries. Located just north of town is the Chardonnay Golf Club and Fagan Marsh State Marine Park, and wedged in between also lies the Napa County Airport. 

Local Schools in American Canyon CA

  • Canyon Oaks Elementary School - 475 Silver Oak Trail, American Canyon CA
  • Donaldson Way Elementary School - 430 Donaldson Way, American Canyon CA 
  • American Canyon High School - 3000 Newell Drive, American Canyon CA 
  • America Canyon Middle School - 300 Benton Way, American Canyon, CA 
  • Napa Junction Elementary School - 300 Napa Junction Road, American Canyon, CA

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