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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 13, 2019
18
Listed
50
Avg. DOM
$329.33
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$624,500
Med. List Price
18 Properties
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3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,364
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
111
Days on Site
21915792
MLS
10 acre Napa County estate. Spectacular 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath single story home and 3600 sq. ft shop. Fabulous kitchen, . wet bar and living room create open concept feel. Beautiful 3/4 oak floors....
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,600
Sq.Ft.
315
Days on Site
21716901
MLS
Unlimited potential with this unique property zoned Residential/Community Commercial! On the edge of American Canyon, gateway to Napa Valley! TWO homes on 1 beautiful acre! Main home is 2600 sq ft w/...
Open 10/13
556 Wetlands Edge Road American Canyon, CA 94503
5
Beds
3
Baths
3,606
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
12
Days on Site
21925041
MLS
New exterior paint on this Wetlands Edge home. Need a lot of space? This one has five bedrooms plus a huge game room upstairs in over 3600 square feet. One bedroom and full bathroom downstairs....
Open 10/13
22 Horizon Court American Canyon, CA 94503
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,969
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
46
Days on Site
21922596
MLS
Reduced!Clean and Gorgeous home in American Canyon! Well cared for with many upgrades.Very low maintenance front yard. Newly installed laminate floorings, crown mouldings , plantation shutters,...
Open 10/19
6 Black Duck Court American Canyon, CA 94503
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,877
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
4
Days on Site
21925959
MLS
Yes! You can have it all! A gorgeous Waterton home hidden on a private cul-de-sac with over 9,600 sq ft of useable lot. It's ready for the new owner who would treasure all the beautiful features it...
5
Beds
3
Baths
3,003
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
16
Days on Site
21925484
MLS
Spacious & beautifully maintained five bedroom home in Vintage Ranch. One bedroom & one full bath on main floor. Great room with fireplace & access to garden. Kitchen features plenty of workspace,...
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,829
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
25
Days on Site
21924580
MLS
Own this gorgeous & unique Certified Green Home for an amazing lifestyle! Equipped with solar, smart thermostat, dual pane windows, and many LED lighting, enjoy the savings that come with energy &...
Open 10/13
229 Newbury Way American Canyon, CA 94503
6
Beds
4
Baths
2,981
Sq.Ft.
1989
Year Built
157
Days on Site
21911617
MLS
MOTIVATED SELLER! This well maintained 6 bedroom possibly 7 bedroom, 4 bath American Canyon home is perfect for a large family and one you will certainly want to visit! Newer carpet in the...
Open 10/13
220 Newbury Way American Canyon, CA 94503
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,241
Sq.Ft.
1989
Year Built
19
Days on Site
21925149
MLS
Welcome to this Beautiful Home! Two Master Suites, one downstairs and one upstairs, 3 full baths, Comfortable and Spacious Inside and Outside, Updated Kitchen with lots of natural light and a...
5
Beds
3
Baths
0.15
Acres
2002
Year Built
14
Days on Site
21925186
MLS
Stunning 5 bedroom 3 Bath home located in sought after American Canyon! Gateway to the Napa Valley! Home shows pride of ownership! Beautiful open kitchen with stone, bedroom and full bath down...
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,082
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
32
Days on Site
21924010
MLS
A 2 Story 5 Bedroom, 2.5bath, 2 car garage home built in 2001. Energy efficient with solar panels. Located on a matured neighborhood of American Canyon with easy access to amenities like shopping...
$555,000
Subdivision: Napa Meadows
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,903
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
41
Days on Site
21922613
MLS
Original owners! This beautiful and spacious 2 story, 4 Bedroom/3 Bath home with RV parking shows pride in ownership! Located in a cul de sac on a premium lot with spacious back yard with Hot/Tub,...

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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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