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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 July 15, 2020
13
Listed
68
Avg. DOM
$355.76
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$525,000
Med. List Price
13 Properties
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3
Beds
2
Baths
2,600
Sq.Ft.
591
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/...
5
Beds
3
Baths
3,785
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
17
Days on Site
22014784
MLS
Well maintained, 5 bedroom, 3 bath American Canyon home. Beautiful fruit lined backyard. Walking distance to schools and close to shopping.
5
Beds
2
Baths
2,539
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
1
Days on Site
22015600
MLS
Welcome to The Preserve'' on American Canyon's West Side. This single story beauty is move in ready! The welcoming entry & open floor plan are just the beginning of all this spacious home has to...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,120
Sq.Ft.
1942
Year Built
58
Days on Site
22000917
MLS
Great investment or long-term potential, zoned R3 (3 units) and lots of room to build. There are a ton of affordable ADU options available! Live in 1, rent 2 or plan for retirement renting all 3!...
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,200
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
3
Days on Site
22015113
MLS
Come take at look at this wonderful single story 4 bedroom, 3 full bathroom 2,200 square foot American Canyon, Napa Valley home. The hardwood flooring throughout is great. This home is perfect for...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,094
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
64
Days on Site
22010304
MLS
Gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 full bath home with many upgrades! Open-Floor plan with vaulted ceilings and designer tile flooring. Remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliance, dual sink, quartz...
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,416
Sq.Ft.
1969
Year Built
14
Days on Site
22015066
MLS
Here is the home you've been waiting for... completely remodeled (w/permits) in established neighborhood one level ranch 4bed, 2bath with a large backyard. This home features new kitchen cabinets,...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,886
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
14
Days on Site
22015105
MLS
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4
Beds
3
Baths
1,440
Sq.Ft.
1957
Year Built
135
Days on Site
22002778
MLS
Well maintained and move-in ready 4 bed/3 bath home on a beautifully landscaped, large corner lot. Light floods into this home which features an updated kitchen with a gas range, tile floors, modern...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,502
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
1
Days on Site
22015844
MLS
Beautiful 3 bedroom home in the heart of American Canyon! Features vaulted ceilings, wood floors, granite countertops, living room, family room, dining room, central AC/Heat, a large 2 car garage and...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,502
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
2
Days on Site
22016270
MLS
An American Beauty in American Canyon, This home will not last long. Beautiful laminate flooring and a large backyard great for entertaining.
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,316
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
1
Days on Site
22015821
MLS
To View Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srLC-bxsWkw Open Floor plan with vaulted ceilings. Freshly painted interior. Garage has partial conversion w extra room, and garage storage. Separate...

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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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