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American Canyon Real Estate

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 September 27, 2020
10
Listed
26
Avg. DOM
$283.49
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$584,500
Med. List Price
10 Properties
5
Beds
3
Baths
3,785
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
91
Days on Site
22014784
MLS
5 bedroom, 3 bath American Canyon home in La Vigne neighborhood. High ceilings with lots of light. Oversized family room super for entertaining. Granite counters in kitchen, stainless steel...
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,575
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
30
Days on Site
22019418
MLS
This property is Back on market no fault of seller. Beautifully located, two-story family home consisting of 5BR 4.5BA on a .1758 acre corner lot. Stone tile flooring bordered with glass tile in...
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,165
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
4
Days on Site
22022462
MLS
This stunning two story, 4 bedroom 3 bath home is located near schools, a lovely park, grocery stores, restaurants and Hwy 29. High-end upgrades such as doorway arches and crown molding are found...
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,888
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
9
Days on Site
22022480
MLS
This spacious 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 2 story hits the market for the 1st time by the original owner. Home has a lot of natural lighting. High ceiling in living room and dining room. Nice view from...
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,982
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
7
Days on Site
22017876
MLS
Imagine coming home to a beautiful house with gorgeous CaliBamboo luxury flooring throughout, open flowing floor plan, soaring ceilings in the LR, new granite counters and appliances in the kitchen,...
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,200
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
77
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...
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,730
Sq.Ft.
1967
Year Built
10
Days on Site
22022260
MLS
American Canyon Beauty. Corner lot with easy maintenance yard. 4 Bedrooms, plus a bonus/den and loft area for extra space. Enjoy the open kitchen,dining and family room area for entertaining....
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,385
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
4
Days on Site
22023120
MLS
You'll be surprised and delighted when you step foot inside this single story home. Although it is a 3/2, there are 2 bonus rooms - one small office type and a spacious tandem room with a fireplace....
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,344
Sq.Ft.
1987
Year Built
39
Days on Site
22019290
MLS
Beautifully remodeled single level home in American Canyon. Newer kitchen with granite counters, newly up graded bathrooms with tile showers and granite counters. Laminate and title flooring...
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,072
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
3
Days on Site
22023217
MLS
Affordable home and great opportunity for buying vs. renting! Dual pane windows, fireplace insert in living room, additional patio room enclosed for extra square footage plus nice sized backyard...

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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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