See updated listings of homes for sale in Canyon Country CA of Santa Clarita Valley. As an added bonus, we provide lots of inside information as reported from the perspective of long time residents, and local Realtors. Discover everything you'll ever want to know about Canyon Country homes, schools, local amenities and conveniences.
Mapped View - All the Homes for Sale in Canyon Country CA
After seeing the listings above you probably noticed there are many different home pricing options and they are available in every type, model and size.
There are some great Canyon Country neighborhoods with homes available in just about every price range. Visitors will find a variety of older and newer neighborhoods and the home prices are largely dependent on, you guessed it, location!
Where is Canyon Country CA Located?
Canyon Country CA is located about 40 miles north of downtown Los Angeles and is situated on the north east end of the City of Santa Clarita. It's most easily accessible from interstate 14 however it can also be accessed from interstate 5 in Valencia. It's sometimes considered the northern gateway to Acton CA and the Antelope Valley. Canyon Country can be a popular stop for prospective homebuyers because the homes are a bit more affordable than those next door in Valencia.
Canyon Country residents enjoy the luscious parks, award winning schools, convenient shopping, and restaurants. It's common to see folks walking, jogging or bicycling the many miles Santa Clarita trailheads, connecting Canyon Country to Saugus, Valencia and Newhall and more.
Perhaps one of the most popular neighborhoods in Canyon Country is Fair Oaks Ranch. Commuters living in Fair Oaks Ranch enjoy their quick and convenient access to the 14 freeway. See below a partial list of some of the popular neighborhoods that make up the Canyon Country community.
We have more extensive local neighborhood reports available about real estate in all of Santa Clarita's popular areas and neighborhoods. Should you have any questions please feel free to contact local Canyon Country Realtors® Matt and Meray Gregory of the Gregory Real Estate Group at iRealty Inc. 661-347-6955.
Canyon Country Neighborhoods
Canyon Country Homeowner's Associations and Mello Roos
Some home buyers don't like the idea of homeowner associations and the rules and regulations associated with such. If this sounds like you, you'll love Canyon Country!
Unlike Valencia, many of homes for sale in Canyon Country are in neighborhoods without HOA's. There are pro's and con's, but not having an homeowner's association can be advantageous, especially if you don't like having to abide by the whims of the neighborhood HOA.
Be careful though when buying a home in a newer neighborhood! Most newer developments come with Mello Roos taxes and the annual cost can range from insubstantial to, ouch! If buying a home in Canyon Country or anywhere in Santa Clarita, we encourage you to have your Realtor verify the costs HOA costs or Mello Roos taxes, before making any offer to buy.
If planning to sell your home we encourage you to contact us and ask about what we do to take a more proactive approach to selling your home. It really does make selling easier and it's not nearly as overwhelming as it could be.
Canyon Country CA Lifestyles, Demographics and Real Estate Market
There are plenty of award winning schools and attendance is determined by the location of your home. The boundaries can be a bit of a moving target so the best way verify is to visit the school district office or simply ask a neighbor. All the critical information is included lower down this page in the live chart with links to schools and their districts.
If you're not one who likes spending time viewing charts and data, here's a list with some highlights of what you'll find in the chart down below.
- As of the last census the population in the Canyon Country was 68,988.
- The average annual income is $99,669.
- There are 21,913 households with children
- 65% of the homes are owned and 35% are rented. 7% are vacant.
- The average home value is $395,989.
- In 2015 923 homes were sold and the average selling price was $425,174
Canyon Country First Hand Local Information
Our family relocated from the SFV to Canyon Country back in 1976 and never looked back. We were Canyon Country residents for nearly 20 years before finally moving across town to Valencia. As you would expect, we have plenty more first hand local information to share. If you're planning to buy a home for sale in Canyon Country, or a home anywhere in Santa Clarita you'll want to contact us to learn more, but see below as we share few scraps of local information.
Here in Canyon Country and throughout Santa Clarita we have plenty of restaurants, department stores, home improvement stores, and some very highly regarded schools.
If considering buying a home in Canyon Country, take the time to have a meal at Rattlers BBQ! This restaurant has been around for what seems like forever, and for good reason. Everyone loves it! The delicious food and friendly service are both exceptional, and the location is quite convenient. Also, you might be interested to know one of our favorite spots to stop for a quick lunch is over at Route 66. They are locally owned and the service is outstanding.
Next, while you're looking a homes for sale in Canyon Country, there's a little restaurant called Route 66. They host a weekly bike nights and popular car shows on a regular basis. What really makes Route 66 special is their willingness to give back to the community. We have seen them help others time and time again and they are a perfect example of a local business doing their part to help others.
Canyon Country has many local parks but one of our favorites is the Canyon Country Park.