Circle J Ranch Neighborhoods, Homes and Real Estate
Discover the Circle J Ranch homes, neighborhoods and real estate listings. Below the map, see current listings of Circle J Ranch homes for sale, including the price, photos and property descriptions. After that, we provide extensive Circle J Ranch neighborhood information including local amenities, schools and our personal impressions of this unique community.
Circle J Ranch is located at the furthest south end Saugus CA, just east of Railroad Avenue. There are a wide range of homes and all are priced to fit various income levels. You'll find some very nice affordable townhomes and well as plenty of median priced single family houses. After that, you'll find some larger executive or entertainment style homes. Last, you'll discover Circle J Ranch has some of the most exclusive and expensive homes in Saugus and even all of Santa Clarita Valley.
Circle J Ranch Neighborhood Description
There are approximately seven different tracts or neighborhoods making up Circle J Ranch. The most well known is likely Circle J Ranch Estates, probably because it was the first area developed. Except for one neighborhood of townhomes, all the homes in Circle J Ranch are considered to be houses, or single family homes. Also, two or three of the communities are gated and do have HOA’s. The other do not have an HOA. Don’t miss reading about the specific neighborhoods below.
Though located in Saugus, the Circle J Ranch homes and neighborhoods are a little bit different than most other communities throughout Santa Clarita. If you like privacy and a little more uncrowded space, this is the place for you! Though it’s not remotely located, but it kind of feels as such. There are sidewalks, hiking trails and the residents can enjoy a relaxing day Circle J Ranch Park.
Overall, the community is spacious and has that open feeling about it. It’s quiet and there are no local convenience stores located directly in the community. One of the reasons for the quiet surroundings is because there are no roads crossing through the community. Circle J is only accessible from Via Princessa or Oak Ridge Drive and Railroad Ave. Yet, there’s still plenty of shopping only a few minutes away. Other nearby Saugus neighborhoods of interest include Copper Hill North and Bouquet Canyon.
Circle J Ranch Schools
The high school teens of Circle J Ranch usually attend Hart High School and the middle schoolers go to Placerita Junior High. Depending on the exact location of their home, the grade school children will attend Valencia Valley Elementary or Meadows Elementary schools. If your planning to buy a home in Circle J Ranch and the exact school is important, we suggest verifying with the local schools or districts.
Circle J Ranch Homes and Neighborhoods
Townhomes at Oak Lane - Gated community, and although you might find a condo or two, these are townhomes, were built around 2001. Generally, each townhome has it's own direct access two car garage. The homes come with 3 or 4 bedrooms and about 1373 SF to 1790 SF of living space. The four bed Oak Lane townhomes are usually have 1790 SF and the bedroom home range from 1373 up to 1690 SF. Yes, these homes come with a HOA and the cost is approximately $250 per month. Please verify this with your realtor!
Circle J Ranch Estates - Gated secure community of mostly large homes built throughout the 1980's. The home size varies hugely with some homes in the 2000 SF range and others are over 5000 SF. Many of these homes are situated on large lots sized from 1/2 acre to over 2 acres. Some homes have been custom built or custom remodeled. There is an HOA for this community.
Heights - Very nice 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes built from 1990 to 1993. These homes are mostly executive or entertainment type larger homes, and are priced accordingly. Most of the homes range in size from approximately 2500 SF to 3194 SF. There is no HOA for this housing development.
Custom Circle J - Could be integrated with Heights somehow.
Claibourne - the Clairbourne neighborhood consists of all single family homes built from 1986 to 1988. There are no townhomes or condos in this tract and there is no HOA. These are mostly 3 and 4 bedroom homes and range in size from 1158 SF to 1877 SF. There are a few a little larger, probably the result of room additions after the initial build out. Most of these homes are of the more affordable type and this appears to be the largest grouping of homes in Circle J Ranch.
Oak Ridge - This is a coveted neighborhood of single family homes and were developed from 1999 to the 2000 with NO HOA! Verify the HOA with your realtor. If searching for a townhome or condo, there are none to be found in the Oak Ridge tract. The homes include 3, 4 and 5 bedrooms and range in size from 1782 SF to 2728 SF. Typically, each home has an attached two or three car garage. By the way, the smaller homes are single story homes, a rarity here in Santa Clarita.
Custom Circle J Ranch - These homes are a bit spread out and are not all grouped together in one specific area. They appear to all be near the main roads throughout most of the neighborhoods in Circle J Ranch. Regardless, the home types, sizes and prices vary greatly so you'll have to take a visit to learn more about these homes.
Local Amenities - Residents enjoy Circle J Ranch Park and there are developed and undeveloped trails for walking, jogging or hiking.
There are no local shopping centers from within Circle J Ranch but they are only a few short minutes from the Valencia Mall.
This community is more wide open and you'll upon driving up Circle J Ranch Road you'll see more natural and undeveloped areas. It's definitely more open on appearance, it looks like there's more space than in most Valencia neighborhoods.