Canyon Crest is a neighborhood located in Riverside California
Canyon Crest is a neighborhood located in Riverside California

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Average List Price: $1,337,658

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Average Sale Price: $1,026,616

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About Canyon Crest

The Canyon Crest community in Riverside, California, is one of the city’s most diverse, as well as largest neighborhoods. A variety of people live in this uniquely developed area.

Canyon Crest is made up of six land annexations that were created between 1959 and 1986, resulting in its diverse topography. The land was created for modern subdivision layouts but also has some commercial developments as well. Residents enjoy the beautiful views from the hilly terrain. There are a variety of single family homes, townhomes, and condominiums as well as student apartments for the University of California, Riverside.

This community’s focal point is the Canyon Crest Town Centre which offers a variety of shopping and dining for residents. It features trellised paths, relaxing patios, and water features. You’ll find over 20 restaurants, medical services, banking branches, and animal care services. The centre has Rite Aid Pharmacy, Canyon Crest Athletic Club, and Ralph’s Fresh Fare Gourmet Supermarket. It’s a great atmosphere for families and visitors of all ages.

The City of Riverside is served by two school districts; Riverside Unified School District and Alvord Unified School District. Students in Canyon Crest attend facilities like Castle View Elementary School, University Heights Middle School, and John W. North High School. There are also several private schools in this area. Residents can enjoy the community swimming pool and spa as well as an outdoor entertaining area.

For commuters and travelers, there are several freeways with easy access from Canyon Crest. And the outdoors enthusiast will love places like Victoria Club, Sycamore Canyon Wilderness Park, the Canyon Crest Country Club, and Box Springs Mountain Park. The Andulka Park offers 30 acres at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Central Avenue. It has a tennis complex, pro-shop, two baseball fields, two volleyball courts, lighted basketball courts, picnic facilities, walking or jogging trail, and playground.

Canyon Crest Schools

School Districts

Grade Levels

  • Elementary Schools: 95
  • Middle Schools: 52
  • High Schools: 46

Types of Schools

  • Public Schools: 75
  • Private Schools: 51
  • Charter Schools: 5

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