Anyone who wants to live in the Amarillo area but wants a quieter lifestyle should check out Canyon homes. Canyon is less than 20 miles south of Amarillo, making a commute into the city for jobs or entertainment quick and easy via I-27. The Canyon Chamber of Commerce is also very active in supporting the local business community. The chamber hosts events for business owners to network and workshops for them to improve their businesses. There is also a full calendar of community events that bring residents together with the businesses in Canyon.
As you search Canyon real estate, you’ll find a great variety of houses to suit any family size and lifestyle. There are sweet, cozy ranch houses, many of them completely updated with new flooring, appliances, and stone countertops. New construction homes are easy to find, too. Many of these have tons of space, with large bedrooms, media rooms, and space for a home office, gym, or hobby space.
Families considering Canyon homes will be very pleased with the public schools in the city. There are two elementary schools, an intermediate school, one junior high school, and one high school. These schools turn in above-average scores on state testing, as well as providing a solid preparation for college and getting a good job. For secondary education, students can stay close to home at West Texas A&M University.
Community events and local restaurants are concentrated at Canyon Main Street. There are summer movies, Halloween trick-or-treating, and Christmas fun in December. The farmers market is held in the downtown square every Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon, beginning the end of June and running through the end of September. Find fresh produce, prepared foods, and craft vendors. You can also find amazing restaurants in the downtown area, from Thai cuisine to diner standards.
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