Canaan

Columbia County, New York

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The Columbia County town of Canaan, through which the mighty Taconic Mountains rise in its northwest corner, covers an area of 36.9 square miles and is home to about 1,820 residents.

The scenic town of Canaan was settled around 1759, and eventually founded in 1772 as Kings District, although it was renamed Canaan in 1788. Its town line to the east is bordered by Massachusetts, and Interstate 90 passes through Canaan, connecting the Massachusetts Turnpike to the east with the New York State Thruway to the west. The town comprises numerous hamlets and communities, including the hamlet of Canaan, Canaan Center, East Chatham, Edwards Park, Flatbrook, Queechy, Queechy Lake and Red Rock. The town of Canaan includes parts of East Chatham, the rest of which is in the town of Chatham. One of the town’s most notable residents is Albert “Al” Roker Jr., a popular television personality, weather forecaster, author and actor who owns a home in Canaan.

The scenic town of Canaan was settled around 1759, and eventually founded in 1772 as Kings District, although it was renamed Canaan in 1788. Its town line to the east is bordered by Massachusetts, and Interstate 90 passes through Canaan, connecting the Massachusetts Turnpike to the east with the New York State Thruway to the west. The town comprises numerous hamlets and communities, including the hamlet of Canaan, Canaan Center, East Chatham, Edwards Park, Flatbrook, Queechy, Queechy Lake and Red Rock. The town of Canaan includes parts of East Chatham, the rest of which is in the town of Chatham. One of the town’s most notable residents is Albert “Al” Roker Jr., a popular television personality, weather forecaster, author and actor who owns a home in Canaan.

The scenic town of Canaan was settled around 1759, and eventually founded in 1772 as Kings District, although it was renamed Canaan in 1788. Its town line to the east is bordered by Massachusetts, and Interstate 90 passes through Canaan, connecting the Massachusetts Turnpike to the east with the New York State Thruway to the west. The town comprises numerous hamlets and communities, including the hamlet of Canaan, Canaan Center, East Chatham, Edwards Park, Flatbrook, Queechy, Queechy Lake and Red Rock. The town of Canaan includes parts of East Chatham, the rest of which is in the town of Chatham. One of the town’s most notable residents is Albert “Al” Roker Jr., a popular television personality, weather forecaster, author and actor who owns a home in Canaan.

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Featured Listings

121 Top Of Dean Hill Rd
Canaan, NY $1,200,000

121 Top Of Dean Hill Rd

Canaan, NY

$1,200,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,100 Sqft
42 Fern Hill Rd
Canaan, NY $759,000

42 Fern Hill Rd

Canaan, NY

$759,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 2,942 Sqft
75 Shaker Ridge Dr
Canaan, NY $349,000

75 Shaker Ridge Dr

Canaan, NY

$349,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,000 Sqft
Route 9h
Claverack, NY $1,400,000

Route 9h

Claverack, NY

$1,400,000
  • 68.50 Acres
Bristol
Canaan, NY $1,395,000

Bristol

Canaan, NY

$1,395,000
  • 60.00 Acres
East Chatham Single Family
East Chatham, NY $995,000

East Chatham Single Family

East Chatham, NY

$995,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,030 Sqft
16 Beebe Pond
Canaan, NY $895,000

16 Beebe Pond

Canaan, NY

$895,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 5,052 Sqft
167 Madison
Canaan, NY $875,000

167 Madison

Canaan, NY

$875,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 2,500 Sqft

Canaan

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Units Sold

February 2020

1 TOTAL UNITS

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Median Sales Price

February 2020 - Single Family Homes

$188K
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Percentage of Asking Price

February 2020 Single Family Homes

94%
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