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

105 Norton Road
Canaan, NY $2,200,000

105 Norton Road

Canaan, NY

$2,200,000
  • 367.00 Acres
121 Top Of Dean Hill Rd
Canaan, NY $1,400,000

121 Top Of Dean Hill Rd

Canaan, NY

$1,400,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,000 Sqft
2758 County Rte 9 --
East Chatham, NY $1,895,000

2758 County Rte 9 --

East Chatham, NY

$1,895,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 3,290 Sqft
61 Ridge
Canaan, NY $1,499,000

61 Ridge

Canaan, NY

$1,499,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 5,500 Sqft
Bristol Rd
Canaan, NY $1,395,000

Bristol Rd

Canaan, NY

$1,395,000
  • 60.00 Acres
0 Bristol
Canaan, NY $1,395,000

0 Bristol

Canaan, NY

$1,395,000
  • 60.00 Acres
13191 Ny-22 Lot 3 --
Canaan, NY $1,200,000

13191 Ny-22 Lot 3 --

Canaan, NY

$1,200,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,280 Sqft
13191 State Route 22
Canaan, NY $1,200,000

13191 State Route 22

Canaan, NY

$1,200,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,280 Sqft

Canaan

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Canaan is within Columbia County, New York and borders .

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Market Snapshot

Units Sold

January 2021

2 TOTAL UNITS

Median Sales Price

January 2021 - Single Family Homes

$578K

Percentage of Asking Price

January 2021 Single Family Homes

106%
106%