Butte County, known as "The Land of Natural Wealth and Beauty," offers both in abundance. Two major waterways, the Feather River and the Sacramento River, provide endless riverfront recreational opportunities, and also provide the "fuel" for Butte County's half-dozen hydroelectric power plants.

Arguably the most stunning natural wonder in Butte County is Feather Falls, which measures 410 feet tall and can be seen from a viewing platform at the end of either of two trails maintained by the U.S. Forest Service.

The largest city in Butte County is Chico, founded in 1860 and incorporated in 1872. Chico has struck a healthy balance between big-city culture and small-town living, with a vibrant business community and a robust network of biking, hiking, and equestrian trails (including the 3,670-acre Bidwell Park, one of the largest municipally owned parks in the nation).

The town of Paradise, home to Coldwell Banker Ponderosa Real Estate, was incorporated in 1979. (According to legend, the town's name came from a drinking establishment called the Pair O' Dice Saloon, during the California Gold Rush of the 19th century.) The cost of a home in Paradise is below the state average, making it not just a beautiful place to live, but an affordable one, as well.

Sources: City of Chico Website and Town of Paradise Website

If you're in the market for Butte County Real Estate, we invite you to contact us at Coldwell Banker C&C Properties today. We're here to help!

Butte County Homes for Sale


Community Listings

Average List Price: $376,909
Average Days on Market: 67


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38 Fairway Drive Chico, CA 95928

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Parkway Real Estate Co.
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$895,000

107 Eagle Nest Drive Chico, CA 95928

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker/DuFour
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$875,000

106 Canyon Drive Oroville, CA 95966

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Re/Max of Chico
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990 El Monte Avenue Chico, CA 95928

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Century 21 Select Real Estate, Inc.
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$799,999

1783 Pasatiempo Drive Durham, CA 95938

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker/DuFour
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3416 Keefer Road Chico, CA 95973

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Re/Max of Chico
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$799,900

25 Ewing Drive Chico, CA 95973

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Century 21 Jeffries-Lydon
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$799,000

166 Valley Ridge Drive Paradise, CA 95969

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Keller Williams Realty Chico Area
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1676 Vallombrosa Avenue Chico, CA 95926

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Anderson Real Estate Sales
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14900 Woodland Park Drive Forest Ranch, CA 95942

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker/DuFour
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$795,000

1954 Hooker Oak Avenue Chico, CA 95926

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Re/Max of Chico
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$789,000

11845 Ridge Rim Road Chico, CA 95928

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Century 21 Jeffries-Lydon

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