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: $442,362
Average Days on Market: 57


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$625,000

4242 Caballo Way Chico, CA 95973

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Rancho Chico Real Estate
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$615,000

13488 HELLTOWN Road Chico, CA 95928

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Bill Carter Realty
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5 Temperance Way Chico, CA 95928

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Sally Proctor, Broker
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111 Schroder Drive Oroville, CA 95966

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Better Homes Realty of Oroville
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$599,999

10 Scarlet Grove Court Chico, CA 95973

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Century 21 Select Real Estate, Inc.
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$599,900

3596 Sunview Drive Paradise, CA 95969

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Real Estate Professionals
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$599,000

13751 Nimshew Road Magalia, CA 95954

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Simplistic Realty
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14979 Woodland Park Drive Forest Ranch, CA 95942

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker/DuFour
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1155 W 12th Avenue Chico, CA 95926

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Parkway Real Estate Co.
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$595,000

2922 Lone Tree Road Oroville, CA 95965

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: JDK and Association
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$595,000

129 Silver Bar Drive Oroville, CA 95966

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Table Mountain Realty, Inc.
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$595,000

8980 Cohasset Road Chico, CA 95973

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

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