Vista Canyon is part of the City of Santa Clarita, which has been ranked by Money Magazine as #18 of the top 100 places to live in the United States. Since its incorporation in 1987, Santa Clarita has prioritized pedestrian and bike-friendly transit, outdoor activity and responsible growth, making it a great place to live and work.
Santa Clarita is served by I-5, State Route 14 (the Antelope Valley Freeway) and State Route 126. The City is one of the few towns with three Metrolink stops and offers extensive bus service to Burbank, North Hollywood, downtown Los Angeles, Warner Center, Van Nuys and Century City.
Santa Clarita is home to North Los Angeles’ largest concentration of business and industry, putting Vista Canyon residents within easy reach of major employers like Princess Cruises, Advanced Bionics, Disney, Sunkist, Lockheed Martin, Aerospace Dynamics Int’l and more. Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital serves 400,000 individuals in and around Santa Clarita and provides the only Trauma Center in the region. Residents and visitors are treated to notable arts and entertainment events like the popular summer outdoor concert series, Santa Clarita Marathon, AMGEN Tour of California, Cowboy Poetry Festival, to name a few. The City is also home to more than 32 parks, 5 golf courses and a state of the art Activities Center with gymnasium, pool facilities, skate park, teen center and meeting rooms.
And the area offers award-winning educational institutions. Four elementary school districts, the William S. Hart High School District, College of the Canyons with its new University Center, the prestigious California Institute of the Arts, and The Master’s College, a conservative Christian liberal arts college, are all located in the City.