Black Canyon City is a census-designated place (CDP) in Yavapai County, Arizona state. It is situated at an elevation of 1,975 feet. The population was estimated to be 2,697 at the 2000 census.
The city is fast becoming a bedroom exurb of Phoenix with the continued rapid growth of Phoenix northward. The assessed value of Black Canyon City property more than doubled between 2000 and 2007.