NW Grand Junction includes the area north of I-70 between Grand Junction and Fruita and a small section south of I-70 that encompasses the major shopping areas, the Mesa Mall, Canyon View Park, Canyon View Medical Plaza and the new Community Hospital. Appleton Elementary School serves the northwest area and students for middle and high school are bused to Fruita schools. The northwest area is a mix of single family homes and luxury homes that sit on large and small parcels and there is also a larger area that is a thriving agricultural region of pasture, hay and corn. NW Grand Junction is a popular area for homebuyers who want the country feel, yet want to have shopping, schools and medical facilities nearby. Christopher Estates and Stockert Estates are currently under construction.