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Wilmington, NC Area Info

Wilmington, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach and Fort Fisher North Carolina provide an exciting lifestyle for area residents and great vacation experience for visitors. Whether your interests include fishing, surfing, boating, golfing, history, movie studio tours, museums, local theater productions or higher education ( UNCW, CFCC ) the Wilmington area offers affordable living and pleasant surroundings.

Wilmington, NC is situated on the east coast of North Carolina an hour north of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Wilmington, NC is a bound by the Cape Fear to the west and the Intracoastal Waterway to the East. The Riverboat and Coast Guard cutter are docked on the Cape Fear River in Downtown Wilmington. The Wilmington Riverwalk offers fine dining, music and entertainment for the whole family. Airlie Road is a beautiful stretch of road on the Intracoastal waterway before Wrightsville Beach. The Wilmington Riverwalk offers beautiful views in the evenings. Mayfaire Town Center offers upscale shopping and dining near Wrightsville Beach. The Wilmington area is home to a number of award wining golf courses. The coastal lifestyle is what draws so many to the Wilmington area. Many would consider these chairs to be the best seat in the house. The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge at sunset. The Battleship North Carolina is a Wilmington attraction that draws thousands of visitors each year. A yacht docked on the Cape Fear River. The Cape Fear River offers miles of open water for fishing, boating and sightseeing. The Gulf Stream sits approximately 50 miles off the coast and offers world-class sport fishing. Wilmington's warm climate make the hammock a necessity for all residents.

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Interesting Wilmington, NC Facts

  • Wilmington was ranked 32nd in the US in Forbes Best Places for Business and Careers in 2010.
  • Ranked 14th in the US in Fortune Small Business Magazine for Best Places for a Start-Up.
  • Home to Screen Gems Studios, the 2nd largest movie and TV production facilities in the US.
  • Wilmington hosts the Cucalorus Film Festival, a nationally recognized independent film festival.

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Wilmington NC Demographics

  • County Populations in 2005: 179,553
  • Median household income 2005 = $44,793
  • Median Age = 36.3yrs
  • Median house value 2005 = $167,600
  • Median Property Taxes Paid in 2005 = $1,227
  • Average High Temperature in Summer: 90°F
  • Average Low Temperature in Summer: 72°F
  • Average High Temperature in Winter: 60°F
  • Average Low Temperature in Winter: 38°F
  • Annual Rain: 57.07inches

Most Recent Wilmington, NC Listings

4 Beds 2 Baths
Welcome to 6162 Lydden, a stunning 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home located in the highly desirable community of Sentry Oaks. Boasting over 2,000 square feet of living space, this home is perfect for families or those who love to entertain. As you enter the home, you'll immediately notice the open-concept floor plan, complete with 9 foot ceilings and crown molding. A formal dining room offers wainscotting and is currently being used as an office space, providing a quiet area for work or study. The main living area features new engineered hardwood floors and flows into the updated eat-in kitchen, complete with granite countertops and newer stainless steel appliances. The bright and airy living room is anchored by a gas-log fireplace, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere for relaxing with friends and family.The split-bedroom floor plan ensures privacy, with two spacious bedrooms in the front of the home that share a bathroom, and a master bedroom in the back of the home with an en-suite. The finished room above the garage offers additional space that could be used in many ways, such as a playroom, media room, or home gym.Step outside to the backyard oasis, complete with an in-ground pool and lush landscaping with an irrigation system. The backyard is fully fenced in for privacy, making it the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining or simply relaxing in the sun. The home is situated on a large lot on a dead-end street that backs up to a wooded area, creating a serene and peaceful setting. A large patio with a new motorized Sunsetter awning with wind sensor provides a comfortable area to sit and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. The home also boasts a new roof in 2021, ensuring peace of mind for years to come.Located in a friendly neighborhood close to Carolina Beach and Kure Beach, this home is in a desirable school district and offers easy access to local restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. Don't miss the opportunity to make 6162 Lydden your dream home!

6162 Lydden Road, Wilmington

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