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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

2 Beds 2 Baths
Adorable 2 bedroom 2 bath home on a corner lot in the popular neighborhood of Fawn Creek. This home has many updates including water heater (2023), light fixtures, primary bath vanity, new deck and stained driveway. Enter the foyer of this open floor plan with vaulted ceiling, living room on the left has a wood burning fireplace and modern ceiling fan with remote. The dining area to the right has another lovely bay window, breakfast bar to the kitchen with pantry, stove/oven, dishwasher and refrigerator included. No carpet in this house, the floors are laminate with ceramic tile in baths and kitchen. The primary bedroom is spacious and has a modern ceiling fan with remote, en suite bath with tub/shower combo, updated vanity and light, plus a large walk-in closet with built in organization. Bedroom 2 is off the hallway with a ceiling fan and convenient to the full guest bath. Entertain outdoors on your deck in the private fenced back yard plus there's a shed for storage. Fabulous location < 1 mile to Wade park which is on the cross-city trail and includes a playground, picnic shelter, restrooms, bike racks, beautiful scenery with wooden bridges. Nearby Trails End park offers a boat ramp, picnic tables and fishing pier on the ICW just across the Masonboro Sound is Masonboro Island. Fawn Creek has no HOA and is conveniently located near parks, medical facilities, golf, shopping, dining, and area beaches. Only 5 minutes to the Trails End boat ramp, you'll be afloat in no time!

3802 Fawn Creek Drive, Wilmington

4 Beds 4 Baths
Welcome to the epitome of coastal luxury living in the prestigious gated TidalWalk community! This exquisite custom home, meticulously crafted by Schmidt Custom Builders, is a true masterpiece. Nestled within this waterfront paradise, this residence offers an unparalleled blend of elegance, comfort, and captivating water views.Upon entering, you'll be greeted by the timeless allure of hardwood floors that flow seamlessly throughout the entire home. Boasting four bedrooms and three and a half baths, with a generous 3815 heated square feet of living space, this home is designed to cater to the most discerning tastes. The crowning jewel of this property is the breathtaking panoramic water vista that stretches as far as the eye can see. From the oversized deck, you can unwind while watching boats gracefully glide by, all while taking in the stunning sights of the ICWW, Masonboro Island, and the boundless Atlantic Ocean.The main level of this opulent abode is a testament to open living spaces, accentuated by massive floor to ceiling glass windows and sliding doors that effortlessly lead to the expansive outdoor living area, complete with a gas linear fireplace. On this level, you will find the gourmet kitchen that is a culinary enthusiast's dream, featuring a Wolf 48'' free-standing dual fuel range with 6 burners and griddle, a custom range hood, oversized island, and a tastefully tiled backsplash. A temperature controlled wine wall adds a touch of sophistication, while an additional room serves as a versatile space, perfect for an office or a fourth bedroom. Ascend to the next level, and you'll discover the primary suite, a sanctuary of indulgence boasting its private deck balcony, a spa-like bathroom with floating double vanity, steam shower, heated tile floors and towel warmer. The primary suite closet is built to offer many storage options and its own wet bar with mini fridge and coffee maker for your convenience. Two more bedroom suites, a convenient laundry room, and a media room with a wet bar, mini fridge and gas fireplace complete this level. Noteworthy features of this smart home include a whole-house HEPA air filtration system, whole-house water filtration, automatic shades, foam roof insulation, a generator, speakers throughout, designer lighting, and a plethora of other upgrades. The property offers an oversized ground-level garage with ample storage, an elevator for added convenience, outdoor entertaining space, and a covered patio for those who relish the outdoors. Tidalwalk is more than just a community; it's a lifestyle. With an abundance of amenities, including a community zero entry pool, clubhouse, fitness room, ICWW beach area, a day dock, a fishing pier, and gazebo overlooking the waterway. Close proximity to all that Wilmington has to offer, this is a rare opportunity to experience coastal living at its finest. Don't let this opportunity slip away - come and experience the pinnacle of luxury living at TidalWalk!

1351 Tidalwalk Drive, Wilmington

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