Southport Coastal Homes for Sale

SouthportSouthport is a charming coastal town in Brunswick County, situated on the shores of the Cape Fear River and is known for its stunning waterfront views of the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean. The town's scenic beauty, with moss-draped oak trees, coastal marshes, and historic architecture, is a significant draw for both residents and tourists.

Waterfront living is a significant part of the Southport lifestyle, making this town ideal for a picturesque place to live or invest in a vacation home. Southport offers a relaxed and laid-back lifestyle, making it an ideal destination for retirees and those seeking a slower pace of life. It's a place where neighbors know one another, and the sense of community is strong.

Updated Coastal Real Estate in Southport

Included below you'll find updated coastal real estate listings in Southport, NC. We would love to provide you with more information on any Southport homes that catch your eye, schedule tours, and provide you with local school information, sales history, and more! Should you wish to expand your search, we can help you with all of your coastal real estate needs. 

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Southport Homes for Sale July 15, 2024
302
Listed
94
Avg. DOM
$297.23
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$499,000
Med. List Price
302 Properties
Page 1 of 26
$313,500
Neighborhood: St James
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,051
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
100427475
MLS
$455,000
Neighborhood: Cambridge Crossings
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,398
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
4
Days on Site
100455425
MLS
$750,000
Neighborhood: St James
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,789
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
4
Days on Site
100455437
MLS
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,200
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
4
Days on Site
100455456
MLS
$699,000
Neighborhood: St James
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,654
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
4
Days on Site
100455457
MLS
$263,000
Neighborhood: Seaspray Cove
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,196
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100455154
MLS
$529,000
Neighborhood: The Preserve At Oak Island
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,512
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100455174
MLS
$614,900
Neighborhood: St James
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,805
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100455279
MLS
$449,000
Neighborhood: Boiling Spring Lakes
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,610
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100455296
MLS
$1,675,000
Neighborhood: St James
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,170
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
6
Days on Site
100455108
MLS
$618,899
Neighborhood: Osprey Landing
2
Beds
3
Baths
2,513
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
7
Days on Site
100454721
MLS
$799,000
Neighborhood: St James
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,200
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
7
Days on Site
100454844
MLS

Location of Southport

Southport is in close proximity to the beautiful beaches of Oak Island, making it easy for residents to enjoy sun, sand, and surf. It's also only about 40 minutes from Bald Head Island. Southport is not an island but provides convenient access to the many beautiful island and coastal communities in North Carolina. 

Wilmington is about 30 miles north of Southport, a larger city with additional amenities, shopping centers, and healthcare facilities. Wilmington is also known for its historic district, riverfront, and cultural attractions.

Things to Do in Southport

The coastal location of Southport provides ample opportunities for outdoor activities, such as boating, fishing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. Several parks and nature preserves in the area offer hiking trails, birdwatching, and picnicking.

Given its location along the coast, Southport has a strong maritime heritage. The town is home to the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport, where visitors can learn about the maritime history of the region, including shipwrecks and maritime traditions.

Southport's historic downtown area is a centerpiece of the town's charm. The streets are lined with well-preserved historic homes, shops, boutiques, art galleries, and restaurants. It's a great place for leisurely strolls and exploring local culture and history.

Southport hosts a variety of community events throughout the year, including festivals, art shows, and holiday celebrations. One of the most famous events is the North Carolina Fourth of July Festival, featuring a parade, fireworks, and more.

Schools in Southport

Southport is served by the Brunswick County School District, which includes local schools for students in the area. While it is a small community, families living here have access to excellent schools within the boundaries of the city and in neighboring communities. 

Southport Real Estate

Homes for sale in Southport are charming and diverse, with something to suit a wide range of budgets and needs. Many homes in Southport offer waterfront views, and there are various residential communities, including those with direct access to the Intracoastal Waterway and marinas. Waterfront living is a significant part of the lifestyle in Southport. You will find affordable condos, large single family homes, new construction, historic properties, and more in Southport. This is an ideal location for both primary residences and vacation home, and is particularly popular among retirees looking for a peaceful coastal location. 

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