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 April 22, 2024
316
Listed
99
Avg. DOM
$287.27
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$519,950
Med. List Price
316 Properties
Page 1 of 27
$249,000
Neighborhood: Cape Fear River Heights
1
Beds
1
Baths
365
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440275
MLS
$465,000
Neighborhood: Wescott Farms
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,960
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
3
Days on Site
100439959
MLS
Pending
1024 Morehead Rd Southport,  NC 28461
$325,000
Neighborhood: Boiling Spring Lakes
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,200
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
4
Days on Site
100431499
MLS
$645,000
Neighborhood: St James
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,757
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
4
Days on Site
100439840
MLS
$849,000
Neighborhood: St James
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,619
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100439336
MLS
Open 4/27
610 N Fodale Ave Southport,  NC 28461
$424,900
Neighborhood: Cape Fear Cottages
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,571
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100439358
MLS
$389,900
Neighborhood: South Shore Landing
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,653
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100439402
MLS
Pending
103 N Caswell Ave Southport,  NC 28461
$1,250,000
Neighborhood: Smithville Townes
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,780
Sq.Ft.
1891
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100437504
MLS
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,275
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
5
Days on Site
100439583
MLS
$719,000
Neighborhood: St James
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,473
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
6
Days on Site
100439219
MLS
Pending
132 Park Ave Southport,  NC 28461
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,538
Sq.Ft.
1973
Year Built
6
Days on Site
100438387
MLS
Pending
3733 Winstead Circle Southport,  NC 28461
$499,900
Neighborhood: St James
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,334
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
6
Days on Site
100439270
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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