Take the winding path along the Cape Fear River to arrive in the captivating town of Southport, North Carolina.

Area Info

Southport NC is one of the most unique and authentic southern coastal communities and a place both locals and visitors won't soon forget. Located where the Cape Fear River and Atlantic Ocean collide, Southport is known for its beautiful views, rich history and charming aesthetic. Don't be fooled by this small 2.2 square mile village. There is plenty to do and even more to see, from fishing to the North Carolina Maritime Museum to shopping downtown. Southport, NC has been the backdrop to many movies including Nights in Rodanthe, A Walk To Remember, Safe Haven and I Know What You Did Last Summer.

Year-Round Resident

Southport is a great place to call home year round. A small water-centric town with just over 3,000 full-time residents, Southport prides itself on remaining a unique community for all who visit and decide to stay. Southport's downtown area is home to countless boutiques, galleries, restaurants and more. Though Southport seems small, it has all the necessities to keep you and your family charmed and entertained all year long. Southport's proximity to some of North Carolina's other most popular coastal vacation destinations, like Wilmington, make it a perfect place to escape the hustle while still being close enough to enjoy the convenience of larger towns. Southport, NC offers beautiful real estate at an affordable price.

Vacation Real Estate Investment

Southport is no doubt a great place to invest in a vacation property. The summer season is busy and consistent. Seasonal events, including fishing tournaments, summer farmer's markets, and holiday festivals keep tourists coming year after year. The 4th of July Celebration alone attracts 40,000-50,000 people every year. The rich history and beautiful landscape combined with the charm of a small water-devoted village make it an easy pick for families from all over the country to come and stay. Rent your vacation property on a weekly basis in the summer and remember to save a weekend for yourself!

View a full list of Southport, NC homes for sale and listings from Robert Carroll Properties. 

Market Stats
2013 2014
Total Market Value $56,574,025 $57,563,562
Median Sales Price $156,590 $171,540
Average Listing Price $186,995 $201,468
Average Price/Sq. Ft. $109.03 $115.19