Information About Wilmington, NC

As the eighth largest city in North Carolina, the coastal city of Wilmington has lots of charm and plenty to keep you busy.  From Historic Downtown Wilmington to the beaches you will find an array of attractions such as the USS North Carolina Battleship, the Riverwalk, historic home tours, Airlie Gardens, Cape Fear Museum, Cape Fear Serpentarium, Cameron Art Museum, Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park and an abundance of dining and shopping!

There is a perfect home for everyone in Wilmington, NC; beach homes, waterfront homes, golf community homes, resort-style community homes, historic homes, family communities, over 50 communities and river front homes.  Which one is right for you?

Wilmington Jobs - The job market in Wilmington is not as limited as most coastal towns.  In fact some of it's major employers include GE Hitachi, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Corning Incorporated, PPD Development, New Hanover County Schools, Cape Fear Community College, University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW), New Hanover County, Global Network Fuel-Americas and Cellco Partnership to mention only a few.

If you are curious about the cost of living in Wilmington, NC check out the following useful Family Budget Calculator and plug in Wilmington, NC.

Colleges/Universities in Wilmington

UNC-Wilmington (UNCW) or the University of North Carolina at Wilmington is a desirable school not only because it is a coastal university but because of its commitment to students and the extensive bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees offered.

Cape Fear Community College is committed to raising the bar and going above and beyond with students.  It offers many degrees to start a career, accredited programs before transferring to a four year college or university and an abundance of continuing education programs.

Some Things To Do in Wilmington, NC

Schedule of Events in Wilmington - "Whats on Wilmington"

USS North Carolina (BB-55) - Museum on a WWII battleship

Airlie Gardens

Cape Fear Museum

Thalian Hall

Cameron Art Museum

Wilmington Hammerheads

Wilmington Sharks

Legion Stadium Athletic Events

North Carolina Azalea Festival

Bellamy Mansion

North Carolina at Fort Fisher Aquarium

The Newest Wilmington Real Estate Listings

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