WELCOME TO New Hanover County

New Hanover County may be one of the smallest counties in North Carolina, but its offerings sure pack a punch. It's uniquely positioned between the Cape Fear River and Atlantic Ocean. It's also a historic area that has played a significant role in the development of North Carolina. As a result, there is a wide range of home types and styles, most notably oceanfront, riverfront, beachfront, and homes built as far back as the 1800s. Due to its role as a college town and vacation destination, it's a popular investment area. Of course, there are options for all kinds of folks wanting to "live where they vacation", from affordable homes to luxury properties.

Homes for Sale

Which City is Right for You?

The cities and towns located in New Hanover County each have their own unique traits and amenities. Use our handy city guides to find the one that’s right for you!

Map of New Hanover County

Home Buyer Resources

Buying a new home in New Hanover County? These resources will help you with the transition.

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