Surf City Homes & Real Estate

Find up-to-date Surf City, NC homes for sale and real estate below! Surf City, North Carolina is one of the most visually striking cities in the entire United States. This is a relatively small, close-knit community that a couple thousand people call home. Located on the gorgeous Topsail Island, Surf City is split between the counties of Onslow and Pender. All in all, Surf City stretches slightly more than five square miles. However, 4.2 square miles of the city is land, and a bit more than one square mile consists of water. Those who enjoy living by the beach, soaking up the sun, and spending time outdoors will love living in Surf City. Searching for further information on properties for sale in Surf City, including prior sales history, prices and property disclosures? Set up a private home tour of any property listed below by contacting your LOCAL real estate experts today. Read more about Surf City real estate.

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Surf City Real Estate Listings September 21, 2023
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Surf City Real Estate Market

Surf City has a fairly competitive real estate market as it is an aesthetically appealing location situated by the water with limited room for new construction homes. It might take some time and research to buy a home in Surf City yet finding the right local neighborhood is well worth the investment. Surf City real estate has plenty of housing options, highlighted with relatively new homes at affordable prices. Most Surf City home prices are typically between $200,000 and $750,000. Some Surf City homes are located within a short walking distance to the water while others are positioned in a comparably suburban subdivision. Most Surf City homes have two or three floors, yet there are also some ranch homes.

Surf City Community Amenities

Situated on the beautiful coast of the Atlantic Ocean, Surf City provides residents with easy and quick access to the water. Those who enjoy swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, or parasailing love living by the water in Surf City. The area has plenty of restaurants and shops as it is draws its fair share of tourists. Aside from local government, these restaurants, shops and other tourist-oriented businesses are Surf City's top employers. However, many Surf City residents work in nearby cities such as Wilmington and Jacksonville. Above all, the area's top draw is the stunning beach with 36 public access points. The area also has plenty of playgrounds, parks and recreational/wellness classes.

Surf City Local Highlights

  • Perfectly positioned by the water, there is always something fun and exciting to do in Surf City
  • While many other coastal towns have real estate prices nearing a million dollars, real estate in Surf City is comparably affordable
  • Surf City is within a short drive of several other North Carolina cities with ample employment opportunities
  • Surf City's natural beauty is postcard-perfect
  • 36 different public access points to go to the beach

Surf City School Information

Surf City has its own elementary school, a middle school, and one K-8 school. The Surf City Elementary School and Surf City Middle School were recently constructed, opening to the public in 2018 after two years of hard work. These schools share a building with the elementary and middle school wings adjoined through a corridor measuring 730 feet. Because it is such a small city, Surf City does not have its own high school. Students who are old enough for high school will need to attend one of the schools in nearby cities, such as Topsail High School or Dixon High School.

Surf City is the perfect place for people who love small town living and being within walking distance of the ocean. There is always something to do in this fun, vibrant, and sunny locale. Locals of every demographic are quick to testify to the merits of the area, ranging from its eye-popping beauty to convenient access to the water, 5-star restaurants, and seemingly endless attractions.

Surf City, NC Real Estate Agents

Considering the purchase of a home in Surf City? Allow our Surf City real estate experts to guide you through the purchase of your new Surf City property or the sale of your current residence. As local real estate agents, we have insider knowledge on the dynamics unique to Surf City, North Carolina real estate.

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