Emerald Isle NC

Emerald Isle NC

Often it is said that this little island is one of the best kept secrets in the country. Why would that be – no big box stores for shopping, just small shops with interesting items and most of all friendly personnel.  While there is not an abundance of restaurants, there is excellent food. From the traditional fried fish to gourmet dining.   

Located between MCAS Cherry Point and CampLejeune, where the brave Marines who protect and care for are country are stationed, it is only minutes to additional shopping and sightseeing.

You might think there is nothing to do on the island but you will find art shops, free Friday Flicks, scrapbooking workshops, beautiful beaches, festivals and more.  Looking for a spot to settle down and purchase a property or just visit, you will probably love Emerald Isle, NC. Oh, don’t forget the swimming, fishing, surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving windsurfing and a short drive to golfing.  

Emerald Isle is a barrier island on the Southern Outer Banks in CarteretCounty. Once a sleepy little island with few residents, it is now a much sought after spot for home buyers and investors.  From condos on the ocean to large, spacious homes, you will be delighted with the large selection of residences to choose from.

Emerald Isle is located on the western 13 miles of the Bogue Banks barrier island and surrounded by water (the Atlantic Ocean and Bogue Sound). It is largely a resort area, buzzing with seasonal activity centered around all things aquatic.

Emerald Isle got its name because it looks (from the air) like a green gem in the middle of a sea of water. A nearby attraction is the N.C. Aquarium located between Emerald Isle and Atlantic Beach. The aquarium reopened in 2006 after being closed during a $25 million expansion/renovation

Emerald Isle NC
Emerald Isle NC
Emerald Isle NC

3 Bed(s) | 3 Total Bath(s) | 1,752 SqFt
4 Bed(s) | 5 Total Bath(s) | 3,446 SqFt
4 Bed(s) | 5 Total Bath(s) | 3,559 SqFt
4 Bed(s) | 5 Total Bath(s) | 3,200 SqFt
3 Bed(s) | 3 Total Bath(s) | 3,064 SqFt
6 Bed(s) | 4 Total Bath(s) | 3,024 SqFt
3 Bed(s) | 5 Total Bath(s) | 3,030 SqFt
4 Bed(s) | 2 Total Bath(s) | 1,628 SqFt
4 Bed(s) | 4 Total Bath(s) | 1,880 SqFt
4 Bed(s) | 5 Total Bath(s) | 2,596 SqFt


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$0 - $100K6.56%17View Homes
$100K - $200K16.99%44View Homes
$200K - $300K11.58%30View Homes
$300K - $400K16.99%44View Homes
$400K - $500K10.81%28View Homes
$500K - $600K5.79%15View Homes
$600K - $700K8.11%21View Homes
$700K - $800K8.49%22View Homes
$800K - $900K4.63%12View Homes
$900K+10.42%27View Homes
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