Neighborhood Review: Greenville Sound Gardens

Coastal living is one of the things that makes the Wilmington area so special. Few communities offer the Intracoastal experience quite like Greenville Sound Gardens. Most homes in this community boast breathtaking water views which will capture you from the moment you enter this beautiful neighborhood, located just 12 short minutes from Wrightsville Beach.

If you’re trying to find homes for sale in Wilmington NC that meet your desire for coastal living, then there might be a home for you in the Greensville Sound Gardens neighborhood. Read our neighborhood review of this community to help you determine whether or not it might be right for you.

Real Estate in Greenville Sound Gardens

Greenville Sound Gardens is an affluent community in Wilmington NC where the average home prices range between $750,000 and $2 million with Realtor.com reporting the average home selling for $1,613,000. The area was originally developed in the mid-1990s with most of the single family homes being built between 1995 and 2005. Lot sizes tend to run between 0.15 and 0.5 acre.

Unlike most of Wilmington’s other communities, which have an average of 46.7% owned properties (versus rented), 86.7% of the properties in Greenville Sound Gardens are owned by the families that reside in them.

Greensville Sound Gardens consists mainly of an upper middle class population with the average annual income ranging between $75,000 and $150,000. However, about a third of the residents in this community fall under the “wealthy” demographic with an average annual income of greater than $150,000.

Weather-Related Risks of Coastal Living

Being situated so close to the coast not only provides homeowners with stunning views and endless recreational opportunities, but it also places their homes at certain risks. For instance, homes in this area have a very high risk of suffering from floods. In fact, homes in Greenville Sound Gardens have a substantially higher flood risk than the majority of homes in the Wilmington area.

Nearby Attractions

Residents of Greensville Sound Gardens are perfectly positioned to enjoy the best of Wilmington’s attractions, restaurants, and amenities. The community sits just over ten minutes from Wrightsville Beach. Here, you can visit many restaurants, such as Blue Water, South Beach Grill, The Oceanic, Dockside and more, or you can partake in beach activities, like surfing, paddle boarding, kayaking, walking along the ocean, or simply relaxing on the beach. This community is also about 10 minutes away from Mayfaire, where you can enjoy the 16-theater movie theater, a plethora of shops and stores, as well as many restaurants.

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