Shinn Creek is a neighborhood of 42 single-family homes, most of which were built in the 1980s and 1990s. The homes are of various styles, including Charleston and Lowcountry. Residents enjoy a neighborhood dock and tennis courts. Because of its proximity to the water, some homes in Shinn Creek are in a moderate-risk flood zone.
Shinn Creek is located off Greenville Loop Road, nearby Turtle Hall. While shopping on Oleander Drive is just a few minutes away, the neighborhood experiences little through traffic. It is five miles from Wrightsville Beach and eight miles from Downtown Wilmington.View Location on Map