Situated near where the Cape Fear River and Brunswick River meet, near the intersection of Shipyard Boulevard and Carolina Beach Road, sits the sprawling neighborhood of Belmont. The neighborhood encompasses several roads, the main ones consisting of Worth Drive, Sumter Avenue and Rutledge Drive. Entrances to the neighborhood are found on Shipyard Boulevard, Vance Street and Dare Street.
Belmont is located less than 10 minutes from Downtown Wilmington and only approximately 20 minutes to Wrightsville Beach. Nearby are several churches, the Brigade Boys and Girls Club, Scooter’s Skating Center and the Carolina Marine Terminal, as well as various restaurants and businesses located along Shipyard Boulevard and Carolina Beach Road.
Belmont is a large, established neighborhood featuring affordable, single-family homes with the northern side of the neighborhood offering mostly houses and the southern side populated with duplexes and townhomes. Homes throughout the neighborhood have been built from 1940, all the way to 2008 — and there are still lots available for purchase for further development. Homes normally feature a brick or siding exterior and each lot is furnished with large, substantial trees to keep houses cool during the hot, summer months.
The Belmont subdivision falls within the district of New Hanover County Schools, serving two preschools, 26 elementary schools, nine middle schools and seven high schools. Children who live in the neighborhood of Belmont will attend Mary C. Williams Elementary School, Williston Middle School and New Hanover High School.
Nearby neighborhoods include South Wilmington Place, Victoria Village and Sunset South.
Looking for an affordable home that’s close to everywhere you want to be? Contact us today to learn more about available listings in Belmont, as well as additional homes for sale in Wilmington, NC. No matter what you’re looking for, you can trust Intracoastal Realty to find the home that’s right for you.