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Apartments for rent in Wrightsville Beach, NC

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See what Wrightsville Beach, NC has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Wrightsville Beach Demographics

Education

High School

10%

Associate's

17%

Bachelor's

56%

Master's

13%

Doctorate

4%

Family Size

2 people

61%

3 people

15%

4 people

17%

5 people

6%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

23%

50-100k

21%

100-150k

24%

150-200k

6%

200k+

26%

Age

0-10

6%

10-20

9%

20-45

36%

45-65

30%

65+

19%

Getting Around Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

45%

15-30 Mins

46%

30-40 Mins

3%

40-60 Mins

1%

60+ Mins

4%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1919

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 5 of 8 renters

Percentage: 4848

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 5 of 8 renters

Top Scores: Restaurant, Nightlife, Grocery

Things To Do In Wrightsville Beach

Top Score

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Wrightsville Beach serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 75% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 24% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Wrightsville Beach is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 40% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 91% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 29% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 82% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 17% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 52% fewer shops than average
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Wrightsville Beach is weak on fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Wrightsville Beach.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Wrightsville Beach Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 8 of 8 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 8 of 8 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 7 of 8 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 6 of 8 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 6 of 8 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 8 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 6 of 8 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 6 of 8 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 6 of 8 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 5 of 8 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 5 of 8 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 4 of 8 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 4 of 8 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 5 of 8 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 6 of 8 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 7 of 8 renters

Wrightsville Beach Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Wrightsville Beach

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Wrightsville Beach, NC

Wrightsville Beach is a small town in North Carolina with approximately 3,000 residents. Young adults (15-24) can expect to feel welcome, as they account for an above-average 17% of the community, though retirees feature prominently in the demographics as well. The majority of Wrightsville Beach residents own their homes, and 41% of residents rent. Relatively high rent costs could be a factor, as the average rent of $1,471/month is substantially higher than the state average of $931.

Wrightsville Beach has a large number of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 11% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. In addition, 35% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. There are four primary industries in Wrightsville Beach: scientific, entertainment, retail, and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 31% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in management, as 11% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Wrightsville Beach workers earn an average annual income of about $100,000, more than the North Carolina average. Wrightsville Beach's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).

Wrightsville Beach has an average commute time of about 18 minutes, outperforming the state average of about 25 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the typical mode of getting to work, selected by 45% of residents, while public transportation is not used. Walking (3%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number surpasses the national average.