Hampstead is a small town in Pender County, North Carolina nestled between Wilmington and Jacksonville. A little more than 4500 people live here in a tight knit community. The citizens are pleasant, friendly and the ingrained Southern hospitality ensures that new residents always feel welcome.
The mild weather, fresh air, lack of pollution and low crime rates of this coastal town beckons people from across the country. The top draw remains the spectacular Intracoastal Waterway. Hampstead is characterized by quiet and pretty neighborhoods with a serene and laidback living. Yet the city life of Wilmington with its shopping and dining options is just a short drive away.
The Hampstead waters host exotic types of fish and it proudly wears the tag of the ‘seafood capital of the Carolinas’. The town has its fair share of golf, bird watching, fishing, sailing, kayaking and other outdoor activities. Life here is all about being active, fit and healthy by indulging in varied physical pursuits. Still it stays quiet relaxing by being so close to the beach. Young families with children can find succor in the well-rated and highly desirable Topsail schools.
Hampstead offers a diverse set of neighborhoods – like Porters Neck, Greenview Ranches, Bent Tree, Hampstead Pines, Hammock Watch, Waldorf Way. Each has unique real estate options that can certainly fit every lifestyle. You can choose from premier waterfront communities with boat slips or wooded localities with breathtaking landscapes or coastal homes where you can see the sun rise over the water everyday.
The median home value is around $195,300 which makes life in Hampstead quite reasonable. The real estate scene is currently booming, making houses a sound investment. As the town is not incorporated as yet, the taxes stay cheaper. Joseph Dalton Realty can empower you to experience the joys of coastal living in a dream home with panoramic views.