24 Results in category About our Area

Southport-Oak Island Area of the North Carolina's Brunswick beaches, tucked away on southeastern coast of the Brunswick Islands, offering both the vacationer, resident and investor a pleasant coastal experience.

Faces of Commerce

Faces of Commerce is a collection of videos about the people behind the business. Who are they and what do they have to offer?

Newcomer Information

Congratulations on choosing to move to the Southport-Oak Island Area! As you embark on this new journey, use this information to make your transition smoother. If you have any questions, please stop in the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commer

Boat Ramps, Kayak Launches and Marinas

Watersport activities are natural when you have first class facilities and this much water access - Cape Fear River, Atlantic Ocean, Gulf Stream, Intracoastal Waterway, Canals and rivers and freshwater lakes. Activities such as kayaking, sailing, pow


Picture Perfect In Any Season the Southport Oak Island Area of North Carolina's Brunswick Islands enjoys salubrious breezes, warm summer nights for long walks on our beaches, cool fall days perfect for fishing, mild winter temperatures to keep active

Bald Head Island Ferry & Tram Service

In just 20 minutes, the Bald Head Island Transportation, Inc. passenger ferry transports you from Deep Point Marina, 1301 Ferry Road in Southport, NC, to the shores of Bald Head Island. For most of the year, ferries leave the mainland on the hour and

Boiling Spring Lakes

The City of Boiling Spring Lakes, named for a bubbling natural spring, was incorporated in 1961. The City has over 50 natural and man-made lakes with the largest and centerpiece of the City being The Big Lake which is 275-acres, 2 ½ miles long with

Oak Island

The best way to describe Oak Island is that it's a community at the beach. The Town of Oak Island was formed in 1999 when towns of Long Beach and Yaupon Beach consolidated. 14 miles of Beaches in beautiful Brunswick Islands on Southeastern NC Coast.

Brunswick County

Brunswick County is the 37th fastest growing county in the country and has land mass of 847 square miles with 19 incorporated municipalities, 24 unincorporated communities and six townships. Southport-Oak Island area has 32 of the 47 miles of beaches


Looking for employment or seeking qualified employees, the Southport-Oak Island Area in Brunswick County, North Carolina has opportunities. Begin your search at NCWorks Online. A service of North Carolina Division of Workforce Solutions, NCWorks On

Caswell Beach

Breathtaking views from every direction. Sit in your beach chair on the eastern tip of Caswell Beach and look to your right to see the Atlantic Ocean, to your left Intracoastal Waterway, Cape Fear River and Southport’s Waterfront and almost directly