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The History of Bald Head Island, NC

Bald Head Island is a small village in North Carolina located east of the Cape Fear River in Brunswick County. Located near the quaint mainland town of Southport and close to the popular cities of Wilmington and Myrtle Beach, Bald Head Island is accessible only by private boat or passenger ferry. Once on the Island, you will quickly note that there are no cars or other personal vehicles allowed. Only the use of golf carts, bicycles, and good old fashioned walking will get you where you want to go.

Built in 1817, North Carolina’s oldest lighthouse, Old Baldy, still stands on the Island as a historical marker and reminder of the Island’s compelling and intriguing roots. Bald Head is an Island steeped in ghost lore, stories of times long past but hardly forgotten, and once upon a time even acted as a favorite hiding spot for pirates such as Blackbeard and Stede Bonnet!

Bald Head Island Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 159 homes for sale in Bald Head Island, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
43% Single Family, 36% Land/lot, 13% Rental and 9% Other.

43% Single Family
36% Land/lot
8% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 128
Average Home Size 1,773 ft² / 165 m²
Price Range ($23,500 - $6,500,000)

Weather in Bald Head Island

The average high temperatures in Bald Head Island range from 56 in January to 87 in July

Average home income in Bald Head Island

The average household income of a Bald Head Island resident is $100,542 with an average home value of $968,750

Population of Bald Head Island

Bald Head Island has 37 residents.

Home ownership in Bald Head Island

The average level of home ownership in Bald Head Island is 94%.

Education breakdown of Bald Head Island

Education levels of residents of Bald Head Island include: highschool 4%, associate 13%, bachelor 34%, graduate 36%.

Households in Bald Head Island

Bald Head Island has 20 homes, built on average 25 years ago.

Information from in and around Bald Head Island...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 128 homes for sale in Bald Head Island. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot, Rental and Other. The average list price of these property results is 731,216. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Bald Head Island please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 159 homes for sale in Bald Head Island, NC are represented by 3 member brokerages serving the Bald Head Island area. Member brokerages representing the 159 homes include Wendy Wilmot Properties, Intracoastal Realty Corporation and Margaret Rudd & Associates, Inc. Realtors.