Are you ready to escape the fast-paced, hectic life? Come to the tranquil shores of the Emerald Isle along the southern Outer Banks. Island living offers an opportunity to enjoy the carefree life you’ve always dreamed of. Here, you can be in tune with your inner self and enjoy life at your own pace.
Emerald Isle, NC is a 21-mile stretch of barrier island and the perfect place to surround yourself with warm, friendly people, the freshest seafood, an abundance of natural beauty and awesome outdoor activities. With four months of great beach weather and mild temperatures year-round, there’s plenty of time to catch some rays and relax to the sound of the ocean waves.
Reasons to Live on Emerald Isle
- Natural Beauty
- Relaxed, Laid-back Atmosphere
- Low Population Per Square Mile
- Mild Winters
- Great Air Quality
- Close Proximity to Recreational Activities
- Did we mention the beach!
Emerald Isle, NC has remained untouched by the overdevelopment that some of the Outer Banks communities have fallen prey to. As of 2013, the population of Emerald Isle was just over 3,700 people. Along with this small population size, it has helped to maintain its quaint atmosphere with protected areas of intact natural beauty.
Even during peak travel season, the beaches remain relatively uncrowded as compared to other Outer Banks communities. And did we mention the weather? With temperatures in the mid-70s in spring and fall, summers in the mid-80s, and best of all, winters that average in the upper 50s to lower 60s, Emerald Isle offers a temperate climate all year long.
Popular Emerald Isle Activities
- Boating and Kayaking
Emerald Isle, NC is also perfect for the active family as it is full of a wide variety of outdoor activities suitable for any lifestyle. Whether you are taking a stroll down one of our popular trails or exploring the water on a fishing adventure, the possibilities are endless. Our location and climate makes us the perfect spot to enjoy most recreational activities year-round.
Popular Emerald Isle Attractions
- Art Galleries and Museums
From a top rated aquarium to museums and area parks, there is a wealth of attractions to keep you entertained. One of our favorite past times is exploring the many area parks, where you will be thrilled by the area’s abundant wildlife. The Cape Lookout Lighthouse and National Seashore is always a treat. Not only can you take lighthouse climbing tours, but if you’re lucky, you’ll spot some of the wild horses that inhabit the area.
With plenty of natural beauty, a plethora of activities, warm, friendly people and the perfect destination for family get-togethers, Emerald Isle, NC is a great place to call home. Isn’t it time you start living for yourself along the beautiful shores of the Crystal Coast? Contact Emerald Isle Realty’s award winning sales team today at (855) 891-1962 for more information on any of our real estate property listings, and we’ll find you the perfect spot in the Emerald Isle area to call home.