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Best Places To Live In Southport, NC

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  • Southport, NC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 3,291
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Carolina Beach, NC
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,048
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  • St. James, NC
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,438
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  • Myrtle Grove, NC
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,872
70
  • Kure Beach, NC
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,335
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  • Caswell Beach, NC
  • 1.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 416
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  • Holden Beach, NC
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,135
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  • Oak Island, NC
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,359
  • Area vibes had Oak Island, NC rated A+ for crime and then recently changed it to C. I was shocked, because Oak Island is so safe! I contacted the sheriff and he said nothing has changed to cause the
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  • Silver Lake, NC
  • 16.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,117
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  • Bald Head Island, NC
  • 4.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 284
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  • Varnamtown, NC
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 516
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  • Sea Breeze, NC
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,886
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  • Boiling Spring Lakes, NC
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,703
  • House prices are lower then the rest of the area because your can't build on your own property without the BOC approval, the planning board is useless as well as the BOC, that are elected officials,they
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  • Bolivia, NC
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 228

Listed above are the best places to live in Southport, NC for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Southport, NC, followed by the best places to live near Southport, NC, sorted by Livability Score.

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