South Side Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Wilmington, North Carolina’s coastal South Side community lies south of prominent local street, Market Avenue, and several blocks east of the downtown district and commercial hub of Wilmington. The familiar Wilmington neighborhoods surrounding the South Side community include Crescent Heights, Spofford, Country Club Pines, Pine Court, Jervay Place, and Forest Hills. New Hanover County International Airport provides convenient travel access to the neighborhood and is located mere blocks to the north of the community. The coastal resort area encompasses the zip codes 28403 and 28401.
The Cape Fear Country Club sits to the southeast portion of the neighborhood, providing close access to links for community golfers. Greenfield Lake and Greenfield Lake Park, situated just south of Downtown Wilmington, and Empire Park to the east of the Cape Fear Country Club offer residents of the community alternative recreational destinations. Pine Valley Country Club can be accessed by the community’s golfers after a short drive southeast of the neighborhood, as well.
The South Side community is a popular residential community for students, faculty, staff, and administrators of the local university, the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. The University’s campus is nestled due east of the neighborhood, alongside South College Road and north of Wrightsville Avenue. In addition to the activities and events offered on campus, the coastal South Side area boasts multiple sources of local entertainment and diversion for residents such as the shops, restaurants, area beaches, and historic area of downtown. Many of these locales can even be reached within walking distance. Not surprisingly, the renowned, wide, family-friendly, soft sand Carolina beaches are the biggest local draws for residents and tourists alike.