Sneads Ferry, named after the original ferry that the small fishing village was founded around in the 1700’s is a hidden treasure on the North Carolina coast. Located just South of Jacksonville, NC it is still considered a part of the metropolitan area. This quaint area has seen rapid growth in recent years due to the close proximity to the US Marine Base Camp Lejeune as well as easy access to the beautiful beaches of North Topsail.
The area is popular with residents looking to enjoy small town life but still have easy access to major metropolitan areas. Many people considering the Jacksonville area will also look in Sneads Ferry. Also, just 45 minutes North of Wilmington, NC a quick day trip can take you to all the amenities that the Historic Port City offers. Known for excellent seafood and friendly faces, the Sneads Ferry area appeals to many of the military families looking for homes off the base as well as retirees looking for a respite from the hustle and bustle in many of the surrounding cities.