Welcome to Leland, North Carolina, a charming and rapidly growing town nestled in the picturesque Brunswick County. Known for its tranquil ambiance and proximity to stunning coastal regions, Leland serves as a perfect base for both adventure seekers and those looking to unwind. Here’s a comprehensive guide to making the most out of your visit or considering making Leland your new home, presented by The Waller Team.


Explore the Great Outdoors

Leland offers a plethora of activities for nature lovers:


  • Westgate Nature Park: Spanning 23 acres, this park is ideal for hiking or biking. It features a paved trail through lush woodlands, a dog park, and a playground for the kids. Perfect for a family day out or a peaceful solo escape. More information can be found on North Carolina Brunswick Official Website.

  • Cypress Cove Park: Paddle down the serene Brunswick River starting from Cypress Cove Park, or explore more boating and fishing opportunities at the nearby Brunswick Riverwalk Park at Belville. Visit North Carolina Brunswick Official Website to plan your adventure.

  • Nearby Beaches: Just a short drive from Leland, visit Oak Island and Caswell Beach for a relaxing day by the sea or tour the historic Oak Island Lighthouse. More details are available on Wikipedia.

Local Attractions and Activities

Beyond the natural scenery, Leland offers engaging local attractions:


Dining in Leland

Whether you crave seafood, a hearty breakfast, or just a casual drink, Leland has something to suit every palate:


  • Locals Tavern: A favorite for its vibrant atmosphere, pub fare, and live entertainment. Visit their website for the latest specials.

  • Farmhouse Kitchen: Known for its delightful all-day breakfast menu and cozy dining experience. Note that they are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

  • Shuckin' Shack Oyster Bar: Offers a casual setting perfect for enjoying fresh seafood with family and friends.

Why Choose The Waller Team?

Choosing the right realtor can make all the difference. The Waller Team specializes in the Leland area and is dedicated to helping you find the perfect home or investment. With a deep understanding of the local market dynamics and a commitment to personalized service, we ensure a smooth and successful real estate experience. Remember: Always check current listings and the latest market data when considering buying a home, and consult with The Waller Team for tailored advice and insights. Whether you're planning a visit or looking to settle down, Leland, North Carolina offers a blend of relaxation and adventure suited for everyone. Explore, enjoy, and perhaps even call it home!

Overview for Leland, NC

22,794 people live in Leland, where the median age is 46.3 and the average individual income is $41,017. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

46.3 years

Median Age


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Demographics and Employment Data for Leland, NC

Leland has 9,591 households, with an average household size of 2.38. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Leland do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 22,794 people call Leland home. The population density is 1,083.43 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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Median Age

50.39 / 49.61%

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Schools in Leland, NC

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The following schools are within or nearby Leland. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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6th - 8th
North Brunswick High
9th - 12th

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