Leland, North Carolina is located only a few miles from the lively city of Wilmington, NC but this small town has a life of its own. The town’s abundant beauty is causing new residents and businesses to pop up everywhere. With the feel of a small town and the convenient features of a city at your fingertips, Leland is a good match for everyone alike.


Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park  

Fun for the whole family, includes a Waterpark, Arcade, Jungle Golf, Laser Tag, Go Karts, Kids Jungle, and The Big Splash Cafe! Enjoy free parking year-round at this fun location.

Battleship North Carolina

Located across the river from downtown Wilmington, the USS Battleship North Carolna accepts visitors to envision daily life and fierce combat that her crew faced in the Pacific Theater during World War II.

Airlie Gardens

Come enjoy “a century of Gardens by the Sea.” Established in the early 1900’s, the gardens provide a valuable cultural and ecological part of the city.

Wrightsville Beach

As North Carolina’s most accessible beach from Interstate I-40, it’s easy to get to Wrightsville Beach and easier to stay. Surrounded by the Intracoastal Waterway and the ocean, it is the perfect place to practice all watersports at North Carolina’s most accessible beach!

Oak Island

Enjoy a day or weekend on the nearest beach to Southport, NC. This beautiful beach is uniquely positioned so that the coastline creates a peninsula facing the south. The panoramic views of the Oak Island Coastline are well worth indulging in.

Mayfaire Town Center

Shop, dine, live, stay, enjoy a movie, an outdoor concert in the summer or just a peaceful walk in the bustling, high-end, outdoor shopping center. Complete with designer clothing stores, hotels, fitness centers, condos and townhomes, 5-star restaurants, grocery stores, a full movie theater and a feast for the eyes, Mayfaire’s is a beautiful destination with plenty to do!

Southport, NC

Visit the quaint town of Southport, only a 25 minutes drive and the old fisherman town is full of great sites and plenty of family activities!


Population( in 2011): 13,746
Average Household Income (in 2009): $46,053
Average Home Value (in 2009): $227,347

city data

School Systems

New Hanover County Schools
Brunswick County Schools
Leland Schools


New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Dosher Memorial Hospital
Leland Doctors

Helpful Links

Town of Leland

North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce