Burgaw, NC is the heart of Pender County with several different avenues of transportation including, Interstate 40, Highway 53, and US Highway 117, which all conveniently run through the Town. Burgaw, NC is located between Jacksonville, NC and Wilmington, NC with nearby area cities of Rocky Point, Castle Hayne, and Wilmington. Short distance of 25 minutes away to the popular University of North Carolina at Wilmington and Wilmington’s International Airport.
Burgaw is also known for it’s Historic Downtown District. Entered into the National Register of Historic Places in 1999, Burgaw is situated near the center of Pender County. Several of the city’s common real estate are considered historic including the Train Depot which was built before the Civil War. It has been said that “Burgaw’s heart beat first at the depot” because it was established before the town was officially integrated-by nearly 30 years to be exact.
The Town of Burgaw is home to many parks and recreation, including Hankins Park, Harrell Memorial Park, Pender Memorial Park, and the Rotary Park just to name a few. Pender Memorial Park offers baseball, softball, soccer, and football facilities for all your family’s athletic needs! Other area parks offer trails, picnic areas for those sunny Sunday afternoons, playground area and also tennis courts!
Fishing, kayaking, and boating on the Northeast Cape Fear River capture the residents and visitors of Burgaw. With its loading docks being less than 15 minutes away, it is the perfect outdoor retreat for summers or even weekends. The River is approximately 130 miles long filled with a variety of horticulture and wildlife.
Burgaw has preserved the small town charm it originally started out with. Shopping opportunities, schools, and parks are all within walking distance of the town’s residential neighborhoods. The small town prides itself on shopping locally, knowing and supporting the local farmers who grow their foods, overall supporting it’s closely integrated community. It is the ideal town to settle down in and claim Burgaw as your new home.
Please Contact Coastal Realty Associates at 910-262-6744 for real estate needs in the Town of Burgaw.