Ranch style homes for sale Wilmington NC

This is a summary of ranch homes for sale in Wilmington NC. Ranch homes are those considered to be 1 level living and are more popular than ever with baby boomer retirement wave.  Most new homes built now are 1 level or 1 story homes due to the demand at least in Brunswick County and New Hanover county were boomers are retiring big time. So why would someone specifically look for a ranch home?  What are the pros thereof?

  1. no stairs is #1.  For long term homes at retirement it's a good play to not have to worry about bad knees and stairs over the next 20 years.  
  2. not too big
  3. good flow from indoor to outdoor
  4. can be easier to add to (additions)
  5. easier to add skylights
  6. adaptability -- you can give it a new skin like white board batten siding per this photo at Houzz -- a contemporary ranch
  7. you can paint the brick and totally change the look

contemporary ranch home example from houzz ranch style home wilmington nc

wilmington 1 story homes ranch style April 24, 2024
144
Listed
59
Avg. DOM
$295.73
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$417,740
Med. List Price
144 Properties
Page 1 of 5
$311,000
Neighborhood: Marquis Hills
4
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,440
Sq.Ft.
1971
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440561
MLS
Open 4/28
3100 Monticello Ct Wilmington,  NC 28405
$317,000
Neighborhood: Northchase
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,343
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440585
MLS
$310,000
Neighborhood: Saratoga Place
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,108
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440609
MLS
$750,000
Neighborhood: Landfall
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,873
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440617
MLS
$660,000
Neighborhood: Porters Neck Plantation
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,584
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440622
MLS
$368,000
Neighborhood: Laurel Ridge
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,133
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440658
MLS
Coming Soon
7602 Pontchartrain Rd Wilmington,  NC 28412
$489,900
Neighborhood: Ocean Forest Lakes
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,950
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
1
Day on Site
100440699
MLS
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,401
Sq.Ft.
1959
Year Built
2
Days on Site
100440306
MLS
$538,000
Neighborhood: Covil Estates
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,745
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
2
Days on Site
100440362
MLS
$475,000
Neighborhood: Roundtree Ridge
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,913
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
2
Days on Site
100440481
MLS
$391,000
Neighborhood: Courtney Pines
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,664
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
2
Days on Site
100440488
MLS
$415,000
Neighborhood: Island Creek Estates
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,575
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
3
Days on Site
100440088
MLS
$285,000
Neighborhood: Mercer Place West
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
805
Sq.Ft.
1945
Year Built
3
Days on Site
100440090
MLS
Open 4/26
326 Shamrock Dr Wilmington,  NC 28409
$385,000
Neighborhood: Pine Cliff
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,347
Sq.Ft.
1984
Year Built
3
Days on Site
100440095
MLS
Open 4/27
621 S 7th St Wilmington,  NC 28401
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,261
Sq.Ft.
1920
Year Built
3
Days on Site
100429089
MLS
$680,000
Neighborhood: Maccumber Terrace
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,832
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
3
Days on Site
100440282
MLS
Coming Soon
707 Tisbury Ln Wilmington,  NC 28412
$340,000
Neighborhood: Brewster Place
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,313
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
3
Days on Site
100440290
MLS
$464,900
Neighborhood: Carolina Place West
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,230
Sq.Ft.
1920
Year Built
4
Days on Site
100439331
MLS
4
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,625
Sq.Ft.
1955
Year Built
6
Days on Site
100439654
MLS
Open 4/28
606 S 15th St Wilmington,  NC 28401
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,043
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
6
Days on Site
100439673
MLS
$409,490
Neighborhood: Blake Farm
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,774
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
6
Days on Site
100439717
MLS
Coming Soon
708 N 10th St Wilmington,  NC 28401
$350,000
Neighborhood: Brooklyn
2
Beds
1
Baths
748
Sq.Ft.
1920
Year Built
7
Days on Site
100439350
MLS
$385,000
Neighborhood: Marquis Hills
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,964
Sq.Ft.
1971
Year Built
7
Days on Site
100439352
MLS
$489,000
Neighborhood: Riverlights - Del Webb
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,613
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
7
Days on Site
100439367
MLS
$501,175
Neighborhood: Riverlights
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,782
Sq.Ft.
2024
Year Built
7
Days on Site
100439490
MLS
$275,000
Neighborhood: Downtown
2
Beds
1
Baths
640
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
7
Days on Site
100439566
MLS
$385,000
Neighborhood: Kings Grant
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,279
Sq.Ft.
1973
Year Built
8
Days on Site
100439233
MLS
Coming Soon
126 Navaho Trl Wilmington,  NC 28409
$424,900
Neighborhood: Tanglewood
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,754
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
9
Days on Site
100438854
MLS
Coming Soon
608 Larchmont Dr Wilmington,  NC 28403
$350,000
Neighborhood: Devon Park
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,222
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
9
Days on Site
100438976
MLS
Open 4/28
7101 Trailmark Rd Wilmington,  NC 28405
$689,000
Neighborhood: Covil Crossing At Covil Estates
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,967
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
9
Days on Site
100439025
MLS
Open 4/27
310 Lafayette St Wilmington,  NC 28411
$625,000
Neighborhood: Oakvale
3
Beds
3
Baths
3,664
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
10
Days on Site
100438650
MLS
$284,000
Neighborhood: Creekwood
4
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,408
Sq.Ft.
1971
Year Built
10
Days on Site
100438709
MLS