• Beaufort

    Why you'd want to live in Beaufort

    Beaufort, NC is consistently named one of the coolest small towns in America. Nestled along the Intracoastal Waterway- it was once home to the famed pirate 'Blackbeard', among many others. The historical aspect of this community comes to life as soon as you enter underneath the ancient Live Oak trees lining the streets. Many of the homes in the historic district have been well-preserved and passed on through generations. The shopping and dining along Front Street features some of the best spots along Southeastern NC. The town caters to visitors of all kinds, many of which arrive by way of the sea. The real estate market in Beaufort is booming, with new communities popping up- and many homes in and near the historic district selling in a mater of days. With a close proximity to Cherry Point, Morehead City, and Cape Lookout- this area considers itself a gathering place of diverse citizens. Regardless of your interests, you should be able to find a spot throughout Beaufort that makes you stop and appreciate the little things in life.

    Beaufort Market Report

    $394,774

    AVERAGE PRICE OF 150 HOMES

    $192,833

    AVERAGE PRICE OF 3 DISTRESSED HOMES

    $1,781,429

    AVERAGE PRICE OF 7 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

    $345,675

    AVERAGE PRICE OF 29 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

    $427,550

    AVERAGE PRICE OF 6 HOMES WITH A POOL

    $529,950

    AVERAGE PRICE OF 4 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

    Average Home

    Average Price $394,774
    Avg Bedrooms 3.03 beds
    Avg Bathrooms 2.65 baths

    Average Price by Bedrooms

    1 bedroom $390,000
    2 bedrooms $257,492
    3 bedrooms $347,299
    4 bedrooms $583,922
    5 bedrooms $1,720,000
    Beaufort Home Price Trends
      4/2019 3/2019 2/2019 1/2019 12/2018
    Total Listings 157 151 153 154 161
    Average Price $387,828 $398,178 $373,823 $368,472 $373,974
    Avg Price Change -2.67% +6.52% +1.45% -1.49% +1.68%
    Median Price $311,175 $303,787 $299,759 $298,883 $298,738
    Med Price Change +2.43% +1.34% +0.29% +0.05% +0.21%
    Avg Bedrooms 3 beds 3.08 beds 3.1 beds 3.07 beds 3.08 beds
    Avg Bathrooms 2.58 baths 2.62 baths 2.68 baths 2.68 baths 2.65 baths
    Home Price by High School
    School Name Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
    East Carteret 149 $395,041 178 days
    West Carteret 1 $355,000 18 days
    Home Price by House Size
    Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
    All Homes 150 $394,774 177 days
    Distressed Homes 3 $192,833 208 days
    Multi-Million Dollar Homes 7 $1,781,429 411 days
    Newly Built Homes 29 $345,675 236 days
    Homes with a Pool 6 $427,550 126 days
    Reduced Price Homes 4 $529,950 147 days

    School Data

    Highly Rated Beaufort Schools

    8

    BEAUFORT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
    Elementary School
    Public

    8

    BROAD CREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL
    Middle School
    Public

    8
    8

    MOREHEAD CITY MIDDLE SCHOOL
    Middle School
    Public

    8

    SMYRNA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
    Middle School
    Public

    8

    CROATAN HIGH SCHOOL
    High School
    Public