Richlands is a family-friendly community located in the Jacksonville metro area of Onslow County, North Carolina. Located on Hwy 258 and Hwy 24 approximately 12 miles west of Jacksonville, Richlands is just a short ride from almost everywhere. As a small farming community, the town was once known by the name of "Rich Lands" because of its farming history and fertile soil.
Richlands beckons business owners, families and retirees with a high quality of life and a lower cost of living. With small-town charm and a historic central business district, Richlands provides a town steeped in history that still holds its relevance today. Dubbed "a Great Place to Grow," the town offers new opportunities with technologies and strategic planning for burgeoning businesses.
While maintaining focus on small-town roots, the town offers excellent schools, an historic district with many turn of the century homes and an active community. With just a total area of 1.2 miles, Richlands' less than 1,000 residents can enjoy several nearby outdoor recreational opportunities, including fishing, hiking, horseback riding, and water sports in nearby lakes, rivers or the Atlantic. Richlands offers a friendly, small town lifestyle, steeped in southern hospitality.
Richlands, NC Real Estate Market: Home Values in Richlands, North Carolina
Richlands, North Carolina presents plenty of housing options for families and retirees. From forested or cleared plots of land to build your dream home, to income properties or charming single-family homes, this friendly southern town offers a diverse inventory of properties. Buyers can choose from ranch, traditional, and new construction contemporary style homes. Area homes offer wooded lots, ample acreage and tree-lined streets for residents looking for quiet, southern lifestyle.
Single-family homes in Richlands, NC start from $100,000 for modest starter homes to $300,000 for expansive country homes on large lots. Very few town houses and condominiums are available in Richlands, but can be found from $100,000 to $150,000 in neighboring communities. A wide variety of land for sale in Richlands, NC is offered from $40,000 to more than $400,000 depending on acreage, topography and utilities present.
Richlands Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 10th, 2014: homes priced around $184,619 compared to $184,631 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Friday, March 14th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.29%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.35%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.37%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.72%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Richlands NC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Richlands to help you find the best home!