Southport Tourism

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Southport is a city in Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States, near the mouth of the Cape Fear River. It is part of the Myrtle Beach, SC metropolitan area. Its population was 2,833 as of the 2010 census.While the town is relatively small, it receives many visitors and tourists. Southport has been a popular filming location for television and movies, including film adaptations of the works of novelist Nicholas Sparks. The town can be seen in the television series Dawson's Creek, Under the Dome, Revenge, and Matlock, and in numerous movies, including I Know What You Did Last Summer, Summer Catch, Domestic Disturbance, Crimes of the Heart, Nights in Rodanthe, A Walk to Remember and Safe Haven. Southport is the location of the North Carolina Fourth of July Festival -- a large scale affair -- which attracts 40,000 to 50,000 visitors annually to enjoy the many things that are available; venders from around the country, crafts, wondrous fireworks, etc. One additional fact about the popular vacationing site, is that what is usually represented of the town, is only a small part of southport, known to the locals residing there as "Old Southport", with its many historical houses and buildings. The rest of Southport, however, is practically the same as any other small town with the usual ammenties; chain restaurants, grocery stores, banks, medical care buildings, and drugstores.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Southport in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! A gripping city on its own right, Myrtle Beach also deserves a visit. Myrtle Beach is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Pirates Voyage Fun, Feast, And Adventure, Myrtle Beach Sky-wheel, Ripley's Aquarium. To reach Southport, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Myrtle Beach International Airport. A holiday in Southport can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Southport*

  • Pollution Statistics in Southport

    Know the pollution level of Southport before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
  • Southport: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Southport for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Southport.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.33 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.17 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.14 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 67.86 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.71 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.71 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 39.29 (Low)
  • Living in Southport - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Southport is 225.3 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.78 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.92 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 10.34 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.57 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.62 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 65.05 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.86 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 168.98 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Southport

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Southport

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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