September 2020 – Swansboro NC Information and public interests discussions
Swansboro, NC is a coastal town in eastern Onslow County within Eastern NC. The nearest bordering county is Carteret County and it is 12 miles from Jacksonville NC where Camp Lejeune Marine Corps base is located.
This local area is mostly residential with small businesses supported by minimal national chain businesses. The downtown area is known for it’s seafood restaurants, coastal themed art galleries, and novelty shopping.
This NC city has a strong culture and heritage relating to commercial fishing and recreational fishing, and well as festivals relating to coastal heritage.
The main highway through Swansboro is Highway 24 which also runs through Carteret County and Jacksonville NC.
Surrounding cities include Cedar Point and Hubert. This town also has a ferry service that takes passengers over to Hammocks Beach State Park.
Swansboro sits near the Atlantic Ocean, Bogue Sound, and the White Oak River with several parks overlook.
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