Belville, NC

Belville, situated in Brunswick County, is a small town made up of only 1.9 square miles..

2018 Best Guide to Belville, NC

July 29, 2018

Belville was incorporated in 1977, and is part of the Myrtle Beach metropolitan area.


The median resident age in Belville is 34 years. The median estimated household income is about $57,000 making it about $12,000 more than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $25,000. The average price for a home in Belville is about $180,000 (2013) which is $25,000 more than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $1,200 a month for rent.

The racial makeup of Belville is 78% White, 16% Black, 3% Hispanic, and 3% Two or more races. 93% of the population are high school graduates, with 38% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 53% are married, 9% are divorced, 5% are widowed, 3% are separated, leaving 30% that have never been married.

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Brunswick County

Belville belongs to Brunswick County in the south-eastern part of North Carolina. The County, named for Duchy of Brunswick-Luneburg, is part of the Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area. Brunswick County has a population of 108,000 and the town Bolivia, with a population of 1,000, is the county seat.

In 1764, the county was formed from parts of New Hanover and Bladen Counties.

Brunswick County borders Columbus, New Hanover, Horry (South Carolina), and Pender Counties.

Brunswick County is made up of 1050 square miles. 847 of which is land with the remaining 203 as water.


The Population of Belville, NC is about 1,900.


The elevation of Belville, NC is 25 feet above sea level.

Zip Code

The zip code for Belville, NC is 28451.

Area Code

The area code for Belville, NC is 910.

Politics and Religion

Historically speaking Belville and Brunswick County have voted mostly Republican, with 60% going to Mitt Romney during the 2012 Presidential Election. This represents the trend for the previous four or five elections.

As of 2010, 64% of the population are religiously unaffiliated (Nones). About 31% are protestants with Catholics making up around 5%.


The unemployment rate for Belville is around 7% (2015), making it higher than the state average of around 5%. Retail, public administration, manufacturing, and construction make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.

Newspaper & Obituaries

Star News Media, Fisherman's Post Newspaper, and Encore Magazine/Adpak are the primary newspapers that cover the Brunswick County area.