A coastal oasis of elegance and serenity

Welcome to Corolla

Ah, Corolla—where tranquility meets indulgence. Picture a haven where golden sands kiss the azure waters and palatial homes offer unrivaled comfort. Imagine living in a genteel resort town where life itself feels like an endless vacation. In Corolla, serenity is not just a word; it's a lifestyle and a luxury you promise yourself every single day.

What to Love

  • A serene sanctuary that is primarily residential in nature
  • Ideal for holiday homes, vacations, or lucrative rental investments
  • Radiant shores and kid-friendly beaches, perfect for children and family outings

Local Lifestyle

Corolla's beaches are not just patches of sand; they are expansive canvases where families create their best memories. These shores are renowned for their child-friendly atmosphere, offering a nurturing environment for little ones to build sandcastles while parents sip on mimosas. It's like a daily rendezvous with happiness and the vibrant hues of ocean sunsets in the background.

Dining and Entertainment

Timbuck II Shopping Village features eclectic boutiques and an impressive array of culinary establishments; this bustling spot promises a full spectrum of indulgence. Then, there's the Monterey Plaza Shopping Center, where you’ll find everything from top dining spots to surf shops and seafood markets.
For groceries and all your beachy needs, look no further than Winks. If you're hankering for tropical vibes and fantastic flavors, Bernie's Brother Tropical Grill and Bar is your slice of paradise. The ambiance is as authentic as the dishes are diverse. Another not-to-be-missed spot is Sun Dogs Raw Bar and Grill, a sanctuary for seafood lovers featuring live music and an atmosphere you’ll want to soak in again and again.

Things to Do

Step back in time as you explore the grandeur of the Whalehead Club, a majestic manor set against the backdrop of the Currituck Sound. A symbol of Corolla's opulent past, the club is an architectural marvel that hosts an array of events and offers guided tours.
Historic Corolla Park is where Corolla's rich history and scenic beauty converge. It's an open invitation to take a leisurely stroll amidst lush gardens and sweeping vistas of the Sound, and it offers a quiet reprieve from the beach's sun-soaked activities. Another beloved spot is the Corolla Historic Village, where you’ll find a host of restored unique boutiques, the Wild Horse Museum, and garden paths.

Overview for Corolla, NC

1,219 people live in Corolla, where the median age is 60 and the average individual income is $60,926. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

60 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Corolla, NC

Corolla has 609 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Corolla do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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53.24 / 46.76%

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Schools in Corolla, NC

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The following schools are within or nearby Corolla. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Water's Edge Village School
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