The Town of Leland is a thriving community located along the scenic Brunswick River in northern Brunswick County, just five minutes west of historic downtown Wilmington. Leland is one of the fastest growing towns in the state of North Carolina and the centerpiece of northern Brunswick County’s continuing business expansion. Leland is primarily suburban in nature, with beautiful natural amenities, wildlife, alluring golf courses, public parks, and trails. With all of these options and a temperate year-round climate, Leland is ideal for young families, active retirees, and those pursuing relocation from less hospitable communities and climates.
The Town has been in a pattern of consistent growth since it was founded in 1989. Leland is the largest municipality in Brunswick County. Town leadership is committed to honoring the Town’s roots while looking towards the future, and also maintaining a small-town atmosphere and exceptional quality of life as the Town experiences continued growth and prosperity.