Buxton Real Estate

Most every visitor who comes to Hatteras Island will make a stop in Buxton, either for the exceptional fishing off of Cape Point, the amazing kiteboarding and windsurfing at the Canadian Hole, or for the incredible views from the top of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. Buxton arguably has the lion's share of attractions on Hatteras Island, and over a million visitors a year make a trek to see the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in Buxton alone.

But don't let that statistic fool you - behind the big distractions, Buxton is a quiet small town, and a mixture of rental communities, charming and decades-old motels, and welcoming oceanfront and soundfront vacation rental homes. If your family wants to be close to the big name attractions on the island, as well as some of the best fishing, kiteboarding, windsurfing, and hiking the Outer Banks has to offer, then join the countless vacationers who have fallen in love with Buxton.

Buxton - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Buxton: $566,800 / County Avg $910,500


Avg Taxes in Buxton: $3,100 / County Avg $4,100


Avg Sq. Ft. in Buxton: 3,009 / County Avg 2,612


Avg Price per/sqft in Buxton:$188 / County Avg $349


Avg Walkscore in Buxton: 19 / County Avg 22


Avg Year Built in Buxton: 1967 / County Avg 1993


Avg Days on Website in Buxton: 20 / County Avg 73


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