New Hanover County Northchase is a beautiful, expansive subdivision just outside the city limits of Wilmington. Northchase has about 800 homes separated in to various neighborhoods, offering townhouses, patio homes, one and two-story family homes.Homes range in cost from $100,000s to $300,000s. The amenities in this area include a recreation facility and covered pavilion, playgrounds, walking paths, tennis courts, swimming pool, and fish-stocked ponds. 15 minutes to Mayfaire Town Center or historic downtown Wilmington, 20 minutes to Wrightsville Beach or Independence Mall.