Marine Safety Unit Wilmington

Wilmington, North Carolina

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The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is a branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the country's seven uniformed services. The Coast Guard is a maritime, military, multi-mission service unique among the U.S. military branches for having a maritime law enforcement mission (with jurisdiction in both domestic and international waters) and a federal regulatory agency mission as part of its mission set. It operates under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security during peacetime, and can be transferred to the U.S. Department of the Navy by the U.S. President at any time, or by the U.S. Congress during times of war. This has happened twice, in 1917, during World War I, and in 1941, during World War II. The Coast Guard's legal authority differs from the other four armed services, as it operates simultaneously under Title 10 of the U.S. Code and its other organic authorities, such as Titles 6, 14, 19, 33, and 46. Because of its legal authority, the Coast Guard can conduct military operations under the U.S. Department of Defense or directly for the President in accordance with Title 14 USC 1D3. The Coast Guard's enduring roles are maritime safety, security, and stewardship. To carry out those roles, it has 11 statutory missions as defined in 6 U.S.C. 468, which include enforcing U.S. law in the world's largest exclusive economic zone of 3.4 million square miles . The Coast Guard's motto is the Latin phrase, Semper Paratus (English: Always ready).

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** Data based off of 2013 census data.

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School Name Grade Type
Cape Fear Center For Inquiry
KG - 8 Public
Wilmington Preparatory Academy
KG - 6 Public
Rachel Freeman Elementary
KG - 5 Public
Bradley Creek Elementary
KG - 5 Public
College Park Elementary
KG - 5 Public
D C Virgo Middle
6 - 8 Public
Edwin A Alderman Elementary
KG - 5 Public
Forest Hills Elementary
KG - 5 Public
Gregory Elementary
KG - 5 Public
John J Blair Elementary
KG - 5 Public
John T Hoggard High
9 - 12 Public
M C S Noble Middle
6 - 8 Public
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Marine Federal Credit Union Wilmington

1039 S College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28403-4306

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Cities Near Marine Safety Unit Wilmington

Not everyone wants to live as close to base as possible, check out these surrounding cities.

City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Murraysville 6.2 miles 14,305 $180,900 $1,052
Leland 8.2 miles 15,316 $197,600 $957
Myrtle Grove 6.0 miles 9,030 $251,100 $990
Wrightsville Beach 5.1 miles 2,525 $844,700 $1,392
Hampstead 13.8 miles 4,247 $217,700 $1,219
Silver Lake 5.0 miles 6,024 $156,300 $978
Ogden 6.4 miles 6,653 $236,600 $1,273
Porters Neck 8.9 miles 6,476 $431,000 $1,195
Topsail Beach 18.5 miles 428 $391,500 $1,031
Rocky Point 16.2 miles 1,901 $79,600 $581

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