The Brunswick County School System has earned District Accreditation from the AdvanceED organization. The Brunswick County School System strives to meet the diverse challenges of a growing student population of more than 12,000 from kindergarten through grade 12. The system employs 939 teachers and 675 support staff to operate its 19...more about Brunswick County Schools
Several national and international companies call Wilmington home. PPD was founded here. GE, Corning and others have large facilties here and employ thousands of people. Among the largest employers are New Hanover Regional Medical Network, the county school systems and the local municipalities as well as major retailers. The N.C. Employment Security Commission has job information, and there are several recruiting agencies operating local offices.