Calabash is a very small fishing town located in the county of Brunswick. Calabash is quite well known as the fishing Capital of the World. It is a part of the Wilmington MSA. Calabash has a total area of about 4 sq. kms. and located at an elevated height of about 50 ft. from the ground level. A large part of the local population is generally white and they are mainly engaged with the various type of business activities related to fishing.