Carolina Beach is a small town located in the County of New Hanover. This town is also a part of the Metropolitan area of Wilmington. Carolina Beach has a total area of about 6.5 sq. kms. and located at an elevated height of about 3 ft. from the ground level. Since it is located by the sea and a large number of the local inhabitants are engaged in fishing, processing and trade. Trade, tourism and recreation are other important part of the local economic activities in the region.