Shallotte is the commercial hub for the South Brunswick Islands communities of Holden Beach, Ocean Isle Beach, Sunset Beach and Calabash. Shallotte Commons Shopping Center is strategically located in the center of the commercial hub of Southeastern North Carolina. Fifteen minutes from the South Brunswick Islands of Holden Beach, Ocean Isle Beach and Sunset Beach, Shallotte is thirty minutes from Wilmington, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC.
Shallotte Commons Shopping Center has great exposure and access from Main Street (Hwy 17 Business with 13,500 VPD) and Village Road (Hwy 179 with 5,500 VPD) and is 0.2 miles from a signalized intersection with 19,000 VPD. New commercial development in Shallotte includes several franchise restaurants and Coastal Walk Marketplace which will feature Ulta, Ross, Marshalls, PetSmart, Hobby Lobby and Rack Room. New restaurants on the Main Street corridor include Chick-fil-A, Cook Out, Highway 55 and Fazoli's. The Shallotte Riverfront Redevelopment Project is currently under construction and will attract locals and tourists alike traveling the Main Street corridor.