West Ocean City Homes & Condos for Sale
West Ocean City is located just across the bay from the southern part of Ocean City and is well known for the West Ocean City outlets, as well as a commercial harbor with access to the Atlantic Ocean, many restaurants, and amusements. The West Ocean City real estate market consists of a healthy mixture of single-family residences, condominiums, townhomes, commercial and retail. The area also offers waterfront properties that are located on the bay or a canal. The West Ocean City properties are located about two miles west of the Route 50 Bridge and extend about two miles north of Route 50; they also extend south towards Assateague Island.
Included below are homes for sale in West Ocean City, including condos and townhomes. If you would like more information on any of these West Ocean City real estate listings, just click the "Request More Information" button when viewing the details of that property. And, if you haven't already, be sure to register for a free account so that you can receive email alerts whenever new West Ocean City listings come on the market.
More About West Ocean City Real Estate
If you enjoy a mild climate and a charming, small town feel, then West Ocean City real estate is for you. This area, because it's so close to the ocean, bay and many essential amenities, makes it ideal for all demographics. You can enjoy lovely waterfront strolls and enjoy some incredible shopping and dining opportunities. You'll also find fishing charters and marinas.
As is the case with the entire Ocean City area, West Ocean City offers some of the finest ocean views you will ever see. Most homes are close to either the bay or the open ocean or one of the nearby canals. Along the eastern shoreline, you can see Ocean City, the Ocean City Inlet, and the Ocean City Harbor.
Homes in this area tend to be spread out, offering some room for privacy between neighbors. There are a number of main roads, such as Old Bridge Road and the Stephen Decatur Highway that will get you to anywhere you need to be.
Many feel that West Ocean City is a more peaceful option to living in the heart of Ocean City and part of the reason for this is that properties tend to be a bit larger, giving home owners a bit more space and privacy. There are also an unbelievable amount of green spaces here, along with a number of stunning trails and streams the run alongside many West Ocean City homes for sale. Furthermore, the Ocean Gateway (aka. Route 50) is easily accessible and can take you directly to Ocean City if you're looking to spend a day at the beach or on the boardwalk.
West Ocean City Amenities
Since West Ocean City is just a short drive from Ocean City, it's no surprise that one of the most prominent and popular things to do is to spend time at the beach. Ocean City Beach is the place to be, with its clean, pristine sand and the nearby World Famous Ocean City boardwalk, which is full of shopping opportunities, Ferris wheel, and sweet treats such as saltwater taffy and ice cream. These amenities are directly across the bridge from West Ocean City real estate.
A bit further north you'll find Northside Park (125th-127th St), which has its own festival of lights every year. Walk along the gorgeous paths at any time of the year and enjoy the ocean breeze and the shopping opportunities that are sure to keep you coming back for more. Even better, there are plenty of play areas for kids, and it's even dog friendly!
Within West Ocean City, you can find several golf courses, as well as Grand Prix Amusements, which features go-karts, arcade games, climbing walls, batting cages, and more family entertainment options. Shopping amenities include the West Ocean City outlets, along with The Home Depot, Walmart, and several other big box stores along Route 50.