Welcome to the Islands

Discover the coastal clusters of islands and their neighborhoods.



  • Great for Families
  • Island Lifestyle
  • PGA Golf Course
  • 5 Marinas
  • 1 Wildlife Center
  • Community Docks


Explore the natural beauty of Coastal Georgia’s Barrier Islands located east of Savannah en route to Tybee Island. The Islands territory includes Wilmington Island, Whitemarsh Island, Talahi Island, and Oatland Island. Wilmington Island is home to an abundance of family-friendly communities like Wilmington Park, Palmetto Cove, Old Towne, and Betz Creek that are situated in safe neighborhoods with wonderful private and public educational institutions, pre-k through high school. Tybee Island is an independent city and can be found in Nearby Communities. 

Walk on the wild side and discover Oatland Island Wildlife Center. Families of all ages can learn about the 150 animals that inhabit the island in natural habitats. We love wandering through maritime forests along trails that showcase wildlife exhibits like wolves, bison, cougars, alligators, birds of prey, bobcats, deer and more. While the majority of The Islands are residential, Whitemarsh and Wilmington Islands offer shopping centers, entertainment, marinas, nature trails and delicious restaurants.

Neighborhoods On The Islands

• Oatland Island
• Talahi Island
• Whitmarsh Island
• Wilmington Island
  • 1920s
    Henry C. Walthour acquires property on Wilmington Island.

    The origin story of the Savannah Country Club, which now has a PGA golf course, private marina, community pool, clubhouse and tennis courts.

  • 15,834
    The population of Wilmington Island from a 2020 census.

    The Islands are predominantly residential areas with recreational parks, convenient grocery stores, delicious restaurants and great school systems.

  • 150+
    The number of animals at Oatland Island.

    There are 50 diverse species inhabiting the island. Open to the public, Oatland Island has wolves, bison, alligators and birds of prey to name a few.

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