Pittsboro, North Carolina

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Population in 2019: 4,368 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +96.2%
Males: 1,736  (39.8%)
Females: 2,632  (60.2%)
Median resident age:

42.8 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years

Zip codes: 27312.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,284 (it was $35,800 in 2000)
Pittsboro:

$44,284
NC:

$57,341

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $35,132 (it was $16,863 in 2000)

Pittsboro town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $269,499 (it was $111,100 in 2000)
Pittsboro:

$269,499
NC:

$193,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $252,124; detached houses: $268,322; townhouses or other attached units: $178,383; mobile homes: $52,180

Median gross rent in 2019: $739.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pittsboro: 93.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.3%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.4% for Black residents, 12.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.2% for other race residents, 17.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pittsboro, NC (2019)
    • 2,98769.7%White alone
    • 82019.1%Black alone
    • 2946.9%Hispanic
    • 1082.5%Two or more races
    • 671.6%Asian alone

Races in Pittsboro detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Pittsboro, North Carolina as of April 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pittsboro is 296 to 1.


Crime rates in Pittsboro by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(159.9)
1
(39.4)
1
(38.7)
1
(37.5)
1
(35.5)
1
(26.4)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.9)
1
(24.2)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A2
(45.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(120.0)
3
(118.2)
3
(116.2)
1
(37.5)
1
(35.5)
2
(52.8)
0
(0.0)
5
(127.1)
2
(49.9)
1
(24.2)
1
(23.3)
2
(45.9)
1
(23.3)
2
(45.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(40.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(309.8)
8
(300.3)
6
(212.8)
11
(290.2)
8
(209.5)
11
(279.7)
9
(224.5)
8
(193.4)
13
(303.2)
6
(137.8)
13
(303.1)
22
(504.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
26
(1,040)
24
(946.0)
17
(658.4)
24
(900.9)
8
(283.7)
9
(237.5)
64
(1,676)
17
(432.2)
7
(174.6)
6
(145.0)
16
(373.2)
12
(275.5)
13
(303.1)
19
(435.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
69
(2,759)
58
(2,286)
57
(2,208)
68
(2,553)
65
(2,305)
50
(1,319)
71
(1,860)
74
(1,882)
75
(1,871)
98
(2,369)
113
(2,636)
72
(1,653)
99
(2,308)
61
(1,399)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(80.0)
2
(78.8)
6
(232.4)
7
(262.8)
2
(70.9)
7
(184.7)
4
(104.8)
1
(25.4)
4
(99.8)
4
(96.7)
4
(93.3)
4
(91.8)
2
(46.6)
2
(45.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(40.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.9)
City-Data.com crime index361.5231.0280.8287.5199.3179.2263.0201.6244.7177.9206.7180.0184.9241.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Pittsboro, NC

Crime rate in Pittsboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
North Carolina average:

2.29
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Pittsboro, NC City Guides:

Ancestries: English (19.1%), European (4.9%), Irish (4.7%), German (4.3%), American (3.1%), Polish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 3.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,301 people per square mile   (low).

Pittsboro, North Carolina map

224 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This town:

5.1%
North Carolina:

8.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,547 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,919 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cary, NC (21.5 miles , pop. 94,536).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (30.6 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (368.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Fearrington Village, NC (2.7 miles ),
Fearrington, NC (2.8 miles ),
Moncure, NC (3.0 miles ),
Goldston, NC (3.5 miles ),
Gulf, NC (3.5 miles),
Carrboro, NC (3.8 miles ),
Siler City, NC (4.0 miles ),
Chapel Hill, NC (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 35.72 N, Longitude: 79.18 W

Area code: 919

Distribution of median household income in Pittsboro, NC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pittsboro, NC in 2019
Pittsboro satellite photo by USGS

Pittsboro tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.5%
North Carolina:

6.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +422 (+23.4%).
Most common industries in Pittsboro, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Food (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.4%)
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Pittsboro, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.0%)
  • Computer specialists (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.9%)
  • Computer specialists (4.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Carpenters (3.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Computer specialists (8.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Child care workers (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)

Average climate in Pittsboro, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Pittsboro, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.28
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0848. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0848
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Pittsboro-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the Pittsboro town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 11/23/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pittsboro-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 166.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 119.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.2 miles away from Pittsboro center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 227.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 154.1 miles away from Pittsboro center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 202.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chatham County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pittsboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pittsboro:

  • CAROLINA LIVING AND LEARNING CENTER (325 RUSSET RUN)
  • UNC HOSPICE (480 HILLSBORO STREET)
  • THE ARBOR (300 CLYNELISH CLOSE)
  • THE LAURELS OF CHATHAM (72 CHATHAM BUSINESS PARK)
  • CAROLINA DIALYSIS-PITTSBORO (480 HILLSBORO STREET)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Pittsboro:

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Operable nuclear power plant near Pittsboro:

  • 14 miles: Shearon Harris in New Hill, NC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pittsboro:

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (about 16 miles; Chapel Hill, NC; Full-time enrollment: 24,946)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 18 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Strayer University-North Carolina (about 23 miles; Morrisville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,070)
  • Duke University (about 24 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 14,652)
  • North Carolina Central University (about 24 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 7,281)
  • Durham Technical Community College (about 25 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,515)
  • Alamance Community College (about 27 miles; Graham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,614)

Public high school in Pittsboro:

  • NORTHWOOD HIGH (Location: 310 NORTHWOOD HIGH SCHOOL ROAD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pittsboro:

Private elementary/middle school in Pittsboro:

  • HAW RIVER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 61, Location: 29A ROCK SPRINGS CHURCH RD, Grades: PK-6)
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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Pittsboro After School Academy- After School/Summer Camp located at 175 Griffin Dr. Serving the Pittsboro area for 25 Years. (919)542-6440

Points of interest:

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Churches in Pittsboro include: Belmont Church (A), Old Rock Spring Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Upper Pittsboro Water Supply Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Turkey Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Donaldson Sara Insurance (547 Hillsboro Street), China Inn (630 East Street), Fearrington House Restaurant and Inn (15 South Street).

Court: Chatham County - Clerk of Court (12 East Road).

Birthplace of: James Iredell Waddell - Navy officer, Ursula Vernon - Comic creator, William Joseph Franks - Navy Medal of Honor recipient.

Chatham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pittsboro and their reported violations in the past:

CHATHAM CO WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 12,901, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-14-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-22-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • MCL, Average - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorite. Follow-up actions: St Admin Penalty assessed (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-04-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2010), St Intentional no-action (JUN-11-2010)
  • MCL, Average - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Chlorite. Follow-up actions: St Admin Penalty assessed (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-04-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2010), St Intentional no-action (JUN-11-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-08-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-08-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-01-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2008)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2007), St Formal NOV issued (APR-16-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2007)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-11-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2007)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-08-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-11-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-11-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 13 regular monitoring violations
  • 12 other older monitoring violations
CHATHAM CO-SW CHATHAM (Population served: 2,275, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif requested (APR-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-12-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-06-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif requested (APR-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-12-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-06-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-22-2005), St Public Notif requested (APR-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-12-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-06-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-21-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-17-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2012)
  • 41 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAY-04-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-29-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-13-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
CHATHAM CO-ASBURY (Population served: 1,033, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-03-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-03-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-03-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-03-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-23-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-02-2012)
  • 13 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-18-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-28-2006 to SEP-27-2006)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2005), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-21-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2005), St No addtl Formal Action needed (JAN-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-28-2006 to SEP-27-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
CROWN MHP (Population served: 361, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-27-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-04-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-29-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-29-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-26-2008), St Case dropped (JUL-10-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-13-2008), St Case dropped (JUN-26-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-13-2008), St Case dropped (JUN-26-2008)
  • 48 regular monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
MT OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
NORTHWEST PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-06-2013), St Boil Water Order (SEP-06-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-06-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PLEASANT HILL UMC (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-18-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-21-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-30-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JAN-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-07-2006), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JAN-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
PIEDMONT DRAGWAY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.2%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.7%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Pittsboro in 2010:

  • 298 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 14 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
199 people in nursing homes in 2000
30 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Pittsboro (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Galloway Ridge Retirement Branch, Fearrington Branch, Pittsboro Branch 480, Pittsboro West Street 481. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Pittsboro Branch at 24 Hanks Street, branch established on 1970/04/08. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Pittsboro Branch at 44 Powell Place, branch established on 2008/08/11. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • First Bank: Pittsboro Branch at 18 Chatham Corner, branch established on 2000/03/28. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp
  • Capital Bank, National Association: Pittsboro Branch at 37 Hillsboro Street, branch established on 2005/04/18. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $6,448.0 mil, Deposits: $5,135.4 mil, headquarters in Miami, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 152 total offices, Holding Company: North American Financial Holdings, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Pittsboro:

Marital status in Pittsboro, NC
  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

For population 25 years and over in Pittsboro:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
North Carolina average:

11.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Pittsboro
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Pittsboro:

(Pittsboro, North Carolina Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Pittsboro, NC (based on Chatham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,53564
Mainline Protestant5,71338
Black Protestant4,13721
Catholic1,0661
Other2144
None36,840-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Here:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Here:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
This county:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Chatham County:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.1%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.6%
State:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Chatham County:

21.0%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.8%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.0%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Pittsboro:

29.1
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.3%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.9%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pittsboro:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

54.9%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.2%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pittsboro, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 11$38,179$41,6500$0
Police Protection - Officers 11$43,858$47,8453$3,860
Financial Administration 4$16,992$50,9760$0
Sewerage 4$12,670$38,0100$0
Solid Waste Management 4$13,842$41,5260$0
Other Government Administration 4$3,732$11,1960$0
Other and Unallocable 3$7,641$30,5645$2,189
Streets and Highways 2$11,056$66,3360$0
Parks and Recreation 1$5,013$60,1560$0
Totals for Government 44$152,983$41,7238$6,048

Pittsboro government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,144,000 ($261.90)
    Police Protection: $1,051,000 ($240.61)
    Liquor Stores: $945,000 ($216.35)
    Water Utilities: $875,000 ($200.32)
    Local Fire Protection: $559,000 ($127.98)
    Sewerage: $537,000 ($122.94)
    Regular Highways: $512,000 ($117.22)
    Financial Administration: $418,000 ($95.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $361,000 ($82.65)
    Housing and Community Development: $348,000 ($79.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000 ($51.05)
    General Public Buildings: $89,000 ($20.38)
    Central Staff Services: $70,000 ($16.03)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $38,000 ($8.70)
    Health - Other: $7,000 ($1.60)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($1.37)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $4,000 ($0.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $111,000 ($25.41)
    Regular Highways: $73,000 ($16.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($4.35)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $214,000 ($48.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($5.04)

Pittsboro government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,356,000 ($310.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $388,000 ($88.83)
    Parks and Recreation: $53,000 ($12.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $362,000 ($82.88)
    General Local Government Support: $275,000 ($62.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $219,000 ($50.14)
    Rents: $16,000 ($3.66)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($0.92)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,669,000 ($382.10)
    Liquor Stores: $1,085,000 ($248.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $245,000 ($56.09)
    Other: $189,000 ($43.27)
    Highways: $127,000 ($29.08)
  • Tax - Property: $2,125,000 ($486.49)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $778,000 ($178.11)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $102,000 ($23.35)
    Other License: $101,000 ($23.12)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $18,000 ($4.12)

Pittsboro government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,624,000 ($371.79)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,204,000 ($275.64)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $495,000 ($113.32)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $75,000 ($17.17)

Pittsboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $216,000 ($49.45)

8.87% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($103,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.87%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Wake County, NC  1.73% ($127,947 average AGI)
from Orange County, NC  1.23% ($103,321)
from Durham County, NC  0.86% ($122,093)


6.87% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,821 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wake County, NC  1.08% ($82,938 average AGI)
to Durham County, NC  0.65% ($75,651)
to Orange County, NC  0.62% ($67,789)
Businesses in Pittsboro, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Curves1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Domino's Pizza1McDonald's1
FedEx2Pizza Hut1
Ford1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pittsboro:

  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCHL (1360 AM; 5 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: WCHL-WDNC, INC.)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRY (1460 AM; 5 kW; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTIK (1310 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pittsboro:

  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WXYC (89.3 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: STUDENT EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WNNL (103.9 FM; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFJA (105.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFXC (107.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)
  • WNCU (90.7 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL UNIVERSITY)
  • WXDU (88.7 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: DUKE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Pittsboro:

  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WIWW-LP (Channel 26; DURHAM, NC; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBXU-CA (Channel 13; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W24CP (Channel 24; DURHAM, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W46BF (Channel 46; SANFORD, NC; Owner: SAN-LEE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
Pittsboro fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Pittsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 47Number of bridges
  • 617ft / 188mTotal length
  • 209,340Total average daily traffic
  • 24,969Total average daily truck traffic
  • 282,880Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pittsboro, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 111990-1999
  • 182000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pittsboro, NC
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$237,7103$207,63711$209,5411$129,5100$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$142,6100$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$192,8130$01$54,870
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$221,8750$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$91,5100$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$132,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pittsboro, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pittsboro, NC - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 85. The highest number of fire incidents - 147 took place in 2006, and the least - 31 in 2017. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pittsboro, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (46.7%), and Outside Fires (29.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pittsboro, NC
    • 67646.7%Structure Fires
    • 43329.9%Outside Fires
    • 19913.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1419.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pittsboro, NC
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pittsboro, NC
  • 56.7%Utility gas
  • 41.5%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pittsboro, NC
  • 65.3%Electricity
  • 29.6%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Pittsboro compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 46 pilots and 34 other airmen in this city.
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