There is so much to love about life in North Carolina from our state's world-class cities to the natural beauty that you'll find around every corner. Pittsboro, NC offers the best of both worlds—with a small, scenic community at home and a quick commute to the best cities that North Carolina has to offer. Like so many communities in our area, Pittsboro has seen a rapid, consistent growth rate, but it's never lost a bit of its small-town charm.
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Pittsboro, NC has seen a rapid growth rate of more than 80 percent since the 2000 Census and is home to an estimated population of more than 4,000 residents. The average resident age in Pittsboro is 42 years, and 38 percent of adults in the community are married. Economic performance is strong, with a median household income and home values that both comfortably outpace state averages. The cost of living adds to its financial appeal, checking in nearly seven percent below the national average.
Homes in Pittsboro offer a slice of comfortable, country living, with easy access to North Carolina's most dynamic cities. The luxury market is healthy, with large, appealing properties surrounded by gorgeous North Carolina scenery. The community's wooded, natural properties, appealing architecture, and quick commute to major destinations attract a diverse group of shoppers, from first-time home-buyers to lifetime North Carolina residents looking for the perfect place to call home.
Pittsboro is part of the Chatham County School System, which serves a diverse group of students throughout the county. The district always keeps an eye on the future, and has a detailed plan to grow along with the community. Nearby colleges include the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Central Carolina Community College, and Duke University. Find homes for sale in Pittsboro by school district.
Pittsboro residents find an inviting market for professional careers with education, healthcare, professional services, research, mathematics, technology, and scientific careers all performing well ahead of state averages. There are also above-average opportunities to be found in construction, accommodations, and food-service. The average commute for Pittsboro residents is 30 minutes.
There's plenty to do for fun around Pittsboro, especially if you enjoy spending time outdoors. The community's parks system is excellent, with seven unique parks and one community house. There are places to swim, recreation facilities, and beautiful natural areas to explore. The community also offers an extensive schedule of special events like the Fall Street Fair, and the big Holiday Parade every December. Local businesses love to get involved with the fun, too!
Pittsboro is also part of our state's Small Town Main Street Program, which helps communities develop dynamic, exciting, business-friendly main street areas for residents. When you're looking for a change of pace or a taste of city life, both Raleigh and Durham are a short commute from your home in Pittsboro. Get more information about what to do in Pittsboro.
The exciting communities of North Carolina are growing fast, but there's still plenty of room to find your place with the help of the right real estate team. Contact Coldwell Banker HPW to get started today. We even have a conveniently located office in Pittsboro!
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