The Town of Pittsboro had a population of 4,273 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Pittsboro is located at latitude 35.7259 and longitude -79.1721 in Chatham County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Pittsboro (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Chatham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 407 feet.
The Town of Pittsboro (GNIS ID: 2407130) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pittsboro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||4,103|
|Population in Familes||3,296|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||170|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,840 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,261 (68.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||435 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||145 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$242,602|
|Average Home Value||$264,659|
|Median Household Income||$52,323|
|Average Household Income||$64,829|
|Per Capita Income||$27,897|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.92%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
The table below compares Pittsboro to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 178||76th|
|Population Density1||# 235||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 382||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 161||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 163||78th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.