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Pinehurst, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Village of Pinehurst had a population of 15,906 as of July 1, 2016. Pinehurst ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Pinehurst is located at latitude 35.1912 and longitude -79.4698 in Moore County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Pinehurst (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.65 sq. miles. Moore County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 525 feet.

The Village of Pinehurst (GNIS ID: 2407523) 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.

The Village of Pinehurst is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Moore County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pinehurst population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Pinehurst, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 15,906
Population in Households 15,659
Population in Familes 12,922
Population in Group Qrtrs 247
Population Density1 959
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 7,492
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 5,145
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,278 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,078 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,414 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,786 (19.2%)
Median Home Value $292,556
Average Home Value $372,231


Median Household Income $65,269
Average Household Income $90,560
Per Capita Income $43,064
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.29% 1.4%
Households 1.63% 1.61%
Families 1.07% 1.52%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   2.31%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Pinehurst, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pinehurst 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 58 92nd
Population Density1 # 239 68th
Diversity Index2 # 605 18th
Median Household Income # 60 92nd
Per Capita Income # 25 97th

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