The Town of Southern Pines had a population of 15,689 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Southern Pines is located at latitude 35.174 and longitude -79.3923 in Moore County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Southern Pines encompass a land area of 16.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Moore County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 499 feet.
The Town of Southern Pines (GNIS ID: 2407374) 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 Town of Southern Pines is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Moore County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Southern Pines: Vineland.
|Total Population||15,689 (100%)|
|Population in Households||15,582 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||11,784 (75.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||107 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$65,969|
|Average Household Income||$109,460|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||18%|
|Per Capita Income||$52,890|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||8,554 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,409 (51.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,166 (37.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||979 (11.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$284,470|
|Average Home Value||$324,133|
|Housing Affordability Index3||143|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.45%|
|Per Capita Income||2.49%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.74%|
The table below compares Southern Pines to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 66||91st|
|Population Density||# 258||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 114||85th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 130||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 23||97th|
|Diversity Index||# 397||47th|
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