Pittsboro is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,537 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pittsboro is the 210th largest community in North Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Pittsboro, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Pittsboro, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Pittsboro’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Pittsboro does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $44,399.00.
Pittsboro real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Pittsboro house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Pittsboro is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.09% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pittsboro is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pittsboro who work in office and administrative support (16.97%), sales jobs (11.35%), and healthcare (9.41%).
Of important note, Pittsboro is also a town of artists. Pittsboro has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Pittsboro’s character.
Also of interest is that Pittsboro has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small town, Pittsboro does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Pittsboro is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 49.47% of adults in Pittsboro have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Pittsboro in 2018 was $35,193, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $140,772 for a family of four. However, Pittsboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pittsboro is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pittsboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pittsboro residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pittsboro include English, German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Pittsboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.