Pittsboro, North Carolina Population 2019

Pittsboro, North Carolina's estimated population is 4,287 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Pittsboro, North Carolina is the 159th largest city in North Carolina based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 961.04 people/mi² (371.06 people/km²).

The overall median age is 44.5 years, 41.9 years for males, and 47.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.07 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Pittsboro, North Carolina is $49,277, while the mean household income is $62,256.

Pittsboro Nc Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pittsboro Nc was:

  • White: 75.15%
  • Black or African American: 17.88%
  • Two or more races: 3.81%
  • Asian: 1.59%
  • Other race: 1.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Pittsboro, North Carolina?

4,287
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20184,2871002.39%
20174,187972.37%
20164,090761.89%
20154,014962.45%
20143,918852.22%
20133,833360.95%
20123,797160.42%
20113,781300.80%
20103,7510.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,034
Black or African American722
Two or More Races154
Asian64
Some Other Race63

Pittsboro Nc Population Pyramid 2019

Pittsboro Nc Median Age

44.5


Total

41.9


Male

47.6


Female

Pittsboro Nc Adults

There are 3,313 adults, (921 of whom are seniors) in Pittsboro Nc.

Pittsboro Nc Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsboro Nc Sex Ratio

Female

2,193

54.32%

Male

1,844

45.68%

Pittsboro Nc Households and Families

Pittsboro Nc Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pittsboro Nc Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All62.7%37.3%
Female56.1%43.9%
Male53.6%46.4%
Non Family48%52%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8012.0762.7
Non Family9281.2448
Married5922.9389.2
Female2532.8756.1
Male284.2553.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pittsboro Nc Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade491.62%
9th to 12th Grade2257.46%
High School Graduate74324.62%
Some College56418.69%
Associates Degree1645.43%
Bachelors Degree70123.23%
Graduate Degree57218.95%

Pittsboro Nc Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1051,9301,034
Black60150662
Hispanic202198144
Asian646422
Multiple Races464611
Other Race1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 71.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,654$47,981$30,721
Less Than High School$28,750$$
High School Grad$11,220$$13,750
Some College$21,987$30,142$21,307
Bachelors Degree$48,419$71,850$39,375
Graduate Degree$54,741$70,163$42,070

$33,654

Average Earnings

$47,981

Average Male

$30,721

Average Female

Pittsboro Nc Language

Pittsboro Nc Language by Age

Pittsboro Nc Language

90.01% of Pittsboro Nc residents speak only English, while 9.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.71% of the population.

Pittsboro Nc Poverty

Pittsboro Nc Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black57023240.70%
White2,5921897.29%
Hispanic3254915.08%
Multiple1502516.67%
Other311238.71%

12.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.19%

Male Poverty Rate

13.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsboro Nc

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsboro Nc is Black, with 40.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsboro Nc is White, with 7.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.73%.

Name Poverty
High School25.00%
Some College19.62%
Less Than High School8.59%
Bachelors or Greater0.98%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed19.05%
Male Employed11.96%
Female Employed2.89%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pittsboro Nc Income

Pittsboro Nc Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,277$62,256
Families$71,688$85,977
Married Families$99,018-
Non Families$31,270$39,921

Pittsboro Nc Marital Status

Pittsboro Nc Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

29.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pittsboro Nc Married by Age and Sex

Pittsboro Nc Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pittsboro Nc Marital Status by Race

Pittsboro Nc Veterans

299

Number of Veterans

281

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War102
Korea73
Vietnam69
First Gulf War61
World War II

Pittsboro Nc Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2278.98%
Hispanic8540.87%
Black477.14%
2 or More2550.00%

Pittsboro Nc Veterans by Education

23.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsboro Nc Employment Status

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pittsboro Nc Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

50.81%

Born in North Carolina

94.43%

Native Born

5.57%

Foreign Born

1.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.43% of Pittsboro Nc residents were born in the United States, with 50.81% having been born in North Carolina. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.