Welcome to Pittsboro
Pittsboro, located in the heart of Chatham County, is a warm and welcoming town for anyone stopping by or staying forever. While it may be a small town, Pittsboro is home to a distinct group of locals with a strong sense of community. Locals embrace the small-town setting, with locally owned shops, restaurants, and familiar friendly faces wherever you go. With more than 700 square miles of scenic trails and farmlands, Pittsboro is truly a sight to behold.
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At a Glance
Raleigh-Durham International Airport: 32 minutes
Durham: 28 minutes
Research Triangle Park: 31 minutes
Major Roads: US 64, Highway 15-501
Zip Code: 27312
Median Home Value: $355,176
Spotlights of Pittsboro
Fearrington Village perfectly encompasses the southern charm and hospitality of Pittsboro. This English-inspired village encompasses both the luxury of a resort and the warmth of an inn. Fine dining restaurants, unique boutique shops, and a luxurious day spa are just a few Village features. And if you’re already thinking about spending forever at Fearrington Village, there are a range of custom home styles and neighborhoods to choose from!
Jordan Lake State Park
Jordan Lake State Park, visited by one to two million people annually, is just a short drive from Pittsboro. The recreation area spans 14,000 acres and features more than 1,000 campsites. Day-trippers from near and far come to splash around in the park’s seven swim beaches or, if you want more of an adventure, there are nearly 14 miles of hiking trails around the lakeshore.
Carolina Tiger Rescue
Tiger King fans, this one's for you: Pittsboro is home to Carolina Tiger Rescue, a wildlife sanctuary for tigers and a variety of other wild cats. The Rescue serves as a safe place for almost 50 animals from 10 different species. Guided tours provide the opportunity to learn more about the Rescue’s wild cats and their sweet rescue stories.
What You'll LOVE in Pittsboro
Serving as the county seat, Pittsboro supports a diverse population of people and has endless opportunities available. Whether you are an artist or a farmer, there is a place for you in Pittsboro. Need to know more? Here are a few more perks of living in Pittsboro.
Food & Drink
Pittsboro is a place for celebrating, and many of our visitors do so with tasteful tours of the best local food and drinks. No matter where you go, you’ll find a variety of locally owned food joints, which means you’re in for some good ‘ole southern comfort food. If you’re more in the drinking mood—we don’t blame you—wine, beer, mead, cider, and spirits are produced and bottled in Pittsboro.
Pittsboro’s younger population is served by Chatham County Schools. CCS operates 18 schools total: five elementary schools, five K – 8 schools, three middle schools, four high schools, and one early college.
Central Carolina Community College offers a core curriculum in addition to continuing education. Home to the Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center, the Community College leads North Carolina agriculturally with its Sustainable Agriculture Program and Innovative Culinary Program.
We all have farmers to be grateful for, and Pittsboro locals make sure to celebrate farm life regularly. Farm-fresh products from one of Chatham County’s 1,100 farms are sold to local Pittsboro farmers markets and restaurants. From farm-to-table restaurants to eat at daily, weekly farmers’ markets, and annual festivals, Pittsboro offers plenty of ways to thank farmers.
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Growth is happening in Pittsboro, and now is the perfect time for you to grow alongside this work-live-play community. Contact Team Armand today to learn more about simple living in this quaint town—we would love to give you more information on the homes in this area!
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