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Take a Peek at Pittsboro

Welcome to the unique and friendly town of Pittsboro, NC! Nestled into rolling hills, lush woods, and green fields in the Piedmont area, Pittsboro is a quiet, scenic suburb with deep agricultural roots and a love of the arts. This charming town is located in Chatham County at the intersection of US-64 and Hwy 15-501. It’s conveniently spaced between two major metropolitan areas, the Triangle and the Triad, just 16 miles from Chapel Hill, 32 from Raleigh, and 45 from Greensboro.

Pittsboro is the perfect blend of country charm and modern convenience, and it's got a lot to offer! Come and take a closer look at Pittsboro, where life moves a little slower in the heart of the Piedmont.

$237,200Median Value

$847Median Rent

The Homes

Pittsboro's got quite a unique collection of homes to offer buyers—from quaint and historic to brand-new, from large and luxurious to cozy and affordable... and everything in between.

The Commute

Pittsboro is conveniently located just a few miles west of Raleigh and southeast of Greensboro, placing the Raleigh-Durham area about 30 minutes away.

The Schools names Pittsboro among North Carolina's Places with the Best Schools, and it's not hard to see why! It's served by Chatham County Schools, which ranks among the best districts in the state!

Pittsboro by the Numbers


Population: 4,037
County: Chatham
Zip Codes: 27228, 27312

Travel & Commute

RDU International Airport: 30 miles, about 35 minutes
Downtown Durham: 35 miles, about 40 minutes
Downtown Raleigh: 40 miles, about 40 minutes

Where is Pittsboro?

Our Pittsboro Favorites

Diverse Community

Local shops and restaurants parade the streets of Pittsboro's historic Downtown. There's an old-fashioned soda shop, Woodwright’s School and Tool Shop, vintage clothing boutiques, art galleries, and many gift shops. Community events include arts and crafts on First Sundays, an October Street Fair, and the Christmas Parade.

Agricultural Roots

Pittsboro leads the state in agricultural development, thanks to programs such as its Sustainable Agriculture Program and Innovative Culinary Program. It’s home to over 1,100 farms, which sell their produce at both local farmers markets and established restaurants. Additionally, the Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center is located here.

Unique Developments

Just a few miles east of Pittsboro, the planned development of Chatham Park will bring a unique live-work-play environment to the Piedmont area. This community will feature a blend of diverse homes, unique shops and restaurants, convenience stores, and corporate parks in a remarkable all-inclusive neighborhood designed to be enjoyed completely by foot or bike.

Find Your Dream Home in Pittsboro

If you're thinking of buying a home in Pittsboro, then it's time to contact our team. We can help you explore the area, discover its beautiful communtiies, and find the perfect home for your unique needs. Call us today; we'd love to chat!

Selling a home? We can help with that, too!