Living in Pittsboro, NC.
Located in the "Heart of Chatham County,” Pittsboro is the county seat and home to the Chatham County Government Complex. This charming town has a lot to offer potential residents. Explore the outdoors with a visit to Jordan Lake, take a break at Fearrington Village and stay the night at a local bed & breakfast. Pittsboro is packed with small-town amenities and is only a short drive to the Triangle’s biggest cities.
Things To Do in Pittsboro
The residents of Pittsboro enjoy a variety of activities for all ages and interests. You can spend an entire day with your family on Jordan Lake, paddleboarding, fishing, kayaking or canoeing. In the afternoon you can take part in the North Carolina craft beer trail or the Heart of N.C. Wine Trail that run through town, before enjoying a gourmet meal at one of Fearrington Village’s unique restaurants.
Housing in Pittsboro
Pittsboro’s close proximity to Chapel Hill and the Research Triangle makes it a great location for commuting for its residents. Ranging from college students to working professionals, Pittsboro has an affordable cost of living that makes it a major draw for commuters. Thanks to its many family-friendly communities and neighborhoods, Pittsboro was ranked in the top 10 percent of best places to raise a family in North Carolina.
Getting around Pittsboro
Pittsboro is located on Highway 15-501 and US-64, making it a 25-minute drive south of Chapel Hill and a short 30-minute drive from the Research Triangle Park and Raleigh.