A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Pittsboro ...
The location of Pittsboro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pittsboro has a population of 192 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Pittsboro.
Pittsboro is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Pittsboro lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Pittsboro is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pittsboro had an population of 192 people. This is a decrease of 4.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.43% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pittsboro had a population of 202 people. This makes Pittsboro the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 202 people, the population of Pittsboro decreased 4.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 212 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pittsboro.
Adding Pittsboro to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Pittsboro in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Pittsboro elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pittsboro on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Pittsboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Pittsboro - they are located in Alabama, Indiana and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pittsboro.
Communities near Pittsboro ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pittsboro.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pittsboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pittsboro.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pittsboro. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Pittsboro.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pittsboro. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Pittsboro.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pittsboro ...
Looking for more information about Pittsboro? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Pittsboro, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pittsboro.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021