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Moore County, North Carolina |Click on map to enlarge

Moore County, NC Statistics
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Total Area: 697.74 square miles

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2000 Census Population: 74,769

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2002 Average Annual Unemployment Rate: 6.8%

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2001 Per Capita Personal Income: $27,308

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2002 Median Family Income: $55,600

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2000 Residents with High School Diploma : 82.6%

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2000 Residents with College Degree: 26.8%

Pinehurst, NC
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Land area: 6.2 square miles

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Zip codes: 28315, 28387

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Area code: 910

There are eleven incorporated municipalities in Moore County, NC

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Aberdeen

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Cameron

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Carthage (the seat of county government)

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Foxfire Village

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Pinebluff

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Village of Pinehurst

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Robbins

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Southern Pines

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Taylortown

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Whispering Pines

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Vass

There are ten unincorporated municipalities in Moore County, NC

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Eagle Springs

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Eastwood

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Glendon

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High Falls

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Jackson Springs

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Jugtown

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Lakeview

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Seven Lake

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West End

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Woodlake

Demographic Data

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 Retrieve US Census Bureau data for Moore County

Pinehurst compared to North Carolina state average:

bulletHispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
bulletMedian age significantly above state average.
bulletForeign-born population percentage below state average.
bulletRenting percentage significantly below state average.
bulletHouse age significantly below state average.
bulletInstitutionalized population percentage above state average.
bulletNumber of college students below state average.
bulletPercentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
bulletPopulation density below state average for cities.

Logistics

Nearest Populous Cities

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Population 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (38.6 miles, pop. 121,015).

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Population  200,000+: Greensboro, NC (65.8 miles, pop. 223,891).

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Population 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (445.4 miles, pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest Cities

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Taylortown, NC (2.6 miles)

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Southern Pines, NC (4.6 miles)

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Aberdeen, NC (4.7 miles)

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Pinebluff, NC (6.2 miles)

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Foxfire, NC (7.6 miles)

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Whispering Pines, NC (7.6 miles)

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Seven Lakes, NC (9.5 miles)

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Carthage, NC (10.0 miles)

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Commerce

Moore County Chamber of Commerce serves the businesses of Moore County, North Carolina and the local Sandhills area to help further the economic goals and the shared vision of its citizens. The Moore County Chamber of Commerce serves the Village of Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen, West End, Seven Lakes, Rockingham, Vass, Lakeview, Carthage, Cameron, Whispering Pines, Robbins, Taylortown, Foxfire, and Pinebluff, NC.  

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http://www.sandhillschamber.com/  

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http://www.moorebusiness.org/  

Moore County is strategically located midway between New York and Florida and halfway between the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. Approximately 5.9 million people live within a 100 mile radius of the county. Raleigh, the state capital, the Research Triangle Park and the Raleigh-Durham Airport are within a one hour drive of the county. Other metropolitan areas, including Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Fayetteville and Charlotte are within a one to two hour drive.  

Moore County's excellent location is just one reason why the quality of life here is so exceptional. A temperate climate, a good education system, quality transportation networks and exceptional healthcare create a mix that affords Moore County citizens unsurpassed quality of life.  

Moore County can be reached directly by U.S. Highways 1 and 15-501 and N.C. Highways 211, 2 and 5. Interstate 73/74 is nearly contiguous to the western boundary of Moore County. Interstates 95, 85, and 40 are all easily accessible in less than one hour. Moore County also has its own commercial and general aviation airport serving the county with five flights per day connecting to Douglas International in Charlotte. Other airports accessible within one to two hours are the Piedmont Triad International Airport, Raleigh-Durham International and Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.  

New Construction | Single-family new house construction building permits...

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1996: 238 buildings, average cost: $190,100

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1997: 212 buildings, average cost: $184,500

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1998: 279 buildings, average cost: $160,900

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1999: 224 buildings, average cost: $173,300

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2000: 202 buildings, average cost: $196,900

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2001: 212 buildings, average cost: $178,600

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2002: 233 buildings, average cost: $183,900

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2003: 202 buildings, average cost: $165,200

Employment

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Educational, health and social services (26.3%)

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Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (16.5%)

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Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.7%)

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Retail trade (10.9%)

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Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.0%).

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Crime

Crime Statistics for Pinehurst | 2002

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0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)

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0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)

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0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)

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0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)

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28 burglaries (279.1 per 100,000)

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118 larceny counts (1176.1 per 100,000)

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12 auto thefts (119.6 per 100,000)

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Crime index = 78.7 (higher means more crime, US average = 330.6)

Crime Statistics for Pinehurst | 2001

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0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)

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0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)

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1 robbery (10.1 per 100,000)

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1 assault (10.1 per 100,000)

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30 burglaries (303.9 per 100,000)

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131 larceny counts (1327.1 per 100,000)

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3 auto thefts (30.4 per 100,000)

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City-data.com crime index = 83.2 (higher means more crime) 

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Climate

Average weather in Pinehurst, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

 

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Average temp. (░F)

40.6

43.9

51.8

60.3

68.2

75.6

79.4

77.8

72.2

61.0

52.0

43.6

High temperature (░F)

50.6

55.2

63.7

72.9

79.9

86.5

89.8

87.9

82.6

72.8

63.2

53.8

Low temperature (░F)

30.5

32.7

39.9

47.7

56.6

64.7

69.0

67.6

61.6

49.2

40.9

33.3

Precipitation (in)

4.5

3.6

4.7

3.1

3.9

4.2

5.3

4.5

4.3

3.7

3.4

3.3

Normal climate around Pinehurst, North Carolina

Based on data reported by main weather stations

 

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Days with precipitation

10

9

11

9

10

10

11

10

8

7

8

9

Wind speed (mph)

8.1

8.5

9.1

8.7

7.6

6.9

6.6

6.3

6.6

6.7

7.2

7.6

Morning humidity (%)

79

77

79

79

83

85

88

90

91

88

84

80

Afternoon humidity (%)

55

52

49

47

53

56

58

59

58

53

53

55

Sunshine (%)

52

57

60

64

62

63

62

61

61

62

57

54

Days clear of clouds

9

9

9

10

8

7

7

7

10

13

11

10

Partly cloudy days

7

6

8

9

10

12

12

12

9

7

7

6

Cloudy days

15

14

14

12

13

11

12

11

11

10

12

15

Snowfall (in)

2.8

2.2

1.4

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.1

0.9

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Health Care

Hospital - Medical Center in Pinehurst, NC

bullet First Health Moore Regional Hospital | 155 Memorial Dr Pinehurst, NC 28374-8710

Hospital - Medical Centers near Pinehurst, NC

bulletSandhills Regional Medical Center | About 27 miles; Hamlet, NC
bullet First Health Richmond Memorial Hospital | About 28 miles; Rockingham, NC
bullet Central Carolina Hospital | About 28 miles; Sanford,  NC

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Transportation

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Pinehurst, NC

bulletMoore County | About 7 miles; Pinehurst/Southern Pines, NC ID: SOP
bulletPope AFB | About 33 miles Fayetteville, NC; ID: POB
bulletFayetteville Regional | About 44 miles; Fayetteville, NC; ID: FAY

Other public-use airports nearest to Pinehurst, NC

bulletPK Airpark | About 24 miles; Raeford, NC; ID: 5W4
bulletMontgomery County | About 26 miles; Star, NC; ID: 43A
bulletRockingham-Hamlet | About 30 miles; Rockingham, NC; ID: 45J

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