Pittsboro Climbs into Top Ten Percent of Best Places to Raise a Family in NC

By April 19, 2018 News Feed

In what would come as no surprise to its lifelong residents, or those looking to make a move to an upcoming town on the rise filled with opportunity. The town of Pittsboro ranked in the top ten percent among over 350 cities and towns studied in the niche.com 2018 listing of Best Places to Raise a Family in NC.

According to a review left by an actual resident of Pittsboro at niche.com, it would appear that they wholeheartedly agree with the high ranking from among the Best Places to Raise a Family in NC listings, as they noted, “Pittsboro is an amazing small town here in North Carolina.” The reviewer continued on to say, “It’s really peaceful, you mostly see no crime here, the nightlife here is great, and it is starting to expand a little more because of Chatham Park…”

The complete ranking of the Best Places to Live in NC took a look at 352 municipalities statewide. Making the climb by Pittsboro to number 34 even more impressive, and in the coming years is it projected to see this number climb even higher as a steady influx of new jobs, homes, and residents have been consistently streaming into town. Significant factors according to the research done in this poll would point to an excellent public school system, safety, and an overall family-friendly community, as well as a very diverse population.

Explaining the process in ranking the 352 municipalities included in the study to decide the Best Places to Raise a Family in NC, niche.com stated, “The 2018 Best Places to Raise a Family in NC  ranking provides a comprehensive assessment of the overall livability of an area. This grade takes into account several key factors of a location, including the quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics, and access to amenities in an attempt to measure the overall quality of an area.”

For more information on the niche.com 2018 Best Places to Raise a Family in NC study, results and final listings or a more detailed explanation on how they come up with the final rankings, visit niche.com.

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