Pinebluff, situated in Moore County, is a small town made up of 2.4 square miles.
August 29, 2017
Pinebluff was founded in the late 1800s. It was incorporated in 1899. The town has a history of fires, with the town seeing hotels and homes being burned down by multiple fires throughout the early 1900s.
The median resident age in Pinebluff is 42 years. The median estimated household income is about $46,000 making it about $2,000 less than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $27,000. The average price for a home in Pinebluff is about $163,000 (2015) which is $3,000 more than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $1,000 a month for rent.
The racial makeup of Pinebluff is 86% White, 7% Black, 3% Two or more races, and 4% other. 96% of the population are high school graduates, with 22% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 38% are married, 27% are divorced, 1% are separated, 5% are widowed, leaving 29% that have never been married.
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Pinebluff belongs to Moore County in the south-central part of North Carolina. The County, named after Alfred Moore, is part of the Aberdeen-Pinehurst-Southern Pines, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area. Moore County has a population of 94,000 and the city Carthage, with a population of 2,000, is the county seat.
In 1785, the county was established from part of Cumberland County. Parts of Chatham and Moore County were merged to form Lee County in 1907.
Moore County is known for it's many golf resorts; mainly in the Pinehurst/Southern Pines area. The county hosted the 1996 and 2001 Women's U.S. Opens, as well as the 1999 and 2005 Men's Opens. In 2007, the Women's Open came back to Southern Pines. Southern Pines hosted the Women's and the Men's Opens simultaneously in the same year, and was the first time ever in the U.S. Open history.
Moore County borders Chatham, Lee, Harnett, Cumberland, Hoke, Scotland, Richmond, Montgomery, and Randolph counties.
Moore County is made up of 706 square miles. 698 of which is land with the remaining 8 as water.
The population of Pinebluff, NC is about 1,300. The population has been steadily increasing since the town was founded.
The elevation of Pinebluff, NC is 443 feet above sea level.
The zip code for Pinebluff, NC is 28373.
The area code for Pinebluff, NC is 910.
Historically speaking Pinebluff and Moore County have voted mostly Republican, with 64% going to Mitt Romney during the 2012 Presidential Election. This represents the trend for the previous four or five elections.
As of 2010, 49% of the population are religiously unafiliated (Nones). About 45% are Protestants with Catholics making up around 6%.
The unemployment rate for Pinebluff is about 6% (2015), making it higher than the state average of around 5%. Retail, construction, and education make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.