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Pittsboro, Indiana - Basic Facts

Pittsboro is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Pittsboro.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Hendricks County at latitude 39.8639 and longitude -86.4669. Hendricks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 942 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Pittsboro (see map) encompass a land area of 2.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pittsboro: Pittsborough, Pittsburg.

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Pittsboro, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 3,066
Population in Households 3,066
Population in Familes 2,739
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,039
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 1,126
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 886
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,186 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 963 (81.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 163 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 60 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $177,610
Average Home Value $201,168


Median Household Income $69,610
Average Household Income $83,568
Per Capita Income $30,095
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.09% 1.43%
Households 1.16% 1.43%
Families 1.49% 1.36%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   1.24%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Pittsboro, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pittsboro to the other 681 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 169 75th
Population Density1 # 444 35th
Diversity Index2 # 337 51st
Median Household Income # 39 94th
Per Capita Income # 62 91st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.