Southern Pines

A serene field with a white fence evokes a peaceful atmosphere.

Welcome to Downtown Southern Pines

A haven for outdoor enthusiasts with a flair for equestrian elegance
Welcome to a place where charm and vibrancy collide! Downtown Southern Pines is a lively hub that combines the charm of small-town living with the hustle and bustle of a burgeoning community. Here, one can indulge in various outdoor activities that resonate with nature enthusiasts. Are you a horse lover? Then you'll find the area's equestrian culture particularly appealing. With beautiful trails and a thriving community of fellow equestrians, it's a perfect blend of rustic elegance and exciting urban life.

What to Love

  • Small-town vibe with fantastic amenities within easy walking distance
  • The bustling atmosphere with plenty of outdoor spots
  • Delicious dining areas and charming stores galore

Local Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Downtown Southern Pines is marked by an array of splendid restaurants and shops that make daily life a delightful experience. It's more than just living; it's embracing a community that mixes casual sophistication with genuine hospitality. Whether you want to go on a shopping spree or enjoy a relaxed meal, this town's got it all.

Dining and Entertainment

Ashten's is a culinary marvel – the perfect place for those who seek great flavors in an intimate setting. Known for its seafood and creative dishes, Ashten's has become a favorite spot for many, thanks to its impeccable service and warm ambiance.
Stepping into Southern Prime, you're enveloped in a rustic charm that's second to none. Known for its steaks cooked to perfection and an extensive wine list, it's a must-visit spot for those seeking a delightful southern dining experience.
Chapman’s is where creativity meets flavor. With a warm atmosphere and an exquisite menu filled with Cajun crawfish fries, burgers, chicken fajitas, and more, every visit is a joyful celebration. It's not just a meal; it's an extraordinary experience!

Are you a craft beer enthusiast? Then, you'll adore Southern Pines Brewery. Offering a variety of uniquely flavorful beers in a warm and welcoming setting, it's the perfect spot to enjoy some great brews with friends.

Things to Do

Enjoy the lively spirit at First Fridays, a monthly gathering presented by the Sunrise Theater that celebrates art, music, and the local community. It's the perfect way to kick off the month with energy and excitement.
SpringFest brings the joy of the season to Downtown Southern Pines. Check out the artwork to find some uniquely incredible. From Downtown Park's serene environment to Weymouth Woods' lush trails, you'll find endless opportunities to revel in nature and community events all year round.

Overview for Southern Pines, NC

15,156 people live in Southern Pines, where the median age is 38.3 and the average individual income is $46,522. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

38.3 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Southern Pines, NC

Southern Pines has 6,767 households, with an average household size of 2.17. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Southern Pines do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 15,156 people call Southern Pines home. The population density is 876.99 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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46.65 / 53.35%

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Schools in Southern Pines, NC

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The following schools are within or nearby Southern Pines. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Moore Montessori Community School
K - 4th
Southern Pines Elementary
3rd - 5th
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
St John Paul II Catholic School
PreK - 8th
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PreK - 5th
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9th - 12th
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