Named the Safest City in North Carolina in 2016 and 2017 by The National Council for Home Safety and Security, you will love naming Pinehurst, NC your 'Place to Call Home! World class healthcare abounds in Pinehurst, representing the area's largest industry sector. With several regional health care providers headquartered in Pinehurst such as First Health of the Carolinas, Moore Regional Hospital and Pinehurst Surgical Clinic, you'll find easy access to excellent healthcare services and state of the art medical technologies that are typically exclusive to academic institutions. In Pinehurst, residents have access to one of the top performing public school systems in North Carolina and several private school options.
Of course, we can't mention Pinehurst without highlighting the spectacular Pinehurst Resort where champions and traditions have been made since 1898. The Pinehurst Resort boasts the famous No. 2 Course and is the site of more championships than any other golf course in the United States, including the first-ever the back to back 2014 U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open Championships. Pinehurst Resort is a designated National Landmark, along with the Village of Pinehurst, for its historical, significant role in U.S. golf history.
You will feel right at home with the many cultural events right in town. The Village of Pinehurst Parks & Recreation Department sponsors multiple cultural events each year, including the popular Live after Five concerts, which are held four times a year, hometown parades for 4th of July and St. Patrick’s Day, Oktoberfest and the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Event.
There’s no shortage of family fun in and around the Village of Pinehurst where the outdoors is a playground almost year round with 3 parks with a newly constructed splash pad, a disc golf course, soccer fields, bocce ball court, and tennis courts, Camelot Playground with a castle where children can explore secret passages and tunnel mazes and 7 miles of scenic greenway trails.
Moore County has long been a draw for horse enthusiasts. Major equestrian facilities include The Pinehurst Harness Track, a 111-acre equestrian facility operated by the Village of Pinehurst, where the 2016 Hambletonian Trot Winner trained.
- ELEMENTARY: West Pine Elementary
- MIDDLE: West Pine Middle
- HIGH SCHOOL: Pinecrest High