Pilot Township is one of fifteen townships in Surry County, North Carolina. The township had a population of 3,532 according to the 2000 census.
Geographically, Pilot Township occupies 23.1 square miles (60 km2) in eastern Surry County. The only incorporated municipality within Pilot Township is the Town of Pilot Mountain. Pilot Township is named for the landmark peak of Pilot Mountain
Coordinates: 36°22′48″N 80°28′38″W / 36.3799701°N 80.4771472°W / 36.3799701; -80.4771472