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Wilsonville, Alabama

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Welcome to Wilsonville ...

The town of Wilsonville is located in Shelby County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Wilsonville has a population of 1,980 people<1> (see below for details).

Wilsonville is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Wilsonville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Wilsonville: (205)

The ZIP code for Wilsonville: 35186<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilsonville had a population of 1,827 people. This makes Wilsonville the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Wilsonville represents 0.04% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 196th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,827 people, the population of Wilsonville increased 17.79% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,551 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Wilsonville had an population of 1,980 people. This is an increase of 8.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.66% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wilsonville.

Communities near Wilsonville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wilsonville and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Calera   [Map]   13,213   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Chelsea   [Map]   12,059   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Childersburg   [Map]   5,046   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Columbiana   [Map]   4,168   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Harpersville   [Map]   1,681   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Indian Springs Village   [Map]   2,523   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wilsonville.

Communities Also Named Wilsonville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Wilsonville - they are located in Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky (2), Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wilsonville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wilsonville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilsonville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilsonville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wilsonville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilsonville ...

Looking for more information about Wilsonville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wilsonville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Wilsonville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Wilsonville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wilsonville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilsonville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilsonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Wilsonville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wilsonville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Wilsonville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wilsonville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wilsonville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wilsonville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilsonville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2343, Longitude: -86.4839     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wilsonville.



 
 
 

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