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Welcome to Wilsonville ...

The town of Wilsonville is located in Shelby County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wilsonville has a population of 2,056 people<2> (see below for details).

Wilsonville is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Wilsonville: (205)

The ZIP code for Wilsonville: 35186<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wilsonville had an population of 2,056 people. This is an increase of 12.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.56% since the 2000 Census).

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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Wilsonville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wilsonville.

  • Pelham [Shelby County]
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    • Pelham [Shelby County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Wilsonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelham have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelham<7>
  • Calera [Shelby County]
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    • Calera [Shelby County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Wilsonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,717 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calera have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calera
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calera<7>
  • Chelsea [Shelby County]
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    • Chelsea [Shelby County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Wilsonville
    • Estimated population in 2015: 12,059 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelsea
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelsea<7>
  • Sylacauga [Talladega County]
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    • Sylacauga [Talladega County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Wilsonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,034 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylacauga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylacauga<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Childersburg [Talladega County]
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      • Childersburg [Talladega County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Wilsonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Childersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Childersburg<7>
    • Columbiana [Shelby County]
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      • Columbiana [Shelby County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Wilsonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbiana have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbiana
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbiana<7>
    • Indian Springs Village [Shelby County]
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      • Indian Springs Village [Shelby County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Wilsonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Springs Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Springs Village
    • Vincent [Shelby County]
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      • Vincent [Shelby County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Wilsonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,213 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vincent have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vincent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vincent<7>
    • Harpersville [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harpersville
      • Harpersville [Shelby County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Wilsonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,727 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harpersville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harpersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harpersville<7>
    • Westover [Shelby County]
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      • Westover [Shelby County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Wilsonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westover

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wilsonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wilsonville.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Wilsonville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilsonville. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wilsonville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wilsonville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Shelby County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Shelby, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilsonville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilsonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wilsonville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wilsonville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilsonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2343, Longitude: -86.4839    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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